bs-dermal-sciences

BS Dermal Sciences

Objectives

By the end of the BS Dermal Sciences program, graduating health care professionals will be able to:

1. Work as team members in pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry in production, quality assurance, marketing and research of skin care products

2. Guide clients regarding skin care and perform noninvasive cosmetics procedures independently

3. Work with Dermatologists as part of a skin care team, in primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare settings, assisting in management of Dermatologic diseases and invasive procedures

4. Pursuit an academic career in allied health sciences undergraduate programs

5. Contribute in promoting a research culture by conducting and publishing good quality research

Role and Scope

1. Cosmetic scientist

2. Cosmetologist/ Skin care practitioner

3. Dermatology associate

4. Teacher

5. Researcher

  • Duration

    10 Semesters (5 years)

  • Eligibility

    FSc Pre Medical with minimum 50% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    162

  • Fee Rs

    1,352,700

semesters and courses

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-101 Islamic Studies /Ethics 2(2-0)
ENG-101 English I (Reading & Writing Skills) 3(3-0)
MATH-101 Mathematics 3(3-0)
CS-101 Introduction to Information & Communication Technologies 3(2-1)
BIO-101 Biochemistry 3(2-1)
ISL-103 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation I 1(1-0)
  Credit Hours 15
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PHYSI-101 Physiology 3(2-1)
ANA-101 Anatomy 3(3-0)
PS-101 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
ENG-102 English II (Communication Skills) 3(3-0)
ISL-104 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation II 1(1-0)
CHEM-102 Organic Chemistry (Basics) 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-201 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation III 1(1-0)
ENG-201 English III (Technical Writing & Presentation Skills) 3(3-0)
PSY-201 Psychology 3(3-0)
PHARM-201 Pharmacology 3(2-1)
DMS-211 Structure & Function of Skin 3(2-1)
CHEM-201 Organic Chemistry (Advanced) 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 16
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-202 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation IV 1(1-0)
GEN-201 Sociology 3(3-0)
DNS-201 Principles of Nutrition and Health 2(2-0)
PAT-203 Pathology (Pathophysiology of Skin Diseases) 3(2-1)
DMS-213 Cosmetic Sciences-I (Fundamentals) 3(3-0)
DMS-214 Therapeutics 3(3-0)
DMS-215 Community Dermatology 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours 17

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MGT-301 Entrepreneurship 3(3-0)
STAT-301 Biostatistics 3(3-0)
DMS-311 Regulation/Legislation of Cosmetic Products 2(2-0)
DMS-312 Cosmetic Sciences-II (Manufacturing Cosmetic Formulations, Labeling and Packaging) 3(2-1)
DMS-313 Inflammatory Skin Diseases 3(3-0)
DMS-314 Photobiology and Phototherapy 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 17

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-302 Patient Care 2(2-0)
GEN-310 Research Methodology 3(2-1)
DMS-315 Dermatology and Internal Medicine 3(3-0)
DMS-316 Cosmetic Sciences-III (Dispensing of Manufactured Formulations) 3(2-1)
DMS-317 Infections and Infestations 3(2-1)
DMS-318 Adverse Effects of Cosmetics and Drugs 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours 16

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DMS-411 LASERS in Aesthetics 3(2-1)
DMS-412 Cosmetic Sciences-IV (Chemical Analysis and Stability) 3(2-1)
DMS-413 Sexually Transmitted Infections 3(2-1)
DMS-414 Disorders of Pigmentation 3(2-1)
DMS-415 Skin Care in All Ages 3(3-0)
DMS-416 Hair, Nails and Mucosal Disorders 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours 17

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MGT-413 Marketing Management 3(3-0)
DMS-410 Research Project 6(0-6)
DMS-417 Psychosocial Impact of Skin Disease and Health Economics 3(3-0)
DMS-418 Perfumery 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 15

Semester 9

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DMS-511 Teledermatology 3(1-2)
DMS-512 Clinical Photography 2(1-1)
DMS-513 Cosmetic procedures- I 3(1-2)
DMS-514 Supervised Skin Care Practice-I 3(0-3)
DMS-515 Manufacture and Quality Control of Cosmetics 3(3-0)
DMS-516 Cosmetic Allergies 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 17

 

Semester 10

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DMS-516 Wound management 2(1-1)
DMS-517 Cosmetic procedures-II 3(1-2)
DMS-518 Supervised Skin Care Practice-II 3(0-3)
DMS-519 Formation and Quality by Design of Cosmetics 3(2-1)
DMS-520 Non Surgical Cosmetic Intervention 3(3-0)
DMS-521 Aging Process 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 17
  Total Credit Hours 162