2014-15 Catalog

Cosmetology Teacher

Certificate

www.sandburg.edu/academics/cosmetology

This program is designed for the individual who is already a licensed cosmetologist in Illinois and who has two or more years of employment experience within the past five years. The program is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Persons who satisfactorily complete this curriculum must take a state required exam to become a licensed cosmetology teacher as stipulated by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
Admission to the Program: Limited

First-Time Enrollees

  1. Complete an application for general admission to the College and, if desired, apply for financial aid.
  2. Complete an application for admission to the Cosmetology Teacher program.
  3. Complete the placement exam, COMPASS. Students must meet or exceed minimum established scores on COMPASS to qualify for admission.
  4. Provide documentation of Illinois Cosmetology license and required employment experience.
  5. Meet with an advisor/counselor to select classes and complete the registration process.
     

Admission to the Program:  Limited

Department of Career, Technical & Health Education
2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
Galesburg, IL 61401
Phone: 309.345.3500
welcomecenter@sandburg.edu

Certificate

Program Curriculum

COS.201Student Teaching Fundamentals6
COS.202Supervised Teaching3
COS.203Business Procedures2.5
COS.204Educational Psychology - Cos Teachers3
COS.205Teaching Methods-Cos Teacher5
Total Program Requirement19.5

NOTE: Students enrolled in the Cosmetology Teacher program must complete all COS courses with a grade of "C" or better in order to register for subsequent courses.

(Students who do not expect to complete their degree within five years should refer to the Graduation Requirements section in this catalog.)

Hr/Wk
Lect/
Disc
Hr/Wk
Clin
Lab
Sem
Cr
Hr

Courses

COS.101 Introduction to Cosmetology Theory55

This course is designed to provide an introduction to cosmetology which includes the areas of professional development, salon ecology, chemistry, salon business, electricity, trichology, design decisions, and hair sculpture. Admission to the Cosmetology program is required.
Offered: Fall or Spring
Prerequisites: A COMPASS Reading score of 83 or higher or RDG.096 with a grade of C or better, or or ACT Reading score of 20 or higher. COMPASS Writing score of 38 or higher or ENG.098 with a grade of C or better. A COMPASS Pre-algebra score of 47 or higher or MAT.090 with a grade of C or better, and a COMPASS Algebra score of 26 or higher or MAT.090 with a grade of C or better.
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.102 Introduction to Cosmetology Lab598

This course introduces the student to the basic cosmetology skills and design principles while primarily learning with peers and manikins. Admission to the Cosmetology program is required.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in COS.101
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.103 Preclinical Cosmetology217

This course provides the student an opportunity to put into practice the principles learned in COS 101 and COS 102. Admission to the Cosmetology program is required.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in COS.101 and COS.102
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.111 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Theory55

This course focuses on cosmetology theory relating to hairstyling, wigs and hair addition, chemical texturizing, hair color, nails, and skin.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.101
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.112 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Lab598

This course is designed to obtain proficiency and skills in cosmetology principles while working with peers and manikins.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.102
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.113 Technical Aspects of Cosmetology Clinic217

This course is a laboratory experience where the student has opportunity to put into practice principles learned in COS 111 and COS 112.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.103
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.121 Cosmetology Theory1.512

This course is designed to provide an introduction to cosmetology which includes the areas of professional development, salon ecology, chemistry, salon business.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.122 Cosmetology Lab7.52.5

This course introduces the part-time and vocational-tech student to basic cosmetology skills and design principles.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.123 Cosmetology Lab103.5

This course provides the student an opportunity to put into practice the principles learned in COS 121 and 122.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.131 Cosmetology Theory1.512

This course is designed to provide an introduction to cosmetology which includes are areas of electricity, trichology, design decisions, and hair sculpture.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.132 Cosmetology Lab7.52.5

This course introduces the opportunity for part-time and vo-tech students to put into practice the principles learned in COS 131.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.133 Cosmetology Lab103.5

This course provides the student an opportunity to put into practice the principles learned in COS 131 and 132.
Offered: As Needed
Prerequisites: COS.123
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.141 Cosmetology Theory1.512

This course focuses on cosmetology theory relating to hairstyling, wigs and hair additions, chemical texturizing, and chemical restructurizing.
Offered: As Needed
Prerequisites: COS.131
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.142 Cosmetology Lab7.52.5

This course is the third in a sequence of cosmetology labs. It is designed to obtain proficiency and skill in cosmetology principles.
Offered: As Needed
Prerequisites: COS.132
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.143 Cosmetology Lab103.5

This course provides the student an opportunity to put into practice the principles learned in COS141.
Offered: As Needed
Prerequisites: COS.121
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.151 Cosmetology Theory1.512

This course is designed to cover cosmetology theory relating to chemistry as applied to cosmetology, artificial hair, salon management, electricity and light therapy, and removing superfluous hair.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.121
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.152 Cosmetology Lab7.52.5

This course is the fourth in a sequence of cosmetology labs. It is designed to obtain proficiency and skill in cosmetology principles.
Offered: As Needed
Prerequisites: COS.142
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.153 Cosmetology Lab103.5

This course provides the student an opportunity to put into practice the principles learned in COS 151 and 152.
Offered: As Needed
Prerequisites: COS.121
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.161 Concepts of Cosmetology Theory33

This course is designed to cover cosmetology theory encompassing Illinois law, cells, anatomy, and physiology.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.101 with a grade of C or better
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.162 Concepts of Cosmetology Lab194

This course explores cosmetology skills and knowledge to include retail sales, long hair design, advanced men's & women's haircutting, advanced color techniques and client consultation.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.112
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.163 Concents of Cosmetology Clinic93

This course provides the student an opportunity to put into practice the principles learned in COS 161 and 162. Admission to the Cosmetology program is required.
Offered: Fall or Spring or Summer
Prerequisites: COS.113
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.201 Student Teaching Fundamentals366

This course is structured to provide student teachers with the knowledge of how to prepare and organize subject matter to be presented on a unit-by-unit basis. The student teacher should become familiar with lecturing, demonstrating, testing, and giving assignments both in theory and practical application. This course may only be taken with consent of the instructor.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.202 Supervised Teaching163

This course is structured to give the student teacher the opportunity to present theory and practical demonstrations to cosmetology students in the basic cosmetology curriculum. The student teacher will need to recognize potential problems and make changes in the presentation to help the students. This course may only be taken with instructor consent.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.203 Business Procedures212.5

In this course, the student will become familiar with business methods which include inventory, record keeping, interviewing, supplies and The Illinois Barber, Cosmetology & Esthetics Act of 1985 and 68 Ill. Adm. Code 1175. This course may only be taken with instructor consent.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.204 Educational Psychology - Cos Teachers33

This course will include topics in the educational objectives, student characteristics and development, the learning process and an evaluation of learning which relates to teaching Cosmetology. This course may only be taken with instructor consent.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

COS.205 Teaching Methods-Cos Teacher365

This course examines the different methods of teaching and learning as they apply to education in the area of Cosmetology. The individual will study lesson planning and design, lesson delivery, assessment of learning performance, classroom management, student motivation and classroom climate. This course may only be taken with instructor consent.
Offered: As Needed
Applicable toward graduation at Sandburg where program structure permits:
Degree or Certificate: AAS, AGS, and Certificates where applicable.
General Education -- Not Applicable

Kirchgessner, Barbara K
instructor, cosmetology
coordinator of cosmetology

Ulm, Donald D
instructor, cosmetology