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UCAS CODE: W452

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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree - FD

  • Location

    Taunton Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Would you like to be a professional make-up artist, working on TV productions such as Game of Thrones, on blockbuster films such as Star Wars, or maybe working for companies such as Madame Tussauds or The English National Opera? That’s exactly what some of our graduates have gone on to achieve, and with this course under your belt, there’s every chance for you to follow suit.This unique programme will give you:- An in-depth understanding of the media make-up industry.- Insight into the role of make-up artists in relation to stage, TV and film, fashion editorial and promotional shoots.- The skills and creative flair to use make-up to express emotions, transform faces and portray character- The technical and artistic skills for complete make-up transformations- The research skills required to ensure the quality and accuracy of character portrayal- Skills in the art of hair work, character development, body painting, postiche, wig-making and prosthetics.- A comprehensive portfolio of work to show prospective employers- The opportunity to undertake work-based learning and live projects in the media world.Career ProgressionOnce the FD has been completed, students can go onto the Top-up year BA (Hons) Media Make-up.Because this course equips you with high-level practical skills, there is every chance of securing work upon graduation. Our students take up roles within theatre, television and film production companies, as well as working with make-up agencies in fashion and editorial.

Application deadline

15 January

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64 UCAS tariff points

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University information

University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College

  • Campus address

    Bridgwater and Taunton College, Bath Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4PZ, England

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