Hair and Beauty

Diploma in Hair and Makeup Artistry, Level 2

Please note that the full time option for this course is predominantly aimed at 16 to 19 year olds.

However, if you’re an adult aged over 19, why not consider one of our part-time courses?

Course overview

Do you keep up with new trends in the make-up industry? Do you like to experiment with new hair styles? Do you wonder how costume make-up is applied? If so, our Diploma in Hair & Make-Up Artistry, Level 2, could be the course for you. This is a one year course which you will learn the skills needed to be a confident Hairdresser and the art of make-up application.

This course will build your knowledge and skills to obtain a recognised qualification within the hair and beauty industry, the content of the course is very comprehensive including the art of dressing hair, photographic make up application, client care and communication, shampooing, cutting, colouring of the hair, nail art, Mendhi design and plenty of hands on opportunities for you to be creative.

Please note that this course is predominantly aimed at 16 to 19 year olds.

Entry requirements

You require 4 GCSEs (A*-D) or (grade 3 and above) including English and maths or an appropriate qualification in either beauty therapy or hairdressing. Entry will subject to a satisfactory interview.

Entry decisions will be discretionary at interview. Students will continually be assessed through probation period to ensure they are on the correct level.

Course Modules

- Photographic make-up
- Health and safety
- Creating an image based on a theme
- The art of dressing hair
- Colour hair using temporary colour
- Body art design
- Themed face painting
- Apply make-up

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is progressive and unit based with credit being given for skills as they are practiced.

What can I do next

Successful completion of this course will allow you to consider progression onto the Diploma in Theatrical & Media Make- Up, Level 3.