Fashion and Photographic Make-up

NVQ Hair & Beauty

Course Details

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Hair & Beauty
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Wythenshawe Campus
(Evening Only - 14 weeks)

Harpurhey Campus
(Part Time Released - 14 weeks)

Harpurhey Campus
(Evening Only - 14 weeks)

Northenden Campus
(Evening Only - 14 weeks)

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This qualification is about developing your creative make-up skills for fashion and photographic work in a way that enhances your own professional profile. The ability to research, plan and create a range of make-up looks to a given brief, in conjunction with others, is required in this qualification. The ability to evaluate the results against the design brief is also required.

To carry out this qualification you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene throughout your work. You will also need to communicate the design concepts effectively with others involved in the project.

The main outcomes of the qualification are:
1. Plan and design a range of make-up looks
2. Produce a range of make-up looks
3. Evaluate your results against the design brief

There are no formal requirements to apply for this qualification, however, make-up experience or a previous make-up qualification would help.

Formative and summative practical assessments, online exams and assignments.

Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will be able to work as a makeup artist or progress to a Level 3 media or H.E.

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Additional costs for this course are:
£460 for the course
£27 make-up brushes
£126 Make-up kit

If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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Hair & Beauty

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