Make-Up Artistry: TV, Film and Theatre

New College Lanarkshire


Coatbridge Campus


The Higher National Diploma (HND) in Make-up Artistry TV, Film and Theatre (SCQF level 8) develops knowledge, skills, and practical expertise in the fundamental aspects of make-up artistry, thereby enabling candidates to work confidently and competently within the TV, Film and Theatre industries. Learners will be competent in a range of media make-up and hairstyling techniques necessary to create theatrical, character and special effects looks which will enable them to seek employment as a freelance make-up artist, an assistant to a more senior colleague or work as part of a make-up design team.

Entry Requirements

Access to HNC Fashion Make-Up

Progression Routes

The HND Make-up Artistry: TV, Film and Theatre is designed as a two-year full-time programme. Successful competition of year one will provide learners with an HNC (SCQF Level 7) TV, Film and Theatre qualifications.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Make-Up Artistry

SCQF Level