Level Two Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up

This course covers the basic skills required by a hair and media make-up artist and provides a recognised qualification from City & Guilds.

This course is available as part of a full-time study programme for 16 to 18 year olds, and as a part-time course for adults aged 19 and over.  Please ask learner services for details.

What will I study?

 

Units include:

  • Working in beauty-related industries
  • Following health and safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
  • Applying make-up
  • Providing eyelash and brow treatments
  • Creating an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector
  • The art of photographic make-up
  • Body art design
  • Applying skin tanning techniques
  • The art of colouring hair
  • The art of dressing hair
  • Making and styling a hair addition

 

Entry requirements

  • Four GCSEs grade D/3 and above
  • Or level one diploma
  • Or introductory diploma
  • Or NVQ level one
  • Or equivalent

What next?

This qualification could help you gain employment as a hair and media make-up artist working in film, television, theatre and the media. Learners may be able to continue on the Level Three Diploma in Hair and Media Make-Up.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education Apprenticeships 2018 Spring Part-time course guide