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Course summary

About this Course: This course delivers a higher level of study for those who are looking for a career within the hair and beauty sector as a manager or salon owner. It will provide you with the technical skills needed to work within specialised areas of hair and beauty at an advanced level. Throughout your time on the course you will learn new advanced practical skills, attend lectures and seminars, perform extensive research activities and supervise your peers at various levels to develop your management skills. We have fully equipped, state of the art salons with professional ranges of products and new advanced IPL equipment as well as extensive links with industry and highly trained and industry experienced staff. You will offer professional treatments in commercial clinics as an advanced specialist The course is practical and theory-based with high expectations to produce quality assignment work, using advanced referencing techniques synonymous with universities. Modules Covered: The following subjects are typical examples of what you may study; however, course content is regularly reviewed to reflect changes in the industry.

  • Preparation, Process and Production in Creative Arts
  • Design Techniques and Applications for the Performer
  • Historical Context in Performing Arts
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation
  • Work-based Learning
  • Period Hair and Make-up
  • TV and Film Hair and Make-up
  • Gain employment within the TV and Film Industry, theatre, makeup consultancy, or self-employment.
  • You may decide to study further in hair and beauty or other areas in this sector
  • You can progress to university or convert you Higher National Diploma (HND) to a BA (Hons) degree with a further year of study
Entry Requirements:
  • A level 4 qualification in a related area (e.g. Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Performing Arts Production Specialist Media Make-up)
  • GCSE English and Maths grade C/4 or above, or equivalent
  • You will be also be requied to successfully complete an interview with a course tutor
  • You must be flexible and able to commit to evening and weekend activities on location
  • You will be expected to purchase a uniform and kit and pay for educational visits
If you do not meet these requirements please contact us as we are able to consider applicants with other qualifications, relevant experience or personal circumstances on an individual basis.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements •One A-Level from a creative area – Art and Design or Level 3 qualification in Hair and Media Make-up or a BTEC Level 3/ Foundation Diploma within a creative area at tutor discretion •GCSE English and Maths grade C and above, or equivalent •You will also be required to successfully complete an interview with a course tutor •You must be flexible and able to commit to evening and weekend activities on location •You will be expected to purchase a uniform and kit, and pay for educational visits

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6900 Year 1
Scotland £6900 Year 1
Wales £6900 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Specialist Make-Up at University Centre Rotherham - UCAS