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ASSURE Educational Services has put-together the scheme of work on Cosmetology – SS1, SS2 and SS3 based on the National Curriculum and the syllabus of WAEC and NECO. All the topics highlighted in the National Curriculum and the syllabus of WAEC and NECO have been accommodated in our Scheme of Work.
End of term Assessment Tests in SS1, SS2 and SS3 alongside Overall Assessment Tests are available. Schools may adopt our scheme of work because of its simplicity and ease of monitoring of academic activities.
The Scheme of Work stated below is inexhaustible. Schools are encouraged to input weeks and periods of completion of topics in accordance with the academic calendar, number of students and available classes.
SS1 Cosmetology – 1st Term Scheme of Work
|SS1||1st Term||INTRODUCTION TO COSMETOLOGY||Cosmetology||(a) Cosmetology.
(d) Aspects of cosmetology.
|Professional Ethics||(a) Professional ethics.
(b) Good and poor ethics of cosmetology.
(c) Qualities of a cosmetologist.
||Personal/client Safety||(a) Personal safety.
(b) Client safety.
|Personal Hygiene||Definition of personal hygiene.|
|Rules of Personal Hygiene||(a) Rules for Personal hygiene.
(b) Grooming and grooming materials.
|Sterilization of tools||(a) Definition of sterilization.
(b) Methods and types of sterilization.
(c) Materials and of sterilization.
(d) Process of sterilization.
|First Aid||(a) Definition of first aid.
(b) Contents of a first aid box and their uses.
(c) First aid treatment.
SS1 Cosmetology – 2nd Term Scheme of Work
||TOOLS, EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS||Cosmetic tools, Equipment and Materials.||(a) General tools, equipment and materials used in cosmetology.
(b) Classification of cosmetic tools, equipment and materials.
(c) Uses of cosmetic tools, equipment and materials.
(d) Maintenance of tools and equipment.
|HAIR CARE AND HAIR PRODUCTS
||Types of Hair||(a) Types of hair
(b) General hair care
|General Hair Treatment||(a) Types of hair treatment; shampooing, conditioning, steaming etc.
(b) Stages of hair treatment.
|Scalp Treatment||(a) Scalp disorders.
(b) Scalp treatment.
(c) Prevention of scalp disorders
|Treatment of Hair loss
||Hair loss—causes, prevention and treatment.|
SS1 Cosmetology – 3rd Term Scheme of Work
|SS1||3rd Term||HAIR CARE AND HAIR PRODUCTS||Tinting and Colouring of Hair||(a) Definition of hair colouring/tinting.
(b) Types of hair colouring.
(c) Tools and instrument used for hair colouring.
|Chemical Hair Relaxers||(a) Definition of hair relaxer
(b) Types of hair relaxer—cold waves, texturizers etc.
(c) Tools and materials for hair relaxing.
(d) Procedure for chemical hair relaxing.
(e) Safety precautions in applying chemical hair relaxers.
|Artificial Hair||(a) Difference between hair pieces and wigs.
(b) Types of hair pieces and wigs.
(c) Reasons for wearing wigs.
(d) Caring for wigs and hair pieces.
(e) Tips for buying hair pieces and wigs.
(f) Procedure for fixing artificial hair.
|Hair Weaving||(a) Hair weaving—Reasons for weaving, tools and materials.
(b) Types of hair pieces for weaving.
(c) Brand names of hair pieces.
|Hair Barbering||(a) Definition of barbering.
(b) Common hair diseases associated with barbering.
(c) Risks associated with barbering and safety measures.
(d) Barbering tools, materials and their maintenance.
|Shampoos and Hair Conditioners||(a) Shampoos and conditioners.
(b) Reasons for hair shampooing and conditioning.
(c) Techniques for hair shampooing and conditioning.
(d) Safety precautions for shampooing and conditioning.
SS2 Cosmetology – 1st Term Scheme of Work
|SS2||1st Term||FACE AND BODY CARE||Skin||(a) Skin—Definition and types of skin
(b) Skin care
(c) Types of skin care products and their usage.
(d) Abuse of skin care products.
(e) Common skin problems and treatments.
|Colour Wheel/chart||(a) Classification of colours
(b) Colour wheel/chart.
|Application of Facial Make-up||(a) Types of facial make-up
(b) Reasons for facial make-up
(c) Application of facial make-up
(d) Safety precautions in application of facial makeup.
(e) Make-up materials
(f) Maintenance of make-up implements.
SS2 Cosmetology – 2nd Term Scheme of Work
|SS2||2nd Term||FACE AND BODY CARE||Facial Defects and Treatment||(a) Facial defects.
(b) Treatment of facial defects.
|Lips and Lip Sticks||(a) Lips—shapes of lips and types of lipcolours
(b) Types of lipsticks.
(c) Techniques for lip sticks and lip colour application.
|Eye Brows, Eye Lids and Eye Lashes||(a) Types and shapes of eye brows.
(b) Materials used for eye brows, eye
(c) lids and eye lashes.
SS2 Cosmetology – 3rd Term Scheme of Work
|SS2||3rd Term||MANICURE AND PEDICURE||Feet and Hands||(a) Care of feet—effect of shoes on feet.
(b) massaging of feet and trimming of toe nails.
(c) Care of hands—massaging, application of oil and trimming of handnails.
(d) Nail disorders.
(e) Nail diseases.
|Nails||(a) Definition of manicure and pedicure
(b) Tools and equipment for manicuring and pedicuring and their maintenance
(c) Processes for manicuring and pedicuring.
(d) Safety precautions for manicuring and pedicuring.
|ENTREPRENEURSHIP||Opening a Beauty Salon||(a) Salon.
(b) Conditions for establishing a salon.
(c) Salon equipment.
(d) Rules, regulations and laws governing salon business.
(e) Media for advertising
SS3 Cosmetology – 1st & 2nd Term Scheme of Work – Practicals/Revision