Fall 2018 Course Syllabus
Course: CSME-1547- Section: 01
Principles of Skin Care-Facials and Related Theory
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Instructor Information
Instructor Sherry LeJeune
Phone(409) 984-6507
Location:Cosmetology - Room: 111
Hours:M-F 7:00-7:30 A.M.
Chair:Sheila Guillot
Phone:(409) 984-6381
Course Information
Description In-depth coverage if the theory and practice of skin care, facials, and cosmetics.
Prerequisites CSME 1410, 1501, 1553, 2202(first semester courses) Must have a passing grade (C or better) in order to take CSME 1547, 2340, 2410, 2501.

Learning Outcomes (PSLO #1) Shows professional and ethical behavior.
CSLO-Student will display professionalism in the treatment room. This will be measure by the acquisition of skill grades.

(PSLO #3) Demonstrates proficiency in all cosmetology skills.
CSLO-Student will demonstrate a European facial. This will be measured by rubric.
CSLO- Identify skin disorders and diseases which will be measured by Chapter 17 Unit exam and by Quizlet exam.
CSLO- Recite all layers and sub-layers of the skin which will be measured by Chapter 19 Exam.

(PSLO #1) Demonstrates appropriate workforce behaviors.
CSLO-Report correct product selection according to skin type. This will be measured by rubric.

(PSLO #4) Prepares to pass the State Board requirements.
CSLO- Detect the correct way to perform massage manipulations without
causing damage to the underlying tissue. This will be measured by rubric.

PSLO Alpha- cometology vocabulary word acquisition.

Core Objectives
Program Student Learning Outcomes Cosmetology

PSLO: Alpha Pre/Post test
PSLO: 1-Shows professional and ethical behavior.
PSLO: 2-Practices all sanitary and safety measures that protect individual and public health.
PSLO: 3-Demonstrates proficiency in all cosmetology skills.
PSLO: 4-Prepares to pass State Board Requirements.
Textbooks Required Textbooks Milady's Standard Cosmetology Textbook, Workbook and Exam Review. TDLR Rules and Regulations Book.

Lecture Topics
Week 1- Waxing and brow and lash tinting
Week2- Chapter 17 and Chapter 19
Week 3- Facial skills
Week 4- Facial skills cont.
Major Assignments
Week 1: Course introduction; syllabus review; waxing Unit exam

Week 2: Chapter 17 and Chapter 19 Unit Exam

Week 3:Facial lab work
Week 4: Final Exam

Final Exam Date October 29, 2018 - 8:00 AM   Through  October 29, 2018 - 8:00 AM
Grading Scale  90 - 100=A    80 - 89=B    70 - 79=C     60 - 69=D    Below 59 = F
Determination of
Final Grade
Weekly Skills 30%

Unit Exams 35%

Special Assignments 15%

Final Exam 20%
Course Policies
Instructor Policies It is vitally important that you become very familiar with the Cosmetology Policies. It is your responsability to become familiar with these policies and abide by them at all times. Failure to abide by these policies can result in your removal from this program.

Regular class attendance is important to the attainment of the educational objectives of the college. The cosmetology program has formulated an attendance policy that is consistent with the objectives of the program and the needs of the student to accumulate clock hours. In reality, there are no excused absences in Cosmetology. TDLR requires that a student can only acquire clock hours if they are under the direction of a licensed Cosmetology instructor and show proof of their clock hours. If you are not in attendance, you will fall short on your hours and education. Students must make every attempt to be on time and in class each day. It’s the student’s responsibility to make up assignments and any hours missed.

As a courtesy, an instructor will make every attempt to open the clock at 7:15 a.m. to allow students the opportunity to make-up additional minutes.

Note: This is a courtesy, not a requirement.

Students may clock in as soon as the clock is turned on until 8 a.m.

Students are tardy at 8:01 a.m. Students who are tardy will not be allowed to clock in until AFTER FIRST BREAK AT 9:45 a.m.

Tardy students will be counted absent at 9:46 a.m.

A.M. absences may NOT clock until 12:00 p.m., unless authorized by an instructor.

Upon clocking in, the student must be on the lab floor on task.

Students must clock out for their lunch breaks. Students not clocking out for lunch will be in violation and written up. Failure to clock in after break or lunch will result in a loss of hours.

Each student is assigned a code to clock in; it is your responsibility to clock in and out each day. No student may clock in or out for another. This is considered stealing and both students will be written up and removed from the program.
Students are responsible for all materials covered in class. If you quit coming to class and do not officially drop, your grades will be averaged, and you will receive the grade represented by this average. Administrative details are your responsibility (You must officially drop the course).

Make-up exams will NOT be given. If you miss an exam BECAUSE of an EXCUSED ABSENCE, your lowest Unit Exam grade will be used for the missed exam. You can only miss ONE exam per class with an excused absence (excluding the final). Student must be present for all final exams.

Excused absences include medical and family emergencies and are determined at the instructor's discretion. Written proof from a physician will be required for medical and family emergencies in order to substitute the score for missed exam ONLY. Documentation must be turned in to your instructor upon your return the following morning.
Tardies and Absences Disciplinary Action:

176 Contact Hour Courses are limited to 4 half days: 3 tardies equal half day absence.

CSME 1501, 1547, 1553, & 2501

160 Contact Hour Courses are limited to 3 half days: 2 tardies equal half day absence.

CSME 1410 & 2410

96 Contact hour Course are limited to 2 half days: 1 tardy equals half day absence

CSME 2343 & 2202


1st Offense: Written notification will be given and the student will lose half day off clock time. 2nd Offense: Written notification and the student will lose 5 points off final grade. 3rd offense: Written notification and the student will lose 5 additional points off final grade. 4th (and any additional absences) Written notification and 1 day loss of clock hours. Please Note: In order to fulfill state licensing requirements, and the fact that becoming deficient in clock hours will affect your ability to progress in the program. Students with less than 500 clock hours, will not be allowed to progress in the program.

Academic Honesty Academic honesty is expected from all students, and dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated. Please consult the LSC-PA policies (Section IX, subsection A, in the Faculty Handbook) for consequences of academic dishonesty.
Facility Policies
  1. No food or tobacco products are allowed in the classroom.

  2. Only students enrolled in the course are allowed in the classroom, except by special instructor permission.

  3. Use of electronic devices is prohibited.
Important Information
ADA Considerations The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal anti-discrimination statute that provides comprehensive civil rights for persons with disabilities. Among other things, this legislation requires that all students with disabilities be guaranteed a learning environment that provides for reasonable accommodation of their disabilities. If you believe you have a disability requiring an accommodation, please contact the Special Populations Coordinator, Room 231, in the Madison Monroe Building. The phone number is (409) 984-6241.
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HB 2504 This syllabus is part of LSC-PA's efforts to comply with Texas House Bill 2504.