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Hair and Media Make-up Diploma Level 2 at City of Bristol College

Course description

Would you like to learn how to apply make-up for fashion, catwalk, photographic and editorial looks? If yes, then this is the course for you. Working with creative and progressive media make-up tutors, you will learn the skills and techniques to enable you to create exciting and beautiful make-up designs. You will also learn how to blow dry and set hair, as well as learn to dress the hair up to create classic and avant garde looks.

Course content

- The art of photographic make-up
- Body art design
- The art of dressing hair
- Eyelash and brow treatments

Entry requirements

This is a very intensive course and learners must be able to give 100% commitment to their studies. You must have:
- 4 GCSEs grade C to include English and maths at grade D
- A minimum school attendance of 85% and a good punctuality report
- A school report showing you have the ability to focus and achieve your targets
- You will need to communicate with people from every age group, social and ethnic background.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Bristol College directly.

Last updated date: 04 February 2016
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    • South Bristol Skills Academy (SBSA) opened in 2010 as our flagship centre, serving the south of Bristol. Impressively big on the outside, inside you'll find a welcoming atmosphere and a flexible, open-plan learning environment.


      The award-winning eco-friendly building is home to a range of fantastic facilities including:

      • Study Centre  
      • Motor vehicle and construction workshops
      • Professional hair and beauty salon
      • Training kitchen and restaurant
      • Horticultural areas

      Students can borrow laptops from the Study Centre, enjoy the café facilities and make good use of the large open spaces available, with Wi-fi available throughout the building.