Media Make-up (Vocational)

The Media Make-up industry in the UK is exciting and fast-moving and we are looking to enrol students who are creative, interested in fashion and beauty trends, have an excellent eye for detail and enjoy working with people on our outstanding Media Make-up programmes at FutureSkills. The courses at FutureSkills will give you the techniques, knowledge, confidence and employability skills that you will need to embark on a successful career in the performance and media industries whether you are interested in a career in high fashion, the bridal industry, photography, theatre, film or television. Our programmes cover the essentials of client care and consultation, and will also develop your skills in specialist areas such as dressing and styling hair, making and applying prosthetics and applying quality make-up for individual clients and performers in TV, film and theatre. You will also learn the art of photographic make-up, and body art design. Our students will have the opportunity to work in our industry-standard salons using industry standard materials and take part in exciting on-location shoots and performances, and undertake work-based projects with leading industry employers.

Outline

  • The art of dressing hair 
  • Application of make-up skills
  • The art of photographic make-up
  • Themed face painting • Body art • Creative make-up artistry
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Working in the make-up industry
  • Special effects make-up
  • Applying prosthetics
  • Fashion and photographic make-up
  • Hair design and wig making
  • Working in the make-up industry

Entry Requirements

4 Grade 3s/Ds at GCSE<br/> Completion of the level 2 Hair & Media Make
up qualification<br/> Intermediate level courses require four grade 3s at GCSE<br/> For advanced Vocational courses, students are required to have five grade 4s at GCSE, which must include either English or mathematics.

Progression

Students can progress with us to study a Foundation Degree in Media Make-up or a HND/C at our University Centre or Hair & Beauty Apprenticeship with Apprenticeships at Salford City College.

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NameAvailable at:Start DateAcademic Yr
Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up Diploma Level 1 FutureSkills at MediaCityUK 05/09/2022 22/23
Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up Diploma Level 2 FutureSkills at MediaCityUK 05/09/2022 22/23
Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up Diploma Level 3 FutureSkills at MediaCityUK 05/09/2022 22/23
Media Makeup Diploma Level 2 Worsley College 05/09/2022 22/23

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