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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

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  • Study mode

    Full time

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  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This innovative BA (Hons) Make-up & Hair Design course is perfect if you're passionate, excited and inspired by creative beauty, and the role make-up and hair play in the world, and business, of fashion. From timeless elegance to street action, through to the edgiest of fashion editorials, make-up and hair complete the look. The role of the visionary in the world of beauty has become more and more essential in recent years, and the person who guides the colour, texture, product and brand narrative is a key player in all creative fashion teams. As a student on the course, you'll learn about every aspect of the beauty industry. From products to publications, you'll be immersed in the innovation of this powerful sector. You'll learn about the collaborative processes between creative directors, advertisers and brand spokespersons, as well as stylists, designers, photographers and more. The BA Make-up & Hair Design course has a specialist focus on learning how to work with celebrities, performers and artists in order to understand their specific requirements. The knowledge of trends, newest technical advances, new-media progressions and the development of promotional work will be imperative for you to embrace the commercial success of beauty. Discovering skills through make-up, hair, beauty, styling, image creation, media placement and communication, you'll expand your visual horizons of the business of beauty on this course and prepare to enter the industry – from rock band to luxury, online to red carpet. Your practical skills along with the academic understanding of the industry will ensure you graduate with an individual signature style and a rich portfolio of work.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 16,250per year

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University information

University for the Creative Arts

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  • Campus address

    University for the Creative Arts, Falkner Road, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7DS, England

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