Fall 2020 Course Syllabus
Course: CSME-1401- Section: 72D
Orientation to Cosmetology
|COVID 19 Information||The Lamar State College Port Arthur (LSCPA) Student Code of Conduct COVID 19 Policy requires students who have been exposed to COVID 19 or diagnosed with COVID 19 to report their condition on the COVID 19 Notification Form (available via a link on the Student Code of Conduct COVID19 webpage). This information will be provided to the Dean of Student Services. In addition, this policy requires all students to wear face coverings in compliance with the criteria included in the policy. For more information please refer to the COVID 19 link on the LSCPA website.|
|Description||An overview of the skills and knowledge necessary for the field of cosmetology.|
. Shows professional and ethical behavior.( Follows all Cosmetology Department Policies and Procedures)
2. Practices all sanitary and safety measures that protect individual and public health. ( Correctly displays and identifies all Safety and Sanitary Regulations)
3. Demonstrates proficiency in all cosmetology skills.( Demonstrates and practice all skills as assigned by the Instructor)
4. Demonstrates appropriate workforce behaviors.
5. Prepares to pass the State Board requirements.
* Communication skills: Students will demonstrate effective written, oral and visual communication.
* Critical Thinking Skills: Students will engage in creative and/or innovative thinking, and/or inquiry, analysis, evaluation, synthesis of information, organizing concepts and constructing solutions.
* Empirical and Quantitative Skills: Students will demonstrate applications of scientific and mathematical concepts.
* Teamwork: Students will demonstrate the ability to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal and consider different points of view.
* Social Responsibility: Students will demonstrate intercultural competency and civic knowledge by engaging effectively in local, regional, national and/or global communities.
* Personal Responsibility: Students will demonstrate the ability to connect choices, actions and consequences to ethical decision-making.
|Program Student Learning Outcomes||
1. Shows professional and ethical behavior.
2. Practices all sanitary and safety measures that protect individual and public health.
3. Demonstrates proficiency in all cosmetology skills.
4. Demonstrates appropriate workforce behaviors.
5. Prepares to pass the State Board requirements
Textbook Purchasing Statement: A student attending Lamar State College Port Arthur is not under any obligation to purchase a textbook from the college-affiliated bookstore. The same textbook may also be available from an independent retailer, including an online retailer.
Miladys Standard Cosmetology 2016 Textbook
Miladys Standard Cosmetology 2016 Theory Workbook
Miladys Standard Cosmetology 2016 Exam Review Book
TDLR Cosmetology Rules and Regulations Book
Week 1 ;Chapter 1-4
Week 2 :Chapter 5
Week 3: Chapter 9
Week 4: Chapter10
Week 5 Chapter 25
Week 6Chapter 25
Week 7 Chapter 25
Week 8 Chapter 26
Week 9 Chapter 26
Week 10 Chapter28
Week 11 Chapter 17
Week 12 Chapter 17
Week13 Chapter 17
Week 14 Chapter17
Week 15 Chapter 17
Week 16 Final Exam
Week 1: Course introduction; syllabus review;
Intro begin Chapters 1-4
Week 2:Chapter 5
Learning proper sanitation and sanitation rules.
Unit Exams 1-5
Week 3: Learn Structure of the nails.
Learn Manicure Table Set-up
Week 4: Learn Nail disorders and disease, Unit Exam Chapter 9-10.
Week 5: Chapter 25 Manicure procedure
Week 6 :Chapter 25: Manicure Procedure exam
Week 7: Chapter25 Unit Exam
Week 8: Chapter 26 Pedicure Procedure
Week 9: Chapter 26 Unit Exam
Week 10 Chapter 28 Learn acrylic nail application
Week 11 Chapter 28 Unit Exam
Week 12 Chapter 17 Learn Roller Placement, Roller Set
Week 13 Chapter 17 Roller Set Practical Exam
Learn Blowdry,Flat Iron and Curling Iron
Week 14 Chapter 17 Fingerwave, Pin Curls
Week 15 Chapter 17 Hair Wrapping,Hair Styling
Week 16 Final Exams
|Final Exam Date||December 8, 2021 - 12:30 PM Through December 8, 2021 - 2:00 PM|
|Grading Scale||90 - 100=A 80 - 89=B 70 - 79=C 60 - 69=D Below 59 = F|
Unit Exams 30%
Skills Assignment 30%
Special Assignment 10%
Final Exam 20%
I will not discuss your grades over the phone or by email. If you want to discuss your grades, you must come to my office, in person.
The time clock is used for TDLR attendance verification. 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.
Upon clocking in, all students must be in their assigned classroom or lab and on task at all times.
Students must clock out for their 30 minute lunch break.
Failure to clock out and in after break or lunch may result in an absence.
Students not clocking out for lunch will be in violation and disciplinary action will be taken.
Every student MUST have a copy of the required textbooks by the second week of class. The student will still be responsible for any assignments given.
Students are responsible for completing all assigned reading assignments. Read over chapters PRIOR to class even if reading was not assigned.
Class participation is required. It is important to be active within the course.
Assignments: All assignments must be submitted on the scheduled time (Online & Face to Face). Any assignments emailed after the scheduled time will receive a late penalty of -30 points.
Assignments, Exams and due dates will be posted on Blackboard. Check your notifications, announcements
and email daily.
Please contact your instructor if you are having problems with the class, material, or internet.
Exams: Make-up exams will NOT be given. All exams must be taken on the day that it is assigned and within the time frame listed. Please see your instructor before the scheduled exam if there is a problem.
Students are responsible for all materials covered in class. If you quit coming to class and do not officially withdraw, your grades will be averaged, and you will receive the grade represented by this average.
Administrative details are your responsibility.
*DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO COMPLETE CLASSWORK, ONLINE ASSIGNMENTS AND EXAMS. *
* COMPUTER FAILURE AND LACK OF INTERNET ACCESS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE EXCUSES FOR MISSED ASSIGNMENTS, PROJECTS, QUIZZES, EXAMS, ETC *
Dress Code Policy
Black scrub top and black scrub pants, black lab jacket or vest.
A black skirt may be worn, below the knee.
Scrub pants must be hemmed and not dragging the floor.
Approved LSC-PA or Cosmetology t-shirts may be worn.
(Please refer to the Cosmetology Student handbook for additional information)
Student out of dress code will clock out until in compliance.
1. Students may NOT use their cell phone/smart watch during theory and lab time.
Cell phones/Smart Watches are not allowed on the lab floor, theory classroom during theory, in your pocket, or supply caddie.
When not in use, cell phones/smart watches should be turned off or on silent.
Students may use their cellphones/smart watch on BREAK and BREAK ONLY and in designated areas ONLY. (Theory classroom, break room, gazebo area)
2. Cell phones/ Smart watch are not to ring, vibrate, or even be seen or displayed while you are on the clock. This applies to your lockers as well.
3. Office phones and the front desk phones are off limits to all students unless authorized by an instructor.
For emergencies call the Ms. Smith 409-984-6402, front desk: 409-984-6403 or the main number: 409-983-4921 or 800-477-5872, and Lamar security will be sent with the message.
Students are responsible for the cleanliness and sanitation of their tools and equipment throughout the day. All students are required to participate in general sanitation and patron protection before, during and after each service.
1. Wiping your mirror using glass cleaner
2.Wiping down hydraulic chair (seat and base of the chair).
3. Wiping down your station
4. Wiping down and cleaning out your supply caddy.
5. Keeping your area swept and free of hair at all times
Classroom Policy: See Student Handbook
Disciplinary Action for Cellphone, Sanitation, Classroom and Lab Policies:
1st offense: A verbal and written notification
2nd & additional offenses: A written Notification and half day suspension
1. Stealing: Theft or destruction of property will not be tolerated;
Automatic dismissal from the program, with a one-year suspension from the college.
2. Disrespectful, disruptive behavior, and profanity will not be tolerated;
The student will be written up for the first offense. A second offense will result in a one-day suspension. Further offenses will require a meeting with the instructor, program coordinator, and department chair.
3. Violent behavior towards another student, client, or an instructor will not be tolerated; Automatic dismissal from the program with a one-year suspension from the college.
It is vitally important that you read, understand and follow the policies of LSC-PA Cosmetology Student Handbook. see your instructor for any additional information.
(Fall 2020 Due to the Coronavirus, the attendance policy has been modified for a Hybrid Class)
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 fulfill all necessary requirements needed.
Poor attendance is a leading reason for termination from a job in all areas of employment. With this factor in mind, the instructor monitors student course activity daily.
Attendance is 10% and 30% Skills together for a total of 40% of your overall grade, and will be monitored daily. (Online & Face to Face)
Lab/Face to Face Time: 2 days a week for a total of 12 hours. Online Theory / Lab: At least 22 hours a week. (Theory, Assignments, Video Lectures, Hands on Related Videos) Total hours for the week: 34 hours
Lab Schedule: Phase I - Monday & Wednesday Phase II - Tuesday & Thursday
Time: 9 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
(Please arrive 15 minutes early to be screened before clocking in; Washing/Sanitizing Hands, Temperature Checked Daily, and submit Screening Form)
Lunch Schedule: 11:00 11:30 or 11:30 12:00
Afternoon Break: 1:30 1:45
Consult with your instructor in advance if you know you will be absent, any days missed must be made up online through Blackboard, Microsoft Teams Video Discussions, Quizlet/Quizlet Live etc.
Texas Department of Licensing & Regulations (TDLR) mandates documentation is available for the State Inspector showing attendance, theory and practical skills for online and face to face.
Texas Department of Licensing & Regulations mandates the completion and passing of all the registered modules (courses) to be eligible to take the state board exam.
Lamar State College-Port Arthur mandates the completion and passing of all Cosmetology classes with a C or better to attain the knowledge and skills needed to pass your State board exam.
|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.|
|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 the Office for Disability Services 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.|