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2019-2020 Course Catalog 
2019-2020 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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COS 1070 - Nail Clinic/License Preparation

Credits: 4
Hours/Week: Lecture 2 Lab 4
Course Description: This course provides students the opportunity in the Century College clinic to apply theories and skills learned throughout the nail program. Emphasis will be placed on speed, accuracy, and proper selection of nail products to prepare students for the salon, the state licensing exam, and certification of skills. Students must be able to perform physical tasks to complete course requirements.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): COS 1010 , COS 1051  or concurrent enrollment.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Advanced nail care.
  2. Artificial nail application with tip.
  3. Certification of skills.
  4. Hazardous waste.
  5. Manicuring and pedicuring.
  6. Minnesota Cosmetology Law and Rule.
  7. Review diseases and disorders.
  8. Safety and sanitation procedures.
  9. Sculptured nail applications.

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

  1. practice skill development for nail care.
  2. demonstrate skill development in manicure, pedicure, and artificial nails.
  3. demonstrate professional development.
  4. prepare for school final and state exam.
  5. prepare for certification of skills.
  6. perform proper safety and sanitation procedures.
  7. complete hours and services needed for program completion.
  8. demonstrate safe handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.

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

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