Health & Personal Services

Health & Personal Services2018-05-30T16:18:14+00:00
course pathway chart

Hairstyling and Aesthetics TXJ2OI

This course presents hairstyling, make-up, and nail care techniques from a salon/spa perspective. Using materials, processes, and techniques used in the industry, students learn fundamental skills in hairstyling, giving manicures and facials, and providing hair/scalp analyses and treatments. Students will also consider related environmental and societal issues, and will explore secondary and postsecondary pathways leading to careers in the field of hairstyling and aesthetics.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Open
GRADE: 10

Health Care TPJ3MI

This course enables students to develop their understanding of basic health care procedures, including the safe use of appropriate instruments, equipment, and materials. Students will focus on health care fundamentals, including the anatomical features and physiology of the major body systems and the factors that affect homeostasis in the human body. Students will develop an awareness of health and safety issues in the health care field, analyse environmental and societal issues related to health care, and learn about professional practice standards and career opportunities in the field.
COURSE NOTE: Grade 10 Applied or Academic Science is strongly recommended as pre-requisite for this course. Please see your Guidance Counsellor if you do not have the pre-req but want to take this course.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: College/University
GRADE: 11
PREREQUISITE: SNC2DI – Science or SNC2PI – Science

Barbering TXJ3EB

Barbering with men’s trend cutting, and coloring
This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in Barbering, men’s trend cutting, and coloring, and offers a variety of applications that will equip students to provide services for a diverse men’s clientele. Students will project a positive attitude and a sense of personal integrity and self-confidence, and practice proper grooming and effective communications skills and visual poise.Students will learn about related health and safety laws, and understand employer-employee relationships and respect the need to deliver worthy service for value received. Students will perform the basic analytical skills to determine proper hairstyle, and color application for the client’s best overall look. Students will apply the theory, technical information and related matter to assure sound judgments, decisions, and procedures. Students will also consider environmental and societal issues related to the industry, and will acquire a more detailed knowledge of apprenticeships and direct-entry work positions.
COURSE NOTE: NEW COURSE!!!
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Workplace
GRADE: 11

Hairstyling and Aesthetics TXJ3EI

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in cosmetology and offers a variety of applications that will equip students to provide services for a diverse clientele. Students will identify trends in the hairstyling and aesthetics industry, learn about related health and safety laws, and expand their communication and interpersonal skills through interactions with peers and clients. Students will also consider environmental and societal issues related to the industry, and will acquire a more detailed knowledge of apprenticeships and direct-entry work positions.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Open
GRADE: 11

Health Care TPJ4MI

This course focuses on the development of a range of skills needed to analyse and interpret clinical findings. Students will learn about accepted health care practices and demonstrate an understanding of basic procedures and the use of appropriate instruments and equipment. They will acquire an understanding of basic concepts related to the function of the human immune system and explore the relationship between pathology and disease prevention and treatment. Students will expand their awareness of workers’ health and safety issues, analyse environmental and societal issues related to health care, and further explore professional practice standards and postsecondary destinations in the field.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: College/University
GRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TPJ3MI – Health Care

Hairstyling and Aesthetics TXJ4EI

This course enables students to develop increased proficiency in a wide range of hairstyling and aesthetics services. Working in a salon/spa team environment, students will strengthen their fundamental cosmetology skills and develop an understanding of common business practices and strategies in the salon/spa industry. Students will also expand their understanding of environmental and societal issues and their knowledge of postsecondary destinations in the hairstyling and aesthetics industry.
CREDIT: 1
TYPE: Open
GRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TXJ3EI – Hairstyling and Aesthetics

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