Men’s Hair Cutting

    Course details

    • Code: HAIR.4304
    • Fee: $546*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 10
    • EFTS: 0.0833
    • Subject: Hairdressing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class22 (approximate total hours)
Work experience38 (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 hair cutting services for men. Students will develop and adapt cutting techniques to create different looks.

Learning outcomes

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

  1. Explain the process and techniques used for cutting men’s hair.
  2. Carry out client consultation and hair and scalp analysis to determine client expectations and hair cutting requirements.
  3. Prepare clients and the service area for cutting services.
  4. Perform hair cutting services for men using a range of techniques to create various looks.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Title Code
Cut men’s hair to create a variety of looks C&G 3002-68 312

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