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Basics of Beauty and Cosmetics (3 cr)

Code: AV00BW87-3001

General information


01.08.2022 - 31.12.2022

Number of ECTS credits allocated

3 op

Virtual proportion

3 op

Mode of delivery

Distance learning


Laurea Tikkurila, service


Laurea Virtual Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Degree programmes

  • Kauneudenhoito- ja kosmetiikka-alan koulutus (PKV2), Laurea Tikkurila (Finnish)


  • Teija Hyppönen-Paloheimo
  • Auli Hietanen
  • Sari Viitala
  • Jussi Järvi
  • Nina Lahtinen

Teacher in charge

Sari Viitala


The student is able to:
- explain the importance of the periodic table in reactions of chemical substances
- identify the structures of organic compounds used in cosmetics
- evaluate the impact of consumer trends on people's choices
- plan activities based on the success factors of a beauty company
- describe their motivation and arrange time for studies in their everyday life

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