Makeup for TV & Film (Theatrical & Special Effects Makeup) - Diploma - Level 3

Further Details
Course Code
LP01034
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is a one year full time course.
Department
Beauty, Spa & Complementary Therapies, Hairdressing & Barbering
Start Date
05 Sep 2022
End Date
23 Jun 2023

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Course Overview
This course is aimed at developing skills for working within the Theatrical and Media make-up industry. The course is designed to develop skills that will enable the production of specialist effects make-up for competitions, photo shoots, TV and theatre. Basic knowledge from level 2 in either hair or beauty programmes is desirable to explore the creative skills required for this course.

The units will consist of :
● Working in the film, TV and theatre industry
● Create historical hair and make up looks
● Media make up creative hair design
● Fashion and photographic make-up
● The creation and presentation of a look book and industry portfolio
● Apply body art
● Camouflage make up

All learners will undertake Essential Skills Wales qualification at level 3 in Communications and Digital Literacy. In addition Welsh language skills will be enhanced and developed through Welsh in the workplace. The programme aims to provide experiences that will enable learners to gain a greater breadth to learning. The programme provides the skills and personal qualities that employers and Higher Education Institutions require.
Coursework is by continuous assessment and learners can gain a Pass, Merit or Distinction.

Work experience within a commercial establishment e.g. theatre or photographic studio is a compulsory part of the course to enable the learner to work under direction.
Successful completion of Beauty Therapy Level 2 learning area programme.
Progression routes for learners will be to HE or to work in the creative makeup artistry sector. Employment within the sector is varied and can include working in film, fashion, TV or theatre. Learners wishing to progress to HE will require sufficient UCAS points for postgraduate study.
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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