CAP202 Advanced Dermal Interventions

Unit Description

Clinical practicum CAP 202 Advanced Dermal Interventions provides an opportunity for students to participate in a clinical learning environment that seeks to provide both theoretical understanding of cosmetic tattoo implantation and removal and practical application of fractional and ablative laser technology, body cavitation, along with High Intense Focus Ultrasound (HIFU) and Plasma pen technologies.

Students will develop critical thinking from evidence-based knowledge in reviewing client history and presentation and delivery of appropriate treatment protocols for predictable outcomes in clinical practice.

This unit will develop students’ knowledge and use of the various treatment modalities used widely in a clinical setting which includes the knowledge of structure, application techniques appropriate for intended outcome.

Additionally, students will be exposed to the safe operating process in the use of these technologies.


CAP 201 Dermal Therapy 2.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit the student will be able to:

Graduate Attributes (GA)

In addition to the unit-specific learning outcomes listed above, the following graduate attributes are taught, developed and assessed in varying degrees within this unit:

Key Dates

Week 1 Semester commences
Post Week 6 Mid-semester break
Week 7 Assessment 1: Examination (20%)
Week 12 Assessment 2: Practical Demonstration (40%)
Week 14 Assessment 3: Written Case Study (40%)