Level 3

Theatrical Media Hair & Make-up Level 3 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus, Thurrock Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus, Thurrock Campus

Overview

This course will give you the knowledge, practical experience and confidence to pursue a career in the make-up industry as a professional make-up artist for theatre, video or television.

Entry Requirements

  • Level 2 qualification in Hair and Media Make-up or similar, plus GCSE grade 4/C in English or Maths
  • Successful attendance at interview event
  • You will be required to purchase salon wear, equipment kit, textbooks and consumables at enrolment

Course Structure

  • Camouflage make-up
  • Apply airbrush
  • Style and fit postiche
  • Fashion and photographic make-up
  • Apply prosthetics
  • Fantasy hair design
  • Create and cast prosthetics (Thurrock)
  • Planning a production (Southend)
  • media make-up
  • Health & Safety practices
  • Client care & communication

Assessment & Feedback

Your work will be assessed through a mixture of practical tasks and supporting written material. Your progress throughout will be supported by regular ongoing feedback.

Course Cost

School Leavers, Full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment.

Adult course fee based on 2018-19 for UK/EU students

What Next...

Progress to university subject to entry requirements.