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Production Arts Make-up (Level 3)

Why study this course?

This is an exciting study programme for those seeking to specialise in the media make-up and hair industry. The course includes trips and guest speakers, all giving you a real insight into this career.

What will I study?

You will work alongside industry professionals exploring the various aspects of the production arts industry. You will learn how to: create a character design; use sfx make-up; create period hairstyles and work within the different areas of the industry and build a portfolio.

What will I be able to do after I complete this course?

This Level 3 qualification can help you find employment, or give you the UCAS points needed for university.
You will be qualified to enter into a career in the media hair and make-up industry or complete further study in this specialised area.

Are there any additional costs?

• Uniform and a specialist make-up kit, brushes, approx. cost £400
• 2 to 3 trips per year approx. £30 per trip

If you are aged 19 or over, you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost more affordable. Find out more about your payment options at

Is there anything else I need to know when considering this course?

Entry is subject to a successful interview and tutor reference. It is important that you have a mature and professional attitude. Personal and professional appearance must be of the highest standard throughout the programme.

Although the government has announced that exams will not be going ahead this summer, we are committed to ensuring that all students who apply to join us this year will be able to do so. We therefore want to reassure you that you have nothing to worry about with regards to applying for one of our programmes starting in September 2020. We are committed to ensuring that the challenges of the current situation will not prevent our future students from achieving their full potential, we are with you every step of the way. To apply online, select the 'Apply' button. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

What qualifications will I gain?

• Production Arts UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma AND • English and maths qualifications if required

UCAS points available

Up to 168