Advanced Diploma Of Cosmetic Dermal Science 52850WA

Course Overview

The 52850WA Advanced Diploma of Cosmetic Dermal Science is an undergraduate course developed for candidates wanting to work as a qualified Dermal Therapist in a cosmetic medical practice or dermal clinic.

The curriculum covers the knowledge and skills required to perform a range of dermal therapy procedures within a cosmetic medical context.

This course is an ideal alternative to Beauty Therapy as it caters for candidates who wish to provide results-driven procedures and work alongside other allied health and cosmetic medical professionals.

FAST TRACK Laser Licencing  The Advanced Diploma of Cosmetic Dermal Science is recognised by QLD Radiation Health as meeting the Fast-Track laser licence criteria for hair removal, vascular and skin rejuvenation treatment categories.

Admission Requirements

  • successfully completed the Australian year 12
  • 1000-word essay on the practice of cosmetic medicine and dermal therapies in Australia (please click here for more information on writing your essay)
  • Candidates from a non-academic background MUST complete a Literacy & Numeracy test

Course Duration And Study Commitment

  • Full-time: 11 months
  • 2 days on-campus + plus supported self guided study + a minimum of 10 days practical training.
  • Plus additional research hours

Study Modes Available

  • On campus – Southport Gold Coast
  • Practical training – Southport Gold Coast

Professional Recognition

Graduates of this course are eligible for membership with the Australian Society of Dermal Clinicians.

LASER LICENCING QUEENSLAND – Complete this course and you will be eligible for “FAST TRACK” Class 4 Laser  Licencing Queensland Radiation Health (click here for further information)

Further Learning Pathway

On completion of the 52850WA Advanced Diploma of Cosmetic Dermal Science graduates will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and develop additional skills in dermatoscopy and anti-ageing medicine within the 52707WA Graduate Diploma of Dermal Therapies.

Fees

$14,999

Payment options available for all courses including extended payment plans
(This covers electronic course materials, online support, webinars, marking and Lecturer support. Does not include text books).

This is a Study Loans approved course. For more information on our payment options please click here

Study Loan

Course Structure

Semester One
Code
CDNERT02

CDNTLBT02

Analyse epidermal resurfacing therapies

Analyse light and energy-based therapies used in cosmetic medicine
(Includes approved Laser Safety Certificate)
CDNSCP02 Evaluate surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures
CDNAAP01 Apply principles of anatomy and physiology to dermal therapies
Semester Two
Code
CDNCAS01 Apply communication and assessment strategies to patient consultation
(Theory component)
CDNPPC02 Analyse the principles of psychology in a cosmetic medical context
CDNMCP01
Manage and promote the cosmetic practice
CDNEFC02
Evaluate the use and formulation of cosmeceuticals
HLTINF005 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
(Theory component)

Practical Competencies

Semester Three

 

CDNPLT01
Provide laser and light-based procedures in a cosmetic medical context

CDNPCM02
Provide clinical microdermabrasion procedures in a cosmetic medical context
CDNPSN02
Provide skin needling procedures in a cosmetic medical context
CDNPCP02
Provide chemical resurfacing procedures in a cosmetic medical context
CDNCAS01
Apply communication and assessment strategies to patient consultation
(Practical component)
HLTINF005
Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments
(Practical component)

 

 

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College Business Hours

  • Monday to Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Friday: 9 AM - 4 PM
  • Saturday to Sunday: Closed