Enter a new and exciting industry with a Dermal Sciences degree at VU. Graduates provide competent, efficient and compassionate clinical care in the dermal profession.
This course helps you develop a comprehensive foundation knowledge in all areas of dermal science. You will learn the skills to perform safe and effective dermal treatments.
Dermal procedures covered include:
laser and light based treatments
You will also learn how to provide pre and post-operative care for clients who have undergone plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic procedures.
During the course you will undertake clinical training in a variety of settings. You will learn to identify, evaluate and manage the physical, psychological and social needs of clients undergoing dermal assessment and treatment for conditions such as:
pre/post-operative skin care
skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis and rosacea
uneven skin tone and pigmentation
ageing or sun damaged skin
removal of excess hair, tattoos, skin tags and leg veins.
The Dermal Sciences degree also provides a seamless transition from Vocational Education (TAFE) into the Higher Education qualification. It gives qualified beauty therapists the opportunity to establish and develop knowledge and skills in advanced dermal therapy treatments, and receive additional training such as para-medical dermal care.
|Institution Name||Victoria University|
|Campus Location||City QueenOnline|
|Course Duration||4 years full time or longer for part time|
|Course University||Victoria University|
For more than 100 years, Victoria University (VU) has offered accessible education to students in Melbourne’s west and beyond.Our flexible approach to learning and teaching supports our vision and mission.We aim to continue creating positive outcomes for education, industry and our community into the future.