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    Florida State College at Jacksonville
  Jun 27, 2022
2021-2022 Catalog [Aug. 2021-Aug. 2022] 
2021-2022 Catalog [Aug. 2021-Aug. 2022]
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COS 0001 - Cosmetology Phase I

This concepts course provides students with the beginning theoretical principles and practical procedures of cosmetology. Manipulative skills, safety requirements, and sanitary measures are presented. Students receive practice on mannequins and each other. This course provides students with an introduction to the histology of skin and hair. Students will be able to analyze skin, scalp and hair conditions involving fellow students. This course will teach students the correct method of preparing a client for a shampoo service, the correct analysis of hair types and condition, the correct products to use and the performance of scalp manipulations, shampooing and rinsing techniques. Students will learn to identify haircutting implements and their use and safe handling. Students will also learn to perform basic haircutting techniques and hairstyles. This course provides students with an introduction to wet hair styling, hair shaping, facial massage techniques, electricity, and permanent wave wrapping. Students will learn the structure of nails, nail diseases and disorders. Students will also learn to use professional manicuring and pedicuring implements and to practice safety and sanitation procedures. (CBE)

Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: COS 0001L
Credit Hours: None
Contact Hours: 225
Conditions: None
Degrees Offered: C.C.

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