Level Two Technical Certificate in Make-up Artistry

This course is aimed at those learners interested and passionate about pursuing a career as a make-up artist.

You will take part in shows both in the college and externally, work experience is crucial to build up your portfolio of work.

What will I study?

You will study theoretical aspects of the subject and apply them to practical tasks.
Compulsory topics include:

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

How will I be assessed?

This course will be  assessed through unit assessments as required, ongoing written coursework and one externally set examination and assessment.

Entry requirements

  • Four GCSEs grade D/3 and above, including English and science
    Or level one diploma
    Or introductory diploma

Interviews for full time courses starting in September are postponed, but don't worry - applicants will instead be given a formal offer of a place on a suitable course. Other entry requirements still apply.

Where you meet the entry requirements for your chosen course you will be accepted.

Where you do not meet the entry requirements for your chosen course, we guarantee you a place on a suitable alternative. See How to Apply for further details.

What next?

Learners could progress into employment, an Apprenticeship, or further their studies by taking other level three qualifications.

Additional information

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

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide Full-time Course Guide 2021 Part-Time Summer Course Guide