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COS 1025 - Preclinic Hair Color

Credits: 3
Hours/Week: Lecture 2 Lab 2
Course Description: This course provides an understanding of temporary, semi-permanent, and permanent hair color services as well as hair lightening and corrective color. Students must be able to perform physical tasks to complete course requirements.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): Course placement into ENGL 0950  and RDNG 0950  or above OR completion of RDNG 0940  with a grade of C or higher OR course placement into ESOL 0051  and ESOL 0052  and ESOL 1033  OR completion of ESOL 0041  with a grade of C or higher and ESOL 0042  with a grade of C or higher and ESOL 0043  with a grade of C or higher. COS 1000  or concurrently enrolled.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Application of hair color.
  2. Complete record cards.
  3. Hazardous waste.
  4. Ingredients in hair color.
  5. Lightening hair color.
  6. Mixing hair color and lighteners.
  7. Permanent hair color.
  8. Precautions and safety procedures.
  9. Procedure for foiling and cap highlighting.
  10. Sanitation procedures.
  11. Selecting proper hair color-consultation.
  12. Semi-permanent hair color.
  13. Temporary hair color.
  14. Virgin and retouch applications.

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

  1. describe basic knowledge of different types of hair color.
  2. identify proper sanitation procedures.
  3. demonstrate safe handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.
  4. explain steps for hair color consultation.
  5. demonstrate proper application procedures for all types of hair color.
  6. explain color selection techniques.
  7. demonstrate hair lightening and highlighting procedures.
  8. practice proper hair color safety precautions.

Competency 1 (1-6)
Competency 2 (7-10)

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