|1.||Review the structure of the epidermis, dermis and hypodermis relevant to the practice of facial and body treatments;|
|2.||Discuss the functions of the skin including the role that it plays in thermoregulation and assess the requirements for a healthy integumentary system;|
|3.||Investigate the types, structure and function of the various glands and nerves of the skin;|
|4.||Determine the location and function of the skeletal and muscular structures of the body;|
|5.||Demonstrate knowledge of skin, human anatomy and construction of scientific knowledge.|
|Test||Two (2) Online Quizzes||20%|
|Project||Group Activity (design a poster or portfolio)||40%|
Principles of Anatomy and Physiology 2nd Asia-Pacific Ed.
Tortora, G. (2018)
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