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Full Time Foundation Degree - Pathways - Make Up and Hairstyling for Theatre Arts

Northbrook College Sussex

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Foundation Degree - Pathways - Make Up and Hairstyling for Theatre Arts Course Length: 2 Years Site: West Durrington Campus Attendance: Full time Course Code: FHFMH1 The Course UCAS code: W452 The course has been devised in response to industry and student-led demand for practical training in make up and hairdressing techniques for theatre, film, TV, fashion, festival, carnival and entertainment arenas. The course consists of a 10 unit programme which carefully balances skill and craft development, production and event experience and industry placements with academic study. As a specialist course, it is based within the Theatre department and shares close links with the Hair and Beauty, Media and Fashion and Fashion Promotion departments, creating unique opportunities for students to practise their arts in live creative contexts. These are extended through involvement with the rich cultural environment provided by Brighton, the surrounding region and London. Course Content The course covers: make up techniques, fashion and promotion make up, styling for the camera, prosthetics, special effects, body painting, ageing techniques, wig and hair dressing and period styling. The practical study is underpinned throughout by a Cultural and Supporting Studies programme closely linked to live projects. This aims to establish research skills and understanding of the performing and media arts in their theoretical and social context. The course includes an Industrial Practice unit aimed at developing work in the professional arena through placements with professional theatres and production companies and live commissions. ProgressionCareer Path Progression to the BA (Hons) Theatre Arts (top-up), post graduate or alternative Level 3 study. Employment as a make up artistwig and hairdresser in theatre, film, television and fashion. Entry Requirements Individual offers may vary. Two A2 Levels, National Diploma in relevant subject such as Art and Design, Hair and Beauty or equivalent NVQ or professional experience. Mature students are encouraged to apply. Interview All candidates will be invited to attend an interview Portfolio No Applications Applications are to be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) quoting institution code: N41 and Institution code name: NBRK Further Details If you would like further information about this course or any other courses offered by Northbrook College.

Foundation Degree - Pathways - Make Up and Hairstyling for Theatre Arts Course Length: 2 Years Site: West Durrington Campus Attendance: Full time Course Code: FHFMH1 The Course UCAS code: W452 The course has been devised in response to industry and student-led demand for practical training in make up and hairdressing techniques for theatre, film, TV, fashion, festival, carnival and entertainment...

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