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Diploma in Cosmetic Science

 

 

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Career in Cosmetic Science

There are more opportunities today than ever before within the Cosmetic Industry, covering a wide range of disciplines. As the industry becomes more technologically advanced and focused, and the demand grows for products that confer real benefits, rather than just aesthetic appeal, there is an increasing need for scientists to work in both mainstream and …

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Norman Sanan Award

This award is to honour one of our founding members – Norman Sanan, and will be awarded annually to the student with the best Module 2 project.   The winner will receive: *Registration fee for the Annual Coschem Conference including the gala dinner *Plus a cash prize   2014 Prize Winner This year the prize was …

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Prize Giving 2015

 

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Testimonial

 Hello to All Thanks again for the wonderful evening, You made me feel so special and I am so Proud of myself for doing it totally on my own  and knowing I gave it a 110% in order  to have achieved my DIPLOMA in Cosmetic Science! How’s that!!. {I feel like a Science Professor!.} . …

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General Information

Cosmetic Science Diploma Course 2016 – Registration for 2016 CLOSED (2017 intake will open in Oct 2016) The intake of students is limited to 20 per category Click HERE to view a Reference from a previous student The Cosmetic Science Course is a two year part time/correspondence course run by the Society of Cosmetic Chemists …

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Entry Requirements

Mathematics and Physical Science at Grade 12 As the course will be conducted in English the recommended minimum level of English required is Grade 10 or equivalent Membership to the Society of Cosmetic Chemists Access to a laboratory is recommended for the second year project Failure to meet these criteria could adversely affect your work …

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Module 1 Subjects

Cell Physiology Basic Chemistry Biochemistry Viscosity, Gums & Thickeners Oils, Fats & Waxes Surface Chemistry 1-2 Emulsion Technology 1-3 Skin Care 1-4 Soap Technology Intro to Fragrances Fragrance Basics Fragrance Evaluation Fragrance Applications Dental Care Surfactant Technology Hair Care Ethnic Hair Care Microbiology 1-2 Preservatives

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Module 2 Subjects

Technical Development Product Stability Decorative Cosmetic 1-4 Packaging 1-4 Product Evaluation Micro Quality Management Product Safety 1-2 Legislation 1-2 Marketing 1-2 Quality Management Presentation Skills Production Baby Care Aerosol Technology 1-2

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Registration

Registration for 2017 is CLOSED as we have reached our intake option.   We limit our intake to 40 students a year, once this quota is reached registration will close. There are no subject credits offered for other Degrees or Diplomas, you will be required to complete all subjects. A R1000 deposit is to be submitted with the registration …

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