BEAU403 – Professional Practices for the Beauty Therapy Industry

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Module code
BEAU403
Module title
Professional Practices for the Beauty Therapy Industry
Prescription
To provide students with a level of professionalism and prepare them for employment in the beauty therapy industry. Including: personal appearance, internal and external customer service, communication skills, retail skills, reception services skills, client consultation, time management, code of ethics and professional practice, health and safety and first aid
Programmes
  • SI1901
NZQA Level
Level 4
NZQA Credits
18
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
130
Self directed hours
50
Total learning hours
180
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
Provide professional customer service and communication practices in a beauty therapy environment
Maintain a healthy and safe work environment in relation to beauty therapy
Understand and implement an ethical code of practice
Content
- Professional practice
- Client care and communication
- Reception duties and client sales
- Recommending and retailing of professional product
- Health and Safety in the salon
- Client consultation
- First Aid
- Ethical practise
- Salon management
- Team work in the salon
Business operations
- KPI’s
- Work based learning
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Student-centred learning Face-to-Face
E-learning (Moodle; Mahara) Work-based learning
Tutorials Industry trainers
Group activities Self-directed learning
Inquiry-based learning Project-based learning
Practical activities.
Assessment Criteria
Assessment in this module is mixed mode. To pass this module all assessments must be submitted and an overall pass mark of 50% is required. Students must also meet all the requirements of the competency-based assessment tasks. The final grade will be based on the marks from the achievement-based tasks