Complex Styling

    Course details

    • Code: HAIR.4303
    • Fee: $1,092*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 20
    • EFTS: 0.1667
    • Subject: Hairdressing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class45 (approximate total hours)
Work experience68 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Taupo, Whakatane
Related programmes New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Emerging Stylist) (Level 4);

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to perform advanced hair styling using complex setting and dressing techniques. Students will learn to combine and adapt styling techniques to create a variety of looks.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Explain the products, process and advanced techniques used for complex hair styling services.
  2. Carry out client consultation and hair and scalp analysis to determine client expectations and hair styling service requirements.
  3. Prepare clients and the service area for styling services.
  4. Use, combine and adapt complex styling, setting and dressing techniques to create a range of advanced hair styles.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Title Code
Style and dress hair using a variety of techniques C&G 3002-68 305

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017