What will I learn?
This qualification covers a very wide range of skills required for working in the media make-up industry. You will learn about working in film, TV and theatre, how to create historical hair and make-up looks, create a look book and industry portfolio, apply body art and camouflage make-up.
Optional areas include cutting and styling techniques for performers, avant garde hair and make up, the evolution of cosmetics and retail, specialist bridal hair and make-up and media make-up blogging.
What grades will I need?
Four GCSEs at A*-D/9-3 (including English, Maths and/or Science) or two GCSEs at A*-D/9-3 (including English and Maths) plus a Level 2 qualification in related subject
How will I be assessed?
Coursework and final assessment.
• Make-up artist
• Working in theatre
• TV and/or film
• Photo shoots
• Working with casting and prosthetics
• Wig making