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COSM 758 –  Adv. Techniques/Photo Shoot (CRN: 55974) at  College of San Mateo for Summer 2023

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COSM 758 Advanced Techniques/Photo Shoot

Study of theoretical and practical application of: intermediate to advanced techniques in hair, make-up, nails and health and safety provisions prescribed by the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology as applied to a professional photo shoot group project. Students practice critical thinking skills to create a group theme, identify, apply, and utilize correct products and equipment. Emphasis is placed on learning professional group dynamics and photo shoot etiquette creating a work-based learning experience that will prepare students for future employment. A materials fee as shown in the Schedule of Classes is payable upon registration.

Units: 3.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 40-45
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: COSM 712 and COSM 722
Corequisites: None

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Department: Cosmetology

Number of Units: 3.5


The courses described below are open only to those students accepted in the Cosmetology Program. Completion of the tenth grade or equivalent required by California Board of Barbering and cosmetology; completion of the twelfth grade is recommended. A grade of C or higher is necessary for progression in the sequence of courses. Concurrent enrollment in ESL classes is strongly advised for nonnative speakers.

Upon successful completion of the program, including satisfactory performance on a comprehensive mock board examination including both theory and practical performance, the candidate receives a Certificate in Cosmetology and is eligible to write for the California Bureau of Cosmetology licensing examination.

Note: Applicants for the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology licensure must be 17 years of age or older

Fee Description Type Amount
Mat'ls Fee CSM Cosmetology Flat Fee $35
AA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 06/12-07/20
Meeting Time: 8:00am-9:35am
Days: M, T, W, Th
Building: 05 Room: 0202
Instructor: Kimberly Salido
AA - Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Meeting Date: 06/12-07/20
Meeting Time: 9:50am-11:55am
Days: M, T, W, Th
Building: 05 Room: 0260
Instructor: Kimberly Salido
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class June 14, 2023
Last day to drop with a section refund June 13, 2023
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript June 14, 2023
Last day to withdraw with a W July 12, 2023
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option
(If applicable to the course)
July 20, 2023
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