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Theatrical and Media Make-up Extended Diploma Level 3 at South & City College Birmingham

Course description

The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Theatrical and Media Make-up is a technical level qualification for learners who wish to pursue a career as an employed and/or self-employed make-up artist, providing hair and make-up services in the media, theatre, performing arts, fashion and photographic industries.

Entry requirements

Current and continued work experience in a make-up/theatre industry successful interview. Due to the externally set and externally marked exam an initial assessment in English of level 1 or GCSE grades 3 (D) in English Language or above or functional skills of level 1 or above.

Financial information

24+ LOAN FEES: £ 2,500.00
. Our course fees vary depending on your circumstances.For full fee information do not hesitateto call us on 0800 111 6311

Future opportunities

As a specialist make-up artist, learners could progress directly into employment in a variety of contexts, which include: - Professional make-up artistry settings working with performers - Theatre, film, print media, photographic studios - Beauty and/or hair salons - Independent/self-employed/mobile/home based settings - National Health Service - Product manufacturing and trainingWhilst the primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment, learners may choose to develop their knowledge and skills further by completing a Foundation Degree in Theatrical Hair and Media Make-up.

Further information

Please contact our admissions team on 0800 111 6311 or email You can also visit our website and apply online.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South & City College Birmingham directly.

Last updated date: 19 September 2017
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