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Hayes Campus: Course Starting Tue 01 September 2020

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Entry Requirements

Minimum Grade 4 in GCSE English and One other, preferably in maths or science.

Who is the course for

The course is for anyone wanting to pursue a career in Make up Artistry

Course Content

Compulsory topics include:

  • Working in the make up industry
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Research, develop and showcase designs
  • The art of applying makeup
  • Hair artistry
  • Creative make-up artistry

Study Methods

  • Practical salon sessions, Anatomy & Physiology / Theory lessons.
  • Lectures given by industry experts
  • Employers input into projects and exercises.
  • Industry experts will act as ‘expert witnesses’ to contribute to the assessment of your work.
  • Regular testing of underpinning knowledge via written tests, Google forms, Socrative and kahoot quizzes.

How is the course assessed

To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully * One externally set, externally moderated assignment/practical exam

  • One externally set, externally marked theory exam, sat under examination conditions
  • Optional unit assessments as required

This qualification is graded Pass/Merit/Distinction/Distinction*

Where next - Further Studies

  • Level 3 VRQ Theatrical Special Effectts Hair and Media Make up
  • Level 2 Technical in Beauty Therapy
  • Level 2 VRQ Hair Dressing
  • You can gain employment as make up Artist on a make up counter, work on magazine shots and freelance as a Hair and Make up Artist

Where next - Job Opportunities

This qualification could lead to a job as a make-up artist working in one of the following establishments:

  • Photo shoots
  • Magazine and publication shoots
  • Department stores
  • Make-up stores
  • Salon

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Hayes Campus: Course Starting Tue 01 September 2020

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00