What will I learn?
You will gain knowledge and understanding in a variety of basic make-up and hair techniques that will allow you to progress onto the Level 3 Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up. At this level you must be able to self-study and commit to additional activities outside of the classroom.
• Working with others in the beauty related industry
• Body art design
• Basic Make-up
• Photographic Make-up
• Lash and brow treatments
• The art of colouring hair
• The art of dressing hair
• Make and style a hair addition
• Applying self-tan
• Create an image based on a theme
• Maths and English GCSE
We provide extracurricular enrichment such as: trips abroad, theatre trips, studio and theatre tours, involvement with Christmas productions, visit to The Clothes Show, industry shows, community projects and a range of external productions.
What grades will I need?
Four GCSEs at A*-D/9-3 (including English and/or Science) or two GCSEs at A*-D/9-3 (including English and/or Science) and a Level 1 qualification in a related subject
How will I be assessed?
Coursework and final assessment.
Where will it lead me?
Level 3 VRQ in Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up
• Assistant make-up artist
• Assistant in theatre productions
• Photo shoots