This certificate forms the foundation for correct skin analysis and selection of dermal therapy procedures within a cosmetic medical context. Lectures focus on skin physiology, the presentation and pathophysiology of dermatologic disorders, repair abilities and wound management. On completion of this certificate, students should be able to identify a range of dermatologic and cosmetic skin conditions in order to work within their scope of practice or refer to other medical professionals. The dermatoscopy section of the course requires the student to identify and examine a series of skin lesion slides to provide a holistic approach to dermal practice.
Total Course Fee: $880.00
There are no pre-requisites to apply for this course, however this course is most suited for those working in a dermal and/or health setting.
The certificate is delivered over 10 weeks requiring minimum 3 to 4 hrs of study per week, though can be fast-tracked if time allows.
This course is delivered online in a flexible, self-paced mode.
Advanced standing (credit) is awarded to graduates from AACDS who have completed the unit Analyse the principles of dermatology in a cosmetic medical context.
Successful completion of this certificate allows for an assessment only pathway for units in the following nationally accredited qualifications:
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Flexible online study mode
None, however this course is most suited to those currently working in a dermal or health setting
Learning pathways with credit into nationally accredited dermal science and cosmetic nursing qualifications