Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9303095182007The Importance and the Role of Herbals on Cosmetology IElective114
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course, to povide for students gaining experience and data on plant origined substances used in cosmetic formulations with its usage purpose, authenticity and to be able to recognize and evaluate the herbal substances in cosmetic products.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Şüra BAYKAN
Learning Outcomes
1To be capable of recognizing the plant materials used in cosmetics.
2To be capable of commenting on essential oils, fixed oils, extracts, resins, tars, tinctures, distilled aromatic waters used in phytocosmetics.
3To be capable of evaluating plants used in phytocosmetic products such as antiaging preparations, sun preparations, antihairloss preparations, hair removal preparations, cellulite preparations, acne preparations, vitiligo preparations.
4To be capable of evaluating the safety of plants used in cosmetics.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
General definitons on cosmetics; conditions that effect the activity on plants; essential oils, fixed oils, extracts, resins, tars, tinctures, distilled aromatic waters and isolated compounds used in phytocosmetics; Evaluating plants used in phytocosmetic products such as antiaging preparations, sun preparations, antihairloss preparations, hair care preparations, hair removal preparations, cellulite preparations, acne preparations, vitiligo preparations.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Definitions, cosmetic product, functional component, cosmeceuticals.
2Conditions that effect the activity on plants.
3Herbal preparations; essential oils, fixed oils.
4Plant origined extracts, resins, tars, tinctures, distilled aromatic waters, isolated compounds.
5Plants used in antiaging preparations.
6Plants used in sun preparations.
7Plants used in antihairloss preparations.
8Plants used in hair removal preparations.
9Plants used in cellulite preparations.
10Plants used in acne preparations.
11Plants used in vitiligo preparations.
12Mid term examination
13Examples to phytocosmetics in the market.
14Overview
15Seminars
16Final examination
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures12224
Discussion12560
Seminar12020
Criticising Paper12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)128
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