This course has been tailored for those with a passion for all things make-up and a career in the world of make-up artistry. Make-up artists may pursue a career in Fashion, Theatre, TV & Film, Bridal & Cosmetic Retailing. This course is awarded by ITEC and is an internationally recognised qualification which is a ‘must have’ to pursue this exciting and creative path at home or abroad. The course covers SPFX and also includes up to date requirements like body art and individual eyelash application to ensure you are ready to get straight into the working environment. There will also be demonstrations by guest make-up artist professionals.
This course prepares you for working in the following Career Sectors:
What will you study?
Professional Conduct & Business Awareness M/503/1375
Fashion, Theatre & Media Make-Up A/506/0152
Special Effects F/506/0153
Retail Selling 5N1619
Work Experience 5N1356
- Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.
- Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.
Progression to CAO Courses
The Student - Career Interests
This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests:
Creative people are drawn to careers and activities that enable them to take responsibility for the design, layout or sensory impact of something (visual, auditory etc). They may be atrracted to the traditional artistic pursuits such as painting, sculpture, singing, or music. Or they may show more interest in design activities, such as architecture, animation, or craft areas, such as pottery and ceramics.
Creative people use their personal understanding of people and the world they live in to guide their work. Creative people like to work in unstructured workplaces, enjoy taking risks and prefer a minimum of routine.