Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up Studies (VTCT)(Level 2)

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus


The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up Studies qualification has been specifically designed to develop practical skills in make-up artistry, enabling you to perform your own services as well as assist others. The mandatory section of this qualification covers the creative art of applying photographic make-up and the ability to create a hair and beauty image based on a theme. You will be given the opportunity to build a portfolio of your skills you can use for progression onto higher levels of study.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4 (or equivalent) preferred but not essential. Level 1 Make Up Artistry. Selection is based on a group information session, skills test and individual interview. A satisfactory reference may be required.

Progression Routes

You may progress to further study VTCT Level 1 Beauty therapy/Make up or VTCT Level 2 Beauty therapy, dependant on completion of the course and skill level attained.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level