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Level 3 in Beauty Therapy - Theatrical, Special Effects & Hair & Media Make-up

  1. CampusMedway
  2. Course Length1 Year
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing11-09-2017
  5. Annual Fee£3345

Course Full See note below

Thank you for your interest in one of our study programmes. Our programmes starting in September 2017 are now full but you can still apply to start on the shorter courses which are scheduled throughout the 2017/2018 academic year. If you’d like to apply to start in September 2018 please keep checking back here on our website – these will be available soon! Don’t forget to join us at our November open events where you can find out more about our study programmes, apprenticeships and Higher Education courses.

The Details

Do you dream of becoming a make-up artist to the stars of screen or stage? Well dream no more!

This diploma is ideal for those interested in an exciting career in film, TV, stage or other media purposes, and will cover topics including fashion and photographic make-up, how to apply prosthetic pieces and bald caps, how to apply air brush make-up and more.

Practical work experience will also be provided in the College's state-of-the-art beauty salon Pure.

Other Important Info

  • You will train and undertake work experience in the College's state-of-the-art beauty salon Pure
  • Your tutor will provide practical demonstrations and support with written, oral and practical work
  • You will be assessed throughout the course and will also be required to build a portfolio of evidence
  • This is a study programme which includes English, maths and work experience in addition to your main programme

    Future Prospects

    Successful completion of the course could open the door to a variety of exciting career opportunities, such as working as a make-up artist on a TV show, theatre production or film set. You may also progress on to an HND course or university.

    Entry Requirements

    Five GCSEs at grade C or above including English and maths at grade 4 or above.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training. In the 2016 National Student survey, our higher-education students gave the College a student satisfaction score of 91%, ranking us 27th out of the 375 institutions that took part.
  • Our career advisers booked 1398 careers interviews in 2015-2016! They’ll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Jessica Wilson

      I have worked in spas and salons since finishing the course. I had a job in industry before finishing my level 3 qualification. The tutors were all amazing and really were there when we needed help. MidKent was my local college and I had already been here before as I came with school partnerships to do my entry level ...