Course Information

City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing and Media Make-up

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Description

This course is for you if you’re interested in a career in the fashion, theatrical and media make-up industry. You’ll experience the realistic work environment and develop relevant skills for progression within this fast-moving industry. The course will also involve sessions outside the normal timetabled day to ensure the requirements of the qualifications are met.

Additional Information

The College also will help you gain additional qualifications throughout the year, as well as engage with industry experts and participate in workshops relevant to the industry. You’ll also have the opportunity to gain qualifications in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT if needed. Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit at the start of the programme.

Course Content

The course combines a large proportion of practical learning with relevant theory components. You’ll gain practical skills for the hair and media make-up industry, as well as knowledge on relevant health and safety, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, tanning, make-up, photographic and body art, plus skills in styling, dressing and colouring hair. As part of the course, you’ll also be expected to make and style a hair piece.

Core Modules

Mandatory units include:

  • Working in Beauty Related Industries
  • Following Health and Safety Practice in the Salon
  • Client Care and Communication in Beauty related Industry
  • Apply Make-up
  • Provide Eyelash and Eyebrow treatment
  • Create an Image Based on a Theme Within the Hair and Beauty Sector
  • The Art of Photographic Make-up
  • Body Art Design
  • Apply Skin Tanning Techniques
  • The Art of Colouring Hair
  • The Art of Dressing Hair
  • Make and Style a Hair Addition
  • Assessment Method

    Qualifications are assessed through practical observation, online assessments and written tasks.

    Progression Opportunities

    Entry Requirements

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