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Medical Skin Care Therapies

Medical Skin Care Therapies Ontario College Graduate Certificate

What is Medical Skin Care Therapies?

This program is designed to provide students with essential and advanced theory and practice related to the field of medical esthetics. Emphasis will be placed on developing the knowledge, skills and judgment necessary to provide a treatment plan and make professional referrals when appropriate. Students will be educated to work with related medical professionals in a safe and competent manner. The practice component of this program will be conducted in a lab/clinic environment where best practice, current regulations and protocols will be enforced.

Program Outline 2016-2017

Major:
MSCT
Length:
1 Year
Effective Dates:
2016-2017
Delivery:
2 Semesters
Credential:
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Location:
Barrie
Start:

Fall - Barrie

Contact:
Gabriella Carson
Email:
Gabriella.Carson@GeorgianCollege.ca
Phone:
705-728-1968 ext. 1855

This program is designed to provide students with essential and advanced theory and practice related to the field of medical esthetics. Emphasis will be placed on developing the knowledge, skills and judgment necessary to provide a treatment plan and make professional referrals when appropriate. Students will be educated to work with related medical professionals in a safe and competent manner. The practice component of this program will be conducted in a lab/clinic environment where best practice, current regulations and protocols will be enforced.

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • utilize advanced therapeutic communication skills in a professional medical care setting.

    adhere to relevant industry regulations and codes of conduct.

    perform and evaluate a detailed skin assessment for the purpose of medical procedures.

    devise, implement and evaluate a treatment plan for clients in a medical esthetics clinic.

    practice critical thinking and problem solving techniques to anticipate and resolve complex problems.

    use appropriate terminology essential in a medical clinic to communicate within an interprofessional team

    analyze and evaluate the benefits of the different types of procedures offered in a medical esthetic practice.

    evaluate and implement environmentally related initiatives relevant to the medical esthetics profession.

    promote and advocate the role and skills of a medical esthetician.
Fall Intake - Barrie

Sem 1 | Sem 2

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Fall | Winter

2016 | 2017

- Post-secondary diploma or degree with a specialty in Esthetics or Skin Care Therapy, or equivalent

Applicants must meet ONE of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to this program:

- Post-secondary diploma or degree with a specialty in Esthetics or Skin Care Therapy, or equivalent

8 Mandatory Courses

2 Clinical Placements

To graduate from this program, a student must attain a minimum of 60% or a letter grade of P (Pass) or S (Satisfactory) in each course in each semester. The passing weighted average for promotion through each semester and to graduate is 60%.

Mandatory Courses

MDSC1000 Medical Skin Care Science
MDSC1001 Medical Skin Care Techniques
MDSC1002 Medical Skin Care Applications
MDSC1003 Oncology Esthetics
MDSC1005 Medical Intervention and Plastic Surgery Procedures
MDSC1006 Advanced Medical Skin Care Techniques
MDSC1007 Advanced Medical Skin Care Applications
MDSC1008 The Medical Esthetic Practice and the Cosmetic Patient
Clinical Placements
MDSC1004 Medical Skin Care Clinic
MDSC1009 Advanced Medical Esthetics Clinic

It is required that students have Level HCP CPR and Standard First Aid upon registration

to the program (On-line courses are not acceptable). It is the student's responsibility to

renew their Level HCP CPR certification annually while in the Program. Students are

asked to submit a copy of their current Level HCP CPR and Standard First Aid certificate

before classes begin.

Applicants must have an up-to-date immunization record in compliance with the Public

Hospitals Act. Completion and submission of this record is required during registration

in order to ensure your placement in clinical and field placement facilities.

A Hepatitis B vaccination is required for your own safety. It may be obtained at a

reduced cost through the student insurance plan.

For inquiries please contact the appropriate person below.

Contact:
Gabriella Carson
Phone:
705-728-1968 ext. 1855

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