Advanced Skin Techniques (Top-up)

Newcastle College University Centre

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Newcastle College Group
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Course summary

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This exciting and innovative course has been designed to expand and develop the skills of a qualified aesthetician or advanced beauty therapist. You’ll gain valuable experience and be challenged to develop your skills to higher levels, studying the practical and underpinning knowledge of the aesthetic treatments available in skin clinics. This unique programme will allow you to specialise in skin treatments for complex skin conditions such as laser tattoo removal, active acne treatments, dermaplaning and chemical peels. You will learn from industry experienced tutors who have specialised in aesthetic treatments. You will undertake training in dermaplaning, as well as receiving a subscription to the Aesthetics Journal. You may wish to progress academically on to an appropriate Masters qualification, or you may decide to seek employment within the beauty and aesthetics industry as an Aesthetic Practitioner, Senior Aesthetician, Aesthetic Clinic Manager, Lecturer, Brand Representative, Brand Trainer or Business Owner.

Course details


Advanced Laser Techniques, Aesthetic Physiology, Epidermal Trauma Management, Project/Dissertation.

Assessment method

You will learn in a variety of ways including lectures, group work, seminars and practical skill development. You will be assessed in a number of ways including a research project, reports, presentations (individual and group) and practical case-studies.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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 codeBN33
Institution code N23
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

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
Scottish Higher Not accepted
HND (BTEC) M Beauty Therapy or Spa Management.

Students studying a Foundation Degree in Beauty Therapy or Spa Management are encouraged to apply.

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6

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

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Advanced Skin Techniques (Top-up) at Newcastle College University Centre - UCAS