Hair and Media Make-up Diploma Level 2 - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This course is for people who have a genuine interest in working in the hair and make-up industry. This exciting course is for those who would like to progress onto a Level 3 course to become a make-up artist or study the Foundation Degree in Media Make-up at our Taunton campus.

Units may include:

  • Working in the beauty industry
  • Provide eyelash and brow treatments
  • Body art design
  • Apply skin tanning techniques
  • The art of dressing hair

You need to pay approximately £250 for media make-up kit and uniform and there will be additional costs of £75 for a compulsory trip and visits along with extra-curricular training. This will be discussed at interview.

Assessment Methods

Assessments take place throughout the course and include written coursework, online examinations, practical assessments and a final exam. You will also build a portfolio of your work.

Progression Options

On successful completion of the course learners can progress onto a Level 3 media make-up qualification at Bridgwater & Taunton College, or move into employment as a Trainee Make-up Artist or Stylist.

Course Summary

Course Title Hair and Media Make-up Diploma Level 2
Entry Requirements

You need five GCSEs in the A* to E or 9 to 2 range including Maths, English
and Art, or you must have successfully achieved a Level 1 qualification. All
applicants require a successful interview.

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I really enjoy studying at Bridgwater & Taunton College. All of my lessons have a friendly atmosphere and my tutors push me to be the best I can be. Studying here has allowed me to gain the qualifications I need to go on to degree level.

Myles Fisher

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