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Technical Make Up Artistry, TV, Film & Theatre

Cardiff and Vale College

UCAS Code: RS02 | Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


A level

D,D

Equivalent to 48 tariff points

Access to HE Diploma

P:45

Pass Diploma with 45 credits at level 3 in a related subject

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Applicants will require GCSE passes in three subjects at grade C/4 or above to include Mathematics and English Language. Equivalent qualifications are considered.

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

H3,H3

Grades equivalent to a minimum of 48 tariff points

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

In a related subject

Scottish Higher

B,C

Grades equivalent t a minimum of 48 tariff points

UCAS Tariff

48

Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)

A*-D

CAVC welcomes the Welsh Baccalaureate as a valuable qualification in its own right. The Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate will be accepted in place of one A-level at the A-level grades specified, excluding any subject specific requirements.

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2022

A make-up artist ensures that models, performers and presenters have suitable make-up and hairstyles for appearing in front of cameras or an audience. This includes;

Film
Live music
Photographic shoots
Television
Theatre.

A make-up artist needs creative flair, practical ability and an up-to-date knowledge of fashion and beauty trends. The work involves creating images and characters through the medium of make-up, hairstyles and prosthetics according to a brief.

This programme offers learners a broad introduction to the subject area via a mandatory core of learning, while allowing for the acquisition of skills and experience through the selection of relevant optional units.

Modules

Modules you will study:

The Performing Arts Industry
Professional Development
Production Communication
Stage Craft
Special FX
Hair and Make-up Application
Fashion and Fashion Editorial Hair and Make-up
Period Hair and Make-up

Assessment methods

A mix of practical, written, work based assessments and presentations

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£6,000
per year
England
£6,000
per year
EU
£12,000
per year
International
£12,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,000
per year
Republic of Ireland
£6,000
per year
Scotland
£6,000
per year
Wales
£6,000
per year

Extra funding

CAVC has a range of bursaries and scholarships that students on undergraduate, higher education programmes can apply for to support their studies. Applicants can find more information by visiting the college website

The Uni


Course location:

City Centre Campus

Department:

Hair, Beauty, Hospitality and Catering

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