Feb 20, 2020  
2019 - 2020 Cowley College Academic Catalog 
    
2019 - 2020 Cowley College Academic Catalog

COS5106 COSMETOLOGY II COURSE PROCEDURE


COS5106 COSMETOLOGY II

11 Credit Hours

Student Level:

This course is open to students on the college level in sophomore year.

Catalog Description:

COS5106 - Cosmetology II (11hr)

Instruction consists of 375 clock hours in hair design analysis, wet design techniques, and thermal design techniques; nail growth structure and diseases, disorders and conditions of the nails including hand and feet services, and artificial and natural nail care; change hair texture chemically to add or adjust or remove curl from the hair. Students will style wigs and hair pieces to meet the client’s needs. Student will also be able to perform all infection control and safety issues associated with all the services listed above.

Course Classification:

Lecture/Lab Combo

Prerequisites:

Students must complete COS5105 Cosmetology I with a grade of C or above.

Controlling Purpose:

Cosmetology 2 is being offered so the student will know how to: perform a hair design analysis, wet design techniques and thermal design techniques and long hair design techniques; recognize nail growth structure and diseases, disorders and conditions of the nails including hand and feet services and artificial and natural nail care; change hair texture chemically to add or adjust or remove curl from the hair. Students will style wigs and hair pieces to meet the clients ‘needs. Student will also be able to perform all infection control and safety issues associated with all the services listed above. Students must complete Cosmetology 11, COS 5106 with a grade of C or above to take Cosmetology 111 COS 5107.

Learner Outcomes:

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

Unit Outcomes for Criterion Based Evaluation:

The following defines the minimum core content not including the final examination period. Instructors may add other content as time allows.

UNIT 1: Performing Salon Coordinator Functions

Outcomes: The student will gain familiarity with the front desk operations of a salon.

  • Open salon
  • Answer and make telephone calls
  • Greet clients
  • Schedule appointments for clients
  • Receive payments for services and products
  • Maintain reception area
  • Maintain inventory and sell retail products
  • Explain salon policies to clients
  • Process mail outs
  • Close salon

UNIT 2: Shampooing, Conditioning, Cutting and Styling Hair

Outcomes: The student will gain familiarity with the sculpting and styling of hair.

  • Style hair using thermal equipment and pressing comb
  • Sculpt hair using razor, shear and tapering shear
  • Set hair using pin curlers
  • Set hair using rollers
  • Mold hair using fingers and comb (finger waves)
  • Style hair in keeping with latest trends (high styling)

UNIT 3: Performing Wig Services

Outcomes: The student will gain familiarity with the services for wigs and hairpieces.

  • Shampoo human hair wig or hairpiece
  • Condition human hair wig or hairpiece
  • Clean and condition synthetic wig or hairpiece.
  • Shape wig or hairpiece
  • Set wig or hairpiece
  • Style wig or hairpiece on client’s head

UNIT 4:  Caring for Skin, Hands and Feet (Facials, Manicures, and Pedicures)

Outcomes:  The student will gain familiarity with the services for hand and feet care.

  • Shape and arch eyebrows with tweezers
  • Remove hair using wax depilatory
  • Repair nails
  • Give manicures
  • Apply polish
  • Apply artificial nails
  • Remove artificial nails
  • Give a pedicure

UNIT 5: Permanent Waving and Relaxing Hair

Outcomes: The student will gain familiarity with the services for adding or removing texture in the hair.

  • Consult with client
  • Section pattern appropriate for head and density
  • Select rods and solution for desired perm
  • Test skin for sensitivity to perm/relaxer
  • Perform a preliminary strand test for perm/relaxer
  • Give a permanent wave
  • Give a partial perm
  • Give a body wave
  • Relax permed hair
  • Chemically relax over-curly hair

Projects Required:

Textbook:

Contact Bookstore for current textbook.

Materials/Equipment Required:

  1. 25 mannequins
  2. Overhead projector
  3. Student Basic Kit and tools, and hair components and mannequins
  4. Shampoo bowl and chair and hair products
  5. Styling station and hydraulic chair
  6. Pneumopatter II
  7. PN8D Nemectron facial chair
  8. Magnaderm facial unit
  9. Infra red lamps
  10. Therabath and hand products
  11. Cirepil wax heater and wax products
  12. Magnifier lamp
  13. Pedicure bath and products for artificial nails
  14. Jupiter U30
  15. Firmator 5
  16. Pressing combs and heaters and hair products
  17. Wave maker, crimping & Z irons
  18. Nail art supplies
  19. Master high frequency unit
  20. Manicure table and chair
  21. Hot oil manicure heaters
  22. Assorted permanent wave rods
  23. VCR and DVD machine, computer and monitor, keyboard, projector and screen

Attendance Policy:

Students should adhere to the attendance policy outlined by the instructor in the course syllabus.

Grading Policy:

The grading policy will be outlined by the instructor in the course syllabus.

Maximum class size:

Based on classroom occupancy

Course Timeframe:

The U.S. Department of Education, Higher Learning Commission and the Kansas Board of Regents define credit hour and have specific regulations that the college must follow when developing, teaching and assessing the educational aspects of the college. A credit hour is an amount of work represented in intended learning outcomes and verified by evidence of student achievement that is an institutionally-established equivalency that reasonably approximates not less than one hour of classroom or direct faculty instruction and a minimum of two hours of out-of-class student work for approximately fifteen weeks for one semester hour of credit or an equivalent amount of work over a different amount of time. The number of semester hours of credit allowed for each distance education or blended hybrid courses shall be assigned by the college based on the amount of time needed to achieve the same course outcomes in a purely face-to-face format.

Refer to the following policies:

402.00 Academic Code of Conduct

263.00 Student Appeal of Course Grades

403.00 Student Code of Conduct

Disability Services Program: 

Cowley College, in recognition of state and federal laws, will accommodate a student with a documented disability. If a student has a disability which may impact work in this class which requires accommodations, contact the Disability Services Coordinator.