Creative Make Up Design and Practice Foundation Degree at Hugh Baird College - UCAS

Hugh Baird College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Creative Make Up Design and Practice Foundation Degree

Course summary

The Foundation Degree in Creative Make Up Design and Practice offers undergraduates an opportunity to gain fundamental techniques and academic training, including anatomy and physiology, and key practical skills required to work within the make up industry. The course will go on to offer undergraduates an opportunity to gain fundamental techniques and academic training, including anatomy and physiology, as well as key practical skills required to work within the make up industry. Students will be taken on a journey from the past to present gaining invaluable knowledge of contextual and cultural influences in order to be inspired to design and create for today’s competitive make up industry. Throughout the Creative Make Up Design and Practice course, undergraduates will take part in a range of workshops, practical assessments and design briefs, supported by academic work in order to produce a portfolio and business plan ready for employment. External industry guest speakers will enhance your experience further allowing you to develop a current awareness of trends and products. You will work on live industry briefs linking with employers, and will develop skills by working towards national and international competition briefs. You will be learning skills relating to make up in the fashion/photographic, TV/film and the commercial sector, progressing to theatrical make up and special effects. The course is designed to not only equip undergraduates with the practical skills needed to function successfully, but also to produce artists that can design, inspire and enthuse the larger audience and communicate appropriately within its functioning world. In addition, enterprising make up businesses are an emerging feature throughout the North West region and students will be supported in their personal progression for self-employment and business plan development. Work experience within all areas of media and the make up industries will form a key aspect of this course. Students will also have the opportunity to collaborate with undergraduates from other courses across the University Centre. The course has strong links with industry as well as make up companies who provide products, make up demonstrations and seminars throughout the year to promote employability within industry.

Modules

You will study a range of core modules, which may include: Art & Design Studies Design Investigation Specialism Skills Drawing and Image Communication Anatomy and Physiology for the Make Up Artist Fundamental Design Techniques Design Practice 1 Professional Development in the Freelance World Work Based Learning Project Design Practice 2 NOTE: The foundation entry element of all of our design-related foundation degrees is generic so may be delivered in classes made up of students from any of our design-related foundation degree with integrated foundation entry programmes.

Assessment method

The following activities are used for assessment: • Practical work • Live/competition briefs • Research and development work • Presentations • Final work • Written assignments • Detailed business plan • Student portfolio • Academic poster • Student blogs • Visually enriched and written log/journals • Reports • Essays • Pitches • Reflective evaluations • Live projects • Personal development portfolio Students will be given the opportunity to experiment and to develop confidence during creative and imaginative tasks, whilst also being introduced to industry practice and discipline. Practical teaching will encourage an independent approach with workshops and development of practical, technical and design skills.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
8N40
Institution code:
H65
Campus name:
Bootle Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.hughbaird.ac.uk/details/university/ucd:HEMAKEUPFDA


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1

Additional fee information

The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course is: FdA Year 1 and 2: •£8,000 per year The standard part time tuition fee rate is: •£1,500 per 20 credit module The University Centre’s tuition fees are reviewed each academic year.
Creative Make Up Design and Practice Foundation Degree at Hugh Baird College - UCAS