Is the Course for me?
Are you an aspiring make-up artist? Do you want to develop a range of skills to give you the confidence to work in the hair and make up industry? If you are interested in learning a combination of hair and beauty skills, are creative and aspire to work in television, theatre or film then this is the course for you
What is involved?
The field of Hair Styling & Make-Up Artistry is an ever expanding one and this qualification will develop the knowledge and skills that you need to enter this exciting and rewarding industry.
You will be trained by our highly qualified creative staff at our East Ham campus hair and make up studios.At Level 2 you will gain an excellent range of skills and we will provide you with a starting point towards a career in the industry. You will be introduced to aspects of hair and media make-up, learning a range of techniques and styles, including dressing hair, applying different occasion make-up, colouring and basic wig making.Enrichment Activities
A range of Enrichment activities are incorporatedwithin the programme. Examples of Enrichment activities conducted are lectures by guest speakers from leading stylists and salon managers
As part of your course we will include visits to various industry leaders, trade events and seminars. You will have an opportunity to participate in internal and external events where you will be able to show case your skills,working back stage at fashion show events and theatre performances
You will take part in our end of year event where you will be given the opportunity to use your creative design skills complete a look for the catwalk.
This is additional time embedded into your programme of study to promote independent learning. This time is used to work through assignments, complete homework activities and conduct wider reading and research.
Group and one to one tutorials are set up on the programme to further assist you with successfully completion of your course and provide you with professional guidance and support throughout.
Personal Learning Plan Sessions
A course tutor will be allocated to you on the programme. Your course tutor will work with you to set realistic targets that will enable you to achieve your goals. Your targets will be monitored weekly by your tutor and yourself and actions plans and support put in place to assist you in achieving your targets.
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