Swindon College

Advanced Make-up, Hair and Prosthetics Swindon College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Gloucestershire


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Course summary

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This course will advance your skills in make-up, hair, wig-making and prosthetics, developing innovative designers with individual identities, high aesthetic standards and advanced technical skills. Industry led briefs will equip students with the skills necessary for employment within a range of work contexts, who are able to respond to changing professional constraints.

Course details


Module 1 - Advanced Hair and Wig Making
Module 2 - Advanced Make-up and Prosthetics
Module 3 - Professional Practice
Module 4 - Developing Design Ideas and Experimentation
Module 5 - Delivering Demonstrations
Module 6 - Final Major Project

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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!

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Swindon College is currently unable to accept TIER 4 students.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further 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

This course is for students who have completed Level 5 training in make up and hair or a similar subject and are wishing to develop and expand their skills further at Level 6.

Additional entry requirements



English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 5.5 An individual score of 5.5 in each individual element is essential.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8,000 Year 1
EU £8,000 Year 1
International £8,410 Year 1
England £8,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,000 Year 1
Scotland £8,000 Year 1
Wales £8,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Provider information

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Swindon College
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Course contact details

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