University of South Wales

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)

TV and Film: Hair, Make Up and Special Effects (Top Up)

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Course summary

This course aims to expose you to working techniques used within the media industry, and develop and expand your portfolio of skills in hair, make-up and special effects for TV and Film. The strong links that have been forged within industry have ensured that the skills students acquire within the classroom can be further built on with relevant work placements. The fast expanding media industry in South Wales provides students with a range of opportunities to experience placements in establishments such as the BBC, the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama as well as independent film companies. The skills and experience you gain will equip you with the necessary expertise to enter a career within the industry.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code5E98
Institution code W01
Campus nameColeg y Cymoedd (Nantgarw)
Campus codeM

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) Not accepted

Applicants for this award must have successfully completed a relevant Foundation Degree. Equivalent level qualifications may also be accepted for entry onto this award.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Portfolio


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
International £11900* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Please note that the tuition fees stated are for the 2017-18 academic year and are subject to increase for future years of study. Please see the University of South Wales website for further information. Students have access to a wide range of resources including textbooks, publications, and computers in the University’s library and via online resources. In most cases they are more than sufficient to complete a course of study. Where there are additional costs, either obligatory or optional, these are detailed on the University website (on individual course pages). Of course students may choose to purchase their own additional personal resources/tools over and above those listed to support their studies at their own expense. All stationery and printing costs are at a student’s own expense. Students from Wales and the EU may be eligible for a means-tested Welsh Government Learning Grant. Please visit the University website for full details.

Provider information

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Our COVID-19 information

University of South Wales
Llantwit Road
Treforest
Pontypridd
CF37 1DL


Clearing contact details

Enquiries and Admissions Team

03455 767778

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Monday 10th August 2020 8.30am-5pm Tuesday 11th August 2020 8.30am-5pm Wednesday 12th August 2020 8.30am-5pm Thursday 13th August 2020 8am - 9pm Friday 14th August 2020 8am - 8pm Saturday 15th August 2020 7.30am - 6pm Sunday 16th August 2020 7.30am - 6pm All following other weekdays 8.30am - 5pm Monday-Thursday 8.30am - 4.30pm Friday Monday 31st August 2020 Closed (Bank Holiday)


Course contact details

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TV and Film: Hair, Make Up and Special Effects (Top Up) at University of South Wales - UCAS