Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Technical Hair & Media Make Up

Course Content

This course covers

»Creative Hairdressing design Skills

»Design and Apply Face and Body Art

»Fashion and Photographic Make-up

»Apply Airbrush Make-up to the Face

»Camouflage make-up

»Apply Make-up

»Media Make-up

»Style and fit Postiche

»Style and Dress Hair using a variety of techniques

»Working with Colleagues within Beauty related Industries

»Health & Safety

Course Format

This course consists of exams, and knowledge questions are completed throughout the course for each unit, as well as the completion of a portfolio of work by the end of the course. Students could be timetabled to attend an evening practical salon until 9pm, as well as 1 day in a placement.

For each unit, students will be practically assessed where they can achieve pass, merit or distinction. Students will undergo an online assessment including multiple choice questions. Achievement is also based on the ability to achieve the appropriate level in practical skills and competences.

Entry Qualifications

To qualify for entry onto this course you should have:

»Level 2 in General Beauty Therapy or Level 2 in Hairdressing

»Level 2 Functional Skills in Literacy or a minimum C grade at English GCSE

»Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths (working towards Level 2)

»A regular work placement/beauty employment is compulsory.


Having completed the course, you then have the option of progressing onto the City and Guilds Level 3 in Artificial Nails, part time. You may also progress onto a Foundation Degree, or You may gain employment in beauty salons in a variety of locations and environments related to the Beauty Industry, cruise liners, mobile therapy.


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web: www.tameside.ac.uk/contact.

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.

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