Theatrical Special Effects and Hair and Media Makeup Level 3

Course Type College
Qualification Level 3
Start Date September 2020
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Theatrical Special Effects and Hair and Media Makeup Level 3

This course will provide you with a range of essential technical and practical skills and knowledge which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the Make-up industry. This course also includes Make-up used in the Media industry.

On completion of this course learners can progress on to University courses or straight in to the working world of Make-up artistry.

We will work with learners to create a professional portfolio of evidence to enable job progression.

A trip is planned to IMAT (International Make Up artist Trade Show) and is an overnight trip. It will cost approximately £175.00 payable in 3 instalments.

You will also need to purchase an art book and a portfolio at approximately £14.00 (from the college shop).

A qualification in Make-up or an artistic background is required.

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • Genuine interest in subject
  • GCSE 4(C)
  • GCSE 4(C)
What will I learn?
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  • Working in the film, TV and theatre industry
  • Fashion and photographic make-up
  • Media make-up and creative hair designs
  • Body art and camouflage make-up
  • Specialist bridal hair and make-up
  • Avant Garde hair and make-up
  • Creation and presentation of a look book and portfolio

“I had 3 memorable years at South Devon College and was impressed by the tutors and facilities. I now work as a Beauty Therapist, and supply various treatments. One day I want to manage my own spa, before giving something back by teaching a new generation of beauty therapists.”Abbie-Louise Connor

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

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