Make-Up Artistry

Fife College


Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus


This course is ideal for you if you have an interest in media make-up artistry and wish to work in the TV, film, theatre and fashion industries.

You will produce a range of media hair and make-ups for photo shoots and produce a portfolio of your final looks.

You will study: Essential make-up skills, Hair maintenance skills, Ageing skills, 20th century Hair and make-up, SFX for TV and film, Sculpting and flat mould, Production studies for theatre, Health and safety, Make-up and hair for a photo shoot, Promotional activity, Graded 1, Character make-up,
Postiche for TV, film and theatre, Period Hair and Make-up, Make-up, Hair and costume, History of Hair,
History of make-up, Life casting and mould making, Production studies TV and Film, Work placement,
Graded 2.

Entry Requirements

HNC Fashion Make-Up; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

Careers in TV, Film, Theatre, Fashion industries

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Hair, Beauty and Make-Up Artistry

SCQF Level