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Course summary

This is for professional make-up artists and hairdressers specialising in theatrical and special effects make-up, including prosthetics and hair styling. This qualification will enable you to gain the skills, knowledge and understanding required in order to perform a range of make-up and hair services in the performance arts, fashion and media sectors. Extensive research, practise and innovation are needed to be successful in this area.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W453
Institution code:
E32
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

- A Levels in relevant Media or Art based subjects, or an artistic background and evidence of work in a portfolio, or progression from Art courses at Level 3 - A good range of GCSE’s at Grade A-C and A2 Levels plus a recent portfolio of artwork as evidence of ability. - You may also progress on to this course from Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical and Media Make-Up or equivalent BTEC/UAL qualification. - In addition you will be required to produce a positive reference - Willingness to follow health and safety guidelines and comply with college attendance and punctuality - Candidates will need to be able to practise at home and provide models for assessment - Candidates who are pregnant or suffer from asthma will need to be risk assessed due to the use of hazardous chemicals.


English language requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Make-Up, Special Effects & Hair for Media & Performance at Orbital South Colleges University Centre - UCAS