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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
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COS 1067 - Clinic VIII

Credits: 2
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab 4
Course Description: This is the eighth clinical course in an eight-course sequence. This course provides students the opportunity in the Century College clinic to apply theories and skills learned throughout the program. Emphasis will be placed on speed, accuracy, and proper selection of chemicals and services to prepare students for the salon. Students must be able to perform physical tasks to complete course requirements.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): Minimum of 750 hours in Cosmetology or instructor consent.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Chemicals for application.
  2. Communication skills.
  3. Finishing skills.
  4. Hair color formulation, permanent wave, hair color, nail care, skin care, chemical relax.
  5. Hazardous waste.
  6. Minnesota laws and rules as related to the practice of cosmetology.
  7. Professional ethics and attitudes.
  8. Retail skills.
  9. Safety and sanitation procedures in the salon.
  10. Skill and speed required for employment.

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. demonstrate advanced skills in hair, skin, and nail services.
  2. demonstrate professionalism in client relationships and performance on the job.
  3. perform required tasks with minimal supervision in a simulated salon setting.
  4. demonstrate an increase in speed and accuracy of skills for the job market.
  5. demonstrate finishing skills.
  6. perform proper safety and sanitation.
  7. demonstrate safe handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.
  8. demonstrate decision making skills regarding selection and application of product for clients.

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