Media Makeup & Hair Level 2 Technical Certificate

25042L0 | Leigh College
Start Date | 03/09/2018
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

If you want an exciting career within the world of Media Makeup & Hair then this course is perfect for you. Our highly creative programme of study will provide you with the diverse and exciting knowledge and skills to become a junior hair and make up artist.

What will I study?

Working in the industry, anatomy and physiology, research, developing and showcasing designs, art of applying makeup, hair artistry and creative make up artistry.

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year. All learners will be expected to attend work experience to develop employability skills.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is through observation of practical skills and assignments covering the knowledge requirements and written tests.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 A*-D / 9-3 GCSE subjects including maths or English.

What can I progress onto?

Progression pathway to the Level 3 in Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair and Media Make up. Employment within the cosmetic retailing industry.

Other Information

Both Image Centres have state of the art facilities offering a realistic working environment. You will need to purchase a kit and Image Centre uniform. You will also have the opportunity to participate in trips, shows and competitions. If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at There are also three College bus services available for 16-18 year olds travelling to Leigh College; Bolton, Farnworth and Westhoughton to Leigh College; Walkden to Leigh College and Warrington to Leigh College.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £993.50 2F

Exam Fee

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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