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L2 Hair/Media Make-up

VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up Studies (QCF)

Course Outline:

 This qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills by covering the following mandatory units; The art of photographic make-up, Health and safety in the salon and Create an image based on a theme.

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in Hair and Media Make-up to a high level of ability and prepare you for further study at level 3 within the Hair and Media Sector.

Course Content:

  • Follow Health and Safety practice in the salon
  • The Art of Photographic Make-up
  • Create an Image Based on a Theme
  • The Art of Dressing Hair
  • Colour the Hair using Temporary Colour
  • Apply Make-up
  • Shampoo and Condition the Hair and Scalp
  • Themed face painting
  • Plaiting and twisting the Hair

Assessment Methods:

Students are continually assessed throughout the course through practical and written tests and assignments.

Further training/development:

- Level 3 Theatrical, Media Hair and Make-up

Course costs:

£1400 for 1 year course (may be subject to change)

Students under the age of 19 are government funded, funding may be available for over 19’s depending on circumstances – ask for details on application.

Course entry requirements:

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification however a GCSE in English, maths and science are preferable.

Course duration:

1 academic year from September

A basic kit and uniform must be purchased for this course, please ask for further details.