Hair and Make-Up Design and Application for Production at University Centre South Essex - UCAS

University Centre South Essex

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the Arts London

Hair and Make-Up Design and Application for Production

Course summary

This programme is designed to advance and enhance skills and techniques in makeup design and application for Production. Units will cover the following; a vast study of wig and postiche construction, hair styling for all hair types, Makeup for all skin tones, historical, economic and social accurate makeup and Collaborative industry project in addition to the acquisition of academic higher-level skills, research and industry experience supporting student’s progression into employment. The programme aims to train students to be multiskilled makeup artists who are prepared for industry in a commercial or production setting. In partnership with The Backstage centre students will be able to experience a real working environment with collaborative projects and industry partnerships.


Year 1 HM101 - Safe Working Practises HM102 - Historical and Cultural Accuracy of Hair and Makeup application for Diverse Skin tones HM103 - Social and Economic study of Hair and Make-Up HM104 - Bio Sensitivity and Etiquette HM105 - Styling Textured and Afro Hair Year 2 HM201 - Wig and Facial Postiche Construction HM202 - Wig Application and Maintenance HM203 - Creating Injuries for TV and Film HM204 - Industry Analysis and Business HM205 - Collaborative Project

Assessment method

Assessment methods include: • Portfolio submission • Written Essays • Summative practical assessments • Research sketchbook • There are no examination

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

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University Centre Thurrock
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

The University Centre has decided to temporarily stop sponsoring international students who need a student visa to study on our programmes in our campuses in the UK until further notice.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 - minimum 5.5 across all components.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1
EU £17930 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

This is not covered by course fees. • Make up kit • Hair kit • Wig making kit • Special effects makeup kit • Airbrushing kit Covered by Course Fees • Annual £30 printing allowance • Car parking
Hair and Make-Up Design and Application for Production at University Centre South Essex - UCAS