Make-Up Artistry: TV, Film and Theatre

New College Lanarkshire


Coatbridge Campus


Dive into the dynamic world of entertainment as you develop a variety of essential skills, gain in-depth knowledge, and acquire hands-on expertise in the art of make-up. This comprehensive program empowers you to confidently navigate the realms of TV, Film, and Theatre industries, opening doors to exciting opportunities.

The course will cover the following:

Essential make-up skills; Make-up artistry: hairstyle maintenance skills; Make-up artistry: 20th century hairstyling and make-up; Make-Up Artistry: special effects; Make-Up Artistry: sculpting and flat mould production; Make-Up Artistry: production studies for theatre; Make-Up Artistry: product safety and sustainability; Make-Up Artistry: graded unit.

Optional units in the course may include: Make-up, hairstyling and costume for a total look; History of hairstyling; History of make-up.

Entry Requirements

HNC Fashion Make-Up or NQ Make-Up Artistry

Progression Routes

HND Makeup Artistry: TV Film and Theatre Year 2

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Make-Up Artistry

SCQF Level