The Diploma Course has been developed by the Society of Cosmetic Scientists and successfully delivered by distance learning for more than 15 years. It is regularly updated to keep abreast of developments in technology and legislation. It has now moved online!
URGENT NOTICE, THE FIRST CASE-STUDY COURSEWORK HAS BEEN TAKEN DOWN AS THERE WAS AN ERROR IN THE ORIGINAL, IT HAS BEEN AMENDED AND AN UPDATED CASE-STUDY ONE IS NOW UP AND AVAILABLE TO VIEW AS OF 4PM ON FRIDAY 11TH JANUARY. THE EDUCATION ADMINISTRATOR WILL ALSO ADVISE ALL STUDENTS TO ENSURE THAT EVERYONE IS AWARE AND IS NOT WORKING FROM THE ORIGINAL CASE-STUDY DOCUMENT THAT WAS SHOWING. PLEASE ACCEPT OUR APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS HAS CAUSED. PLEASE NOTE THE SUBMISSION DATE FOR THE FIRST CASE-STUDY COURSEWORK IS BY 5PM ON FRIDAY 15TH FEBRUARY 2019. UNAUTHORISED LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE CAPPED AT 40 MARKS REGARDLESS OF ANY HIGHER MARKS THAT COULD HAVE BEEN ACHIEVED. YOU CAN UPLOAD YOUR CASE-STUDY FROM THE SAME AREA WHERE THE CASE-STUDY IS AVAILABLE TO VIEW. YOU WILL SEE A BLUE BUTTON WITH THE WORDING 'UPLOAD YOUR FILE HERE' CLICK AND LINK YOUR CASE-STUDY FILE HERE, IT SHOULD BE IN A PDF FORMAT AND CAN SIMPLY BE CALLED CASESTUDY1, AS IT WILL ONLY LOAD TO YOUR AREA ON THE SYSTEM. WHEN YOU HAVE DONE THIS, YOU NEED TO PRESS THE 'GREEN' SAVE BUTTON, WHICH WILL TAKE YOU TO A NEW PAGE. IN THE NEW PAGE, YOU WILL SEE A 'TICK' WITH THE WORDING 'SUBMIT FOR MARKING' CLICK ON THIS AND ANOTHER WINDOW WILL OPEN THAT WILL SHOW A MESSAGE BOX, THERE IS ALREADY AN AUTOMATED MESSAGE IN THE BOX WHICH READS ' WORK HAS BEEN COMPLETED AND IS AWAITING MARKING/CHECKING' THERE IS NO NEED TO ADD ANY OTHER MESSAGE HERE. TO COMPLETE THE SUBMISSION PROCESS YOU NEED TO CLICK ON THE BUTTON THAT READS 'SUBMIT YOUR NOTE' ONCE YOU HAVE DONE THIS, THE EDUCATION ADMINISTRATOR WILL RECEIVE A MESSAGE AND WILL CHECK THAT YOUR CASE-STUDY HAS BEEN RECEIVED. YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE AN AUTOMATED MESSAGE TO CONFIRM THAT YOUR CASE-STUDY HAS BEEN RECEIVED. THE EDUCATION ADMINISTRATOR WILL CONFIRM RECEIPT OF YOUR CASE-STUDY SUBMISSION BY EMAIL DURING WORKING HOURS. PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO CONTACT THE EDUCATION ADMINISTRATOR IF YOU REQUIRE ANY FURTHER ASSISTANCE.
Before you enrol you need to complete an online application form. You can do this on the Distance Learning in Cosmetic Science website. Once you have enrolled you will be provided with access keys to get into the four modules, which you can link to once you have logged in below.
(Click on the spy glass icons to view the details of the content covered by each module)