Beauty Care (Level 6)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


The Beauty Industry offers exciting career opportunities, and this course will provide you with the practical skills and detailed theoretical knowledge required for a wide variety of roles, and/or possible entry to higher level courses.

You'll study a selection of the most popular beauty treatments, plus all the essential related subjects, required to achieve this qualification. Work experience is also included, giving you a real insight into a variety of activities involved in the beauty industry.

The course is delivered by our dedicated lecturing team, who have high level skills and wide experience within the beauty profession.

Units on the course include
Facial Techniques; Facial Treatment Packages; Current Creative Make-up Trends; Body Massage; Depilation; Eye Enhancements; Manicure and Pedicure; Anatomy and Physiology; Face and Body Electrotherapy: an Introduction; Commercial Experience; Creative Current Make-up Trends; Manicure and Pedicure.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 preferably including English and a science subject; or NC Beauty Care and Make-Up (Level 5). All applicants will be invited for interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level