Media Make-up Artistry BA (Hons) Top-Up (Level 6)

The BA(Hons) in Media Make-up will allow you to experiment with concepts and techniques you have obtained from a Foundation Degree and ensure you can practice as a make-up artist with confidence. You will also develop a range of key skills, attributes and advanced technical ability in the art of specific areas of media make-up artistry for fashion, prosthetics and/or special effects. This course enables students to develop an analytical and reflective approach to their practice and those of others as well as an ability to promote best practice in line with contemporary industry policies and guidance.

Develop your skills with our media make-up courses, designed to take your creativity to the next level. Based at our University Centre in MediaCityUK, our outstanding facilities will help support you throughout your creative and academic journey. Our aim is to ensure you gain the knowledge and experience you need to be able to grab any opportunity and go wherever your impending career may take you.

Our qualifications are perfect for those who want to take their media make-up skills to the next level. Courses are a blend of both academic and practical application, preparing you for the requirements of the rapidly growing industry. The modules have been designed to work harmoniously to provide you with a diverse career path. You will build skills in make-up artistry as well as core professional competencies. They include skills such as self-promotion, business, hair and make-up practice, art and design, fashion trends, and forecasting in the cosmetic industry.


Course Code: WA12
Institution Code: S03
Campus Name: Main Site
Campus Code: –

What Will I study

Distorting & Enhancing Appearance • Professional Studio Practice • Product Development & Manufacture • Professional Collaboration • Final Media Project

Entry Requirements

Pass Foundation Degree or equivalent qualification in a related

GCSE/National 4/National 5:

Grade C/4 or
above in GCSE English required.

Grade C/4 or
above in GCSE maths is preferable.

Key Information

Additional fee information
These kits are mandatory for all students studying on the BA(Hons) Make-up Artistry.

Mouldlife|PS Make-up Kit: £350.00 (approx.)
Airbase Ultra Starter Kit: £99.00 (approx.)


FutureSkills at MediaCityUK




Please contact our Admissions Team for fee information and advice on remission


NameAvailable at:Start DateAcademic Year
Media Make Up (Artistry) BA (Hons) (Top Up) (Level 6) FutureSkills at MediaCityUK 18/09/2023 23/24