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make-up

Course Type: Part Time

Level 3 - Advanced Technical Diploma in Media Make-up Artistry

  • Course Code AAA0800
  • Day Weekdays
  • Time Day & Evening
  • Duration 1 year
  • Campus Baltic Campus

Tuesdays 9am to 8.30pm.

The Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Media Make-up Artistry provides you with the specialist practical skills and knowledge which will equip you to seek employment or progression within the media make-up industry.

This qualification covers a very wide range of skills and knowledge required for working in the media make-up industry

The course covers the following areas:

  • Working in the film Industry
  • Create Historical hair and make-up looks
  • Media make -up creative hair design
  • Fashion and photographic make -up
  • The creation and presentation of a look book and industrial portfolio
  • Apply body-art
  • Camouflage make-up
  • Optional Areas Include
  • Cutting and styling techniques for performers.
  • Avant-garde and make-up
  • Specialist Bridal hair and make-up
  • Media make -up blogging

This practically-based training is an ideal preparation for gaining employment edge in the media make-up industry.


An interview is required and equipment is needed.

How to apply

You can register your interest for this course online, call 0191 490 2246 or email start@gateshead.ac.uk.

Qualifications needed

You will need to have gained a level 2 Qualification in Beauty Therapy.

Required experience

Previous Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy.

The cost of this course varies depending on your age and circumstances.

If you are under 19 years old, this course is free.

If you are aged over 19 years old you may qualify for free or reduced price course fees, depending on your circumstances.

If you already have a full level 3 qualification and are aged 19 years over, you can apply for an Advanced Learning Loan or pay the fee upfront in full and qualify for a 10% discount.

For an up to date cost and more finance information please visit an Enrolment Event, call 0191 490 2246 or email us at start@gateshead.ac.uk

Find out more about Finance & Funding

Find out more about Advanced Learning Loans