Diploma in Cosmetics
The Diploma in Cosmetics programme at UoC is a 2 year and 6 months course designed for students to become professionally trained in knowledge and skills related to the formulation and usage of cosmetic. The programme’s objective is to produce graduates who have comprehensive understanding on the principles of cosmetic preparation, formulation, evaluation and safety. The programme also aims to produce graduates who can become entrepreneurs in the cosmetics and beauty industry.
Students will be well equipped to seek the following careers:
. Cosmetic Formulation Assistant.
. Cosmetic Safety & Evaluation Assistant.
. Cosmetic Regulatory Assistant.
. Cosmetic Marketer.
. Cosmetic & Beauty Entrepreneur.
With further studies and advance training, graduate can qualify to be Cosmetic Scientist, Formulator, Evaluator, and Regulator.
Year 1 Courses
Introduction to Cosmetics
Introduction to Alternative Therapy
Introduction to Chemistry in Cosmetic
Introduction to Human Body
Introduction to Cosmetic Preparations
Oral Hygiene Products
Fundamental English 1 & 2
Year 2 Courses
Cosmetic Products Safety
Cosmetic Legislation & Control
Cosmetics Quality Control
Scalp & Hair Care
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Industrial Training 1
Open elective 1
Open Elective 2
Introduction to IT Application
Industrial Training 2
Study Mode & Delivery
- Lectures and tutorials
- Written assessments
- Laboratory sessions
- Industrial training
Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM); or
General Certificate of Education Ordinary (“O”) levels
Pass with 3 Credits in any subjects.
Pass in English
Higher School Certificate level or its equivalent:
|Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM)||Minimum Grade C with CGPA 2.00 in one subject|
|Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)||Minimum Grade B in any 3 subjects|
|STAM||Pass (Maqbul Level)|
Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM Level 3) in a related field and pass in SPM with credit in one subject.
Certificate (Level 3, MQF) pass certificate (Level 3, MQF) in a related field with a minimum CGPA of 2.00
|Other Equavalent Qualification||Any qualification recognized by Malaysian Government/University Senate|
All applicants shall have attained a minimum of BAND 2 in the MALAYSIAN UNIVERSITY ENGLISH TEST (MUET) or IELTS 4.0 or equivalent.