COS 152 General Anatomy & Physiology and Disorders & Disease of the Skin 3 cr.  (3-0-0)

This course covers general physiology anatomy, and disorders of the skin as they pertain to the head, neck and shoulders. Students will develop a general understanding of anatomy, physiology, and histology and how it relates to procedures performed by an esthetician; describe cells, their structure, and their reproductions; develop the skills to define tissue and identify the types of tissues found in the body; identify common skin conditions and disorders and understands which to refer to a physician; and explain the different types of skin lesions.