Aesthetics and Beauty Therapy

2 Years, Diploma

The two- year Programmes of study offered in Limassol and Nicosia have been approved by the Ministry of Education and Culture and have they have been Accretited by the Council of Educational Evaluation- Accreditation.

 

Purposes – Targets of the programme 

The programme aims to give to the students a quality and higher-level education and training in beauty therapy with a good variety of theoretical subjects and practical training.

 

Targets of the programme: 

  1. Τo equip the students with an excellent theoretical knowledge and practical skills of high quality.
  2. Τo enable students to enhance their knowledge, techniques and methods with daily practical training and to gain experience and practice by offering beauty therapy services to various models, during their studies, under the guidance and supervision of the training/ teacher.
  3. Εnable the graduates to offer a range of high quality services in beauty therapy enabling them to pursue a successful professional career.

 

Duration of the programme 

The duration of the programme is two academic years of four semesters.

 

A' SEMESTER

SUBJECT
CODES

A' SEMESTER
SUBJECTS
THEORY PRACTICE

TEACHING PERIODS
PER WEEK

EUROPEAN
CREDIT
UNITS ECTS 
I101 Anatomy 1   1 4
P101 Physiology 1   1 4
D101 Dermatology I 1   1 4
F101 Physics, special subjects 1   1 3
FT101 Facial Therapy I 2 8 10 5
Y101 Hygiene 1   1 3
MK101 Make Up 1 4 5 4
M101 Manicure - Pedicure 1 4 5 3
  TOTAL 9 16 25 30

 

B' SEMESTER

SUBJECT
CODES

B' SEMESTER
SUBJECTS
THEORY PRACTICE

TEACHING PERIODS
PER WEEK

EUROPEAN
CREDIT
UNITS ECTS 
D102 Dermatology II 1   1 4
K102 Cosmetology I 1   1 5
FT102 Facial Therapy II 2 5 7 5
BT102 Body Therapy I 1 4 5 5
CH102 Chemistry Principles 1   1 3
DL102 Depilation 1 4 5 4
MK102 Make Up II 1 4 5 4
           
  TOTAL 8 17 25 30

 

C' SEMESTER

SUBJECT
CODES 
C' SEMESTER
SUBJECTS 
THEORY PRACTICE TEACHING
PERIODS
PER WEEK 
EUROPEAN
CREDIT
UNITS ECTS
 
D201 Dermatology III 1   1 4
K201 Cosmetology II 1   1 5
E201 Business Studies I 1   1 3
Y201 Gymnastic Exercises** 1   1 3
FT201 Facial Therapy III 1 7 8 5
BT201 Body Therapy II 1 7 8 5
KMK201 Artistic Make Up 1 4 5 5
  TOTAL 7 18 25 30

 

D' SEMESTER

SUBJECT
CODES 
D' SEMESTER
SUBJECTS 
THEORY PRACTICE TEACHING
PERIODS
PER WEEK 
EUROPEAN
CREDIT
UNITS ECTS
 
BS202 Aesthetic Surgery 1   1 3
DN202 Diet and Nutrition 1   1 3
E202 Business Studies II 1   1 3
FA202 First Aid** 1   1 3
AR202 Aromatherapy 1 4 5 4
FT202 Facial Therapy IV 1 4 5 5
BT202 Body Therapy III 1 5 6 5
DL202 Electrical Epilation 1 4 5 4
  TOTAL 8 17 25 30

Duration of a teaching/ training period: 45’

* The college reserves the right to effect changes in the courses and/or the titles of studies offered without notice, after a decision /approval of the Ministry of Education and Culture.

** The subject is theoretical and practical.

 

Career prospects

The graduates of the programme acquire very good knowledge and practical skills and they are capable to organise and successfully manage a beauty salon, to work in beauty and health centres, hotels, Spa, gyms and with companies promoting cosmetic products and/or have cooperation with hairdressing salons and other relevant professions. They can also work as make up artists in the television and the theatre.