Fall 2020


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class   OPEN COSM 665SB - 93180 - Introduction to Cosmetology

COSM 665SB INTRODUCTION TO COSMETOLOGY (2)
(Pass/No Pass.)
Hours/semester: 32-36 lecture.
Short course designed for Cosmetology, Esthetician and Spa professionals who are interested in increasing or developing new skills, for the lay person who is interested in acquiring knowledge or skills related to self-enhancement, and for those interested in exploring career opportunities in the Cosmetology, Esthetician or Spa fields.

S 9:00am-2:15pm White,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 701 - 96262 - Cosmetology Core Concepts
COSM 701 Cosmetology Core Concepts

One of three courses in the first semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include history and career opportunities, life skills, professional image, communicating for success, infection control, skin care, nail care, basic makeup, and basic hairstyling. Students will work towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 6
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Lab hours/semester: 192-216
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: Admission to the Cosmetology Program by special application.
Corequisites: None
Th F 8:00am-9:00am Richardson,C
Th F 9:10am-3:30pm Richardson,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 702 - 96259 - COSM Hair Design Concepts
COSM 702 Cosmetology Hair Design Concepts

One of three courses in the first semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include properties of hair and scalp, scalp care and conditioning, principles of hair design, men's and women's haircutting, and basic styling techniques. Students will work towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 6
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Lab hours/semester: 192-216
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: Admission to the Cosmetology Program by special application.
Corequisites: None
M T 8:00am-9:00am Dominici,G
M T 9:10am-3:20pm Dominici,G
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 703 - 96269 - Cosmetology Chemical Concepts
COSM 703 Cosmetology Chemical Concepts

One of three courses in the first semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include basics of chemistry, chemical texture services, and hair color basics. Students will work towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
  • Lab hours/semester: 96-108
  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
Prerequisites: Admission to the Cosmetology Program by special application.
Corequisites: None
W 8:00am-9:00am White,C
W 9:10am-3:30pm White,C
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 704 - 96270 - COSM Intermediate Concepts
COSM 704 Cosmetology Intermediate Concepts

One of two courses in the second semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include advanced skin care, advanced nail care, hair removal, advanced hair color, and advanced hair cutting. Students will continue working towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 6
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Lab hours/semester: 192-216
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: COSM 701 and COSM 702 and COSM 703 or equivalent
Corequisites: None
M 8:00am-9:00am Hemstreet,L
T 8:00am-9:05am Hemstreet,L
M T 9:15am-3:30pm Hemstreet,L
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 705 - 96256 - COSM Business/Salon Experience
COSM 705 Cosmetology Business and Salon Experience

One of two courses in the second semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include business fundamentals and offering of salon services to clientele. Students will continue working towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 9
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 288-324
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: COSM 701 and COSM 702 and COSM 703 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
W 8:00am-9:05am White,C
Th F 8:00am-9:00am White,C
W 9:15am-3:45pm Scott,T
Th F 9:10am-3:45pm Levesque,D
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 706 - 96254 - Cosmetology Advanced Concepts
COSM 706 Cosmetology Advanced Concepts

One of two courses in the third semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include wigs and hair additions, braiding and extensions, and providing of services to salon clientele. Students will continue working towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 6
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Lab hours/semester: 192-216
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: COSM 704 and COSM 705 or equivalent
Corequisites: None
W 8:00am-9:05am Cole,S
Th 8:00am-9:00am Cole,S
W Th 9:15am-3:30pm Cole,S
Day Class   IN PROGRESS COSM 707 - 96252 - COSM Salon and Licensure Prep
COSM 707 Cosmetology Salon and Licensure Prep

One of two courses in the third semester of the Cosmetology sequence. Topics include preparing for licensure and employment, on the job, the salon business, and state board exam preparation. Students will continue working towards California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology minimum practical operations in subjects learned.

Units: 6
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Lab hours/semester: 192-216
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: COSM 704 and COSM 705 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
M 8:00am-9:00am Richardson,C
T 8:00am-9:05am Richardson,C
M T 9:15am-3:30pm Richardson,C
Evening Class   OPEN COSM 799 - 97039 - Braid/Ntrl Hair Care-Non-Licen
COSM 799 Braiding and Natural Hair Care (Non-Licensure)

Intended for non-licensure students. Covers all aspects and types of hair braiding and natural hair care, designed to help individuals master various braiding and natural hair care techniques and skills. Students will understand the business of hair braiding and natural hair care. Students will leave this course with a holistic understanding of braiding as a practice.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
S 9:00am-10:15am Scott,T
S 10:25am-3:00pm Scott,T
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS WELL 703 - 95498 - Holistic Health Science

WELL 703 HOLISTIC HEALTH SCIENCE (4)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Hours/semester: 64-72 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Holistic approach to understanding the structure and function of the human body, incorporating Western and Eastern perspectives of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology of all the systems. Emphasis is on the fundamental understanding of clinical applications and related physiological indications and implications of massage/manual therapy associated with various integrative therapies. Understanding of science and other respective traditional medical philosophies regarding anatomy and physiology supports greater communication among multi-disciplined practitioners within this profession.

T 6:00pm-10:00pm Wimmer,R
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS WELL 706 - 96302 - Introduction to Reflexology
M 9:00pm-10:00pm Wimmer,R
Evening Class   OPEN WELL 707 - 96559 - Foundations of Aromatherapy...
WELL 707 Foundations of Aromatherapy and Essential Oils

Exploration of the history and use of essential oils , focusing on physiological function, extraction methods, safety, storage and purity. Study of selecting essential oils, dilutions in carrier oils, blending, and their different therapeutic properties for sustainable health and well-being.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Wimmer,R
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Wimmer,R
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS WELL 725 - 95021 - Consciousness/Intnt/Meditation

WELL 725 INTRODUCTION TO CONSCIOUSNESS, INTENT AND MEDITATION (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Explores consciousness from global ancient traditions of healing and how levels of consciousness are nurtured and cultivated through dynamic relationships between mind, body, and spirit. The focus is to understand consciousness and its dynamic relationship with intent and meditation from multiple perspectives and integrate these methods into our personal and professional lives to promote individual wellness, health and healing.

M 6:00pm-8:50pm Wimmer,R
Evening Class  Online Class IN PROGRESS WELL 730 - 97049 - Glbl Perspectives - Meditation
WELL 730 GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES OF MEDITATION (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Exploring different global perspectives of meditation that foster self-discovery and expand personal awareness of the health and healing benefits. Designed for the beginning meditator to the healing professional, implementation of various meditation approaches that an individual can choose to practice to fit their lifestyle needs for overall health and healing.

TBA Wimmer,R
Evening Class   CLASS OVER WELL 731 - 96303 - Introduction to Sound Healing
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Wimmer,R
Evening Class   OPEN for Waitlist WELL 740 - 95724 - Conscious Eating
WELL 740 CONSCIOUS EATING: A SUSTAINABLE APPROACH TO HEALTH AND HEALING (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Explores the connection between health and eating from various cultural perspectives. Demystifying food used for healing from global medicinal perspectives comparing similarities and differences. Encompassing dynamic relationships between the food we eat, our consciousness, attitudes, and the environment in which we live and how it relates to our health. Providing greater clarity and more informed choices promoting a sustainable approach to health and healing.

S 9:00am-5:00pm Wimmer,R
Evening Class  Online Class IN PROGRESS WELL 742 - 95926 - Herbal/Botanical Med/Ethnobot
WELL 742 HERBAL/BOTANICAL MEDICINE AND ETHNOBOTANY (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
An introductory overview of various traditional herbal medicine practices, history, and theories. Focus on botanical medicine, ethnobotany, homeopathy, and Chinese and Ayurveda perspectives. The political, socioeconomic, and environmental influences in preserving the cultural heritage of medicinal plants and associated traditional medicine systems will also be covered, along with contemporary herbal practices and related professions.
TBA Egan,C
Evening Class  Online Class IN PROGRESS WELL 760 - 93517 - Intro to Holistic Health/Med

WELL 760 INTRODUCTION TO HOLISTIC, COMPLEMENTARY, AND INTEGRATIVE HEALTH/MEDICINE (3)
(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Interdisciplinary survey of various holistic health disciplines, their history, philosophy, theory, and practice in complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) currently used in the United States. Topics may include osteopathic, chiropractic, naturopathic, homeopathic, mind-body medicine, acupuncture, yoga, massage, and meditation, among others. Overview of research, increasingly showing efficacy, for many of these associated therapies. Transfer credit: CSU.

TBA Egan,C