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Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up Level 3 Diploma at Hull College Group

Course description

This course is for those who are interested in a career in theatre, television, fashion or as a freelance make-up artist.

Fashion is not only a glamorous industry, it is at the forefront of many trends and has a cultural impact on the way we live our lives.  Working in this fast-paced industry as a make-up artist is both exciting and challenging.

Students will learn how to create fashion and photographic make-up images, how to apply highlighting and shading techniques and other illusions in order to effectively ‘age’ a performer and the application and seamless blending of small prosthetic pieces and bald caps is also covered.

Course content

  • Creative Hairdressing Skills
  • Design Face and Body Art
  • Apply Airbrush Make-up to the Face
  • Media Make-up
  • Apply Small Prosthetic Pieces and Bald Caps

Entry requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy, Level 2 Diploima in Hairdressing,Level 2 Diploma in Photography, Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts.

Financial information

Students will be required to provide an overall and kit.  Information will be provided at interview.

Future opportunities

You may choose to enter employment or go on to Higher Education.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hull College Group directly.

Last updated date: 20 April 2016

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