Colour Theory and Trends

Course Code: COSM 105

Academic Year: 2022-2023

This course explores the principles of colour theory as it applies to the cosmetic industry. Students will recognize colour variations in hue, value and intensity and appropriately identify colour descriptors and codes as related to colour science. Students will learn how to compile an effective, professional and creative visual presentation manual. Correct colour terminology will be used to identify colour relationships and palettes. Students will also learn the mechanics of body proportions as related to trends and styles of dressing. Students will learn how to apply fashion trend and fits appropriately for all male and female body types in order to advise clients.