The main aim of the Level 3 Diploma in Fashion and Media Make-up is to enable learners to gain the necessary practical skills and knowledge in order to provide Hair, Photographic and Media Make-up to the general public and to gain employment in the Hair, Photographic and Media Make-up Industry. This course is aimed at those who want to pursue exciting new careers in this booming sector. You will develop your make-up practice through the study of art and design, fashion trends and forecasting and the cosmetics industry.
This exciting course is designed to bring out your creativity and flair for media make-up in readiness for a career in this competitive industry. The diploma covers theatrical, special effects and hair and media make-up in an enlivening course covering a vast range of skills from; fashion make-up, application of prosthetic pieces, airbrushing, creative hair-styling, wig work and much more. This programme of study will interest students who would like to work within the creative make-up industry, such as fashion, photographic studio’s, theatre or preparation for higher education.
Our highly creative programme of study will give you a fantastic opportunity to showcase your talents as a professional make–up artist. Learners’ creativity, imagination and skills are developed by our professional media make–up team who provide unparalleled support throughout the programme of study.
This course will allow you to experiment with concepts and techniques and ensure you can practice as a make-up artist with confidence. You will also develop a range of knowledge and experience of key areas linked to make-up artistry, such as the development of ideas and concepts using key techniques in art and design, awareness of the cosmetics business and solid experience of professional practice and engagement with industry projects.
Course Length: 3 – 6 months;
Start dates: January April, July, September;