PROGRAM PURPOSE For the student to acquire a broad knowledge of both the science and art of Cosmetology, and be able to use the knowledge as a foundation to be successful in the profession of Cosmetology. For the student to develop his/her physical dexterity and manipulative skills and develop loyalty and enthusiasm for the profession For the student to acquire ethical standards and work to achieve ability through diligent practice, continuous study, hard work and perseverance, and be able to use his or her initiative to produce professional results. To prepare students for the Delaware or Maryland State Board of Cosmetologists examination and entry level employment.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Cosmetology is the cosmetic treatment of the skin, hair and nails. The art of Cosmetology is the actual performance of the many beauty cultural practices. To derive the utmost benefit from Cosmetology practical performance, demonstration and practice are employed in conjunction with the study of theory.
INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS Methods of lecture, demonstration, drill, role play, discussion, handouts - assignment sheets - job sheets, audio/visual aids, student participation, question and answer, and textbook/workbook will be utilized.
TEACHING STRATEGY Using the chalkboard, audio/visual aids, and live models whenever possible Introducing new material in a manner to which the student may relate. Giving special attention to slow learners Encouraging questions, explaining new words, terms, techniques, implements, and equipment requiring that students take notes Using demonstration that includes student participation listing new words on chalkboard.
STUDENT ACTIVITY Requires note taking, drills, role play, discussion, homework and reading assignments. Hands-on practice sessions and performance of laboratory services Examinations and evaluations in practical and theory.