House Bill 2504

Spring 2011 Course Syllabus

CSME-1501-02 (Orientation Cosmetology)

Faculty Information
SemesterSpring 2011
InstructorCathey, Donna F.
Phone(409) 984-6409
E-mailveillondf@lamarpa.edu
Department
Cosmetology
Chair:Michael Trahan
Telephone:(409) 984-6378
E-mail:trahanma@lamarpa.edu
Office
Hours:Mon.-Thurs. 4:00-4:30
Building:Cosmetology (PACB)
Room #:115 A
Course Information
Course ID #10245
Course Subject-Number-SectionCSME-1501-02
Course TitleOrientation Cosmetology
Course Description An overview of the skills and knowledge necessary for the field of cosmetology.
Course Prerequisites T.B. Skin Test results, $25.00 fee for Texas Cosmetology Student Permit, 3 small pictures of student.
Required Textbooks Miladay's Standard Textbook of Cosmetology -2002 Edition, Theory Workbook, Exam Review Book and Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation Book.
Learning Objectives Demonstrate introductry skills, professional ethics, safety and sanitation procedures. Understand and comply with the laws and rules of the state licensing agency (TDLR).
Major Assignments Research topics assigned for special assignment presentation.

Skill assignments for lab.

Discussion Topics Current styling trends.

Salon procedures.

State board requirements.

Classic styling methods.

Attendance Policy Research has shown a cause and effect relationship between attendance and college success. A student with three absences may be dropped from class. *See also Cosmetology Program Policies.

Determination of Final Grade 25% Unit Exams, 25% Skill Objectives, 25% Special Assignments and 25% Final Exam.
Final Exam Date February 17, 2011 - 8:00 AM
Campus Policies
Lamar State College - Port Arthur

Mission Statement

Lamar State College-Port Arthur is an open-access, comprehensive public two-year college offering quality instruction leading to associate degrees and a variety of certificates. The college, a member of The Texas State University System, has provided affordable, quality educational opportunities to residents of the Southeast Texas area since 1909.Lamar State College-Port Arthur embraces the premise that education is an ongoing process that enhances career potential, broadens intellectual horizons, and enriches life. The faculty, staff, and administration share a commitment to a mission characterized by student learning, diversity, and community service. The foundations for student success include compensatory education programs designed to fulfill our commitment to accommodate students with diverse goals and backgrounds, technical education programs that provide for the acquisition of the skills and demeanor necessary for initial and continued employment, and a core curriculum that develops the values and concepts that allow the student to make a meaningful contribution in the workplace or community. Student achievement is measured by the completion of courses and programs of study, successful performance following transfer to a baccalaureate program, and the attainment of individual goals.

Lamar State College-Port Arthur operates in the belief that all individuals should be:

* Treated with dignity and respect;

* Afforded equal opportunity to acquire a complete educational experience;

* Given an opportunity to discover and develop their special aptitudes and insights;

* Provided and opportunity to equip themselves for a fulfilling life and responsible citizenship in a world characterized by change.

 College Grading Scale

90-100A
80-89B
70-79C
60-69D
Below 59F

(Some specialized programs may have different grading scales)

 

 Academic Dishonesty

Academic dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated.  Please consult the student handbook for consequences of academic dishonesty.  These policies will be strictly enforced.

 

 Facility  Policies

        No food, drinks, or tobacco products are allowed in the classroom.

        Only students enrolled in the course are allowed in the classroom.

        Cell phones and/or pagers are allowed ONLY on vibrate mode. Leaving the classroom to answer a page or phone call may constitute an absence or a tardy.

 

 Special Considerations

         The American 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) 984-6251.

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