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Media Make-up Level 2 Diploma at Trafford College

Course description

Modular programme consisting of 12 units, 3 generic and 9 mandatory.- Working in beauty related industries- Follow health and safety in the salon- Client care and communication in beauty related industries- Apply make up- Provide eyelash and brow treatments- Create an image on a theme within the hair and beauty sector- The art of photographic make up- Body art design- Apply skin tanning techniques- The art of dressing hair- Make and style a hair additionRequirements:Wear professional uniform as recommended by the college; high standards of personal hygiene; be able to work effectively with others and be willing to carry out and receive all treatments; excellent attendance is required (100% expected, minimum 90% acceptable); remove all jewellery, including facial piercings (in line with awarding body requirements); hair must be well groomed and if long it must be tied up and off the face.

Entry requirements

Students over 16 who wish to pursue a career in the media make up industry.You will need 5 GCSEs at grade D including maths and English, a school reference and successful interview.


Assessment is continuous by observation of practical skills, oral questions, on line test and assignments. APL/APA is available.

Future opportunities

Successful students may progress on to Level 3 Media make up subject to interview and tutor recommendation.

Further information

Contact Course Enquires on 0161 886 7070.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 13 May 2016
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