Fashion Make-Up

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This course will give you a qualification in Fashion Make-up. It contains units that provide underpinning knowledge and skills required to work within Fashion make-up, cosmetic and creative industries. Fashion make-up takes cognisance of the growth and diversity within the fashion make-up industry and will provide you with an industry recognised qualification and skills to enable you to work effectively within this fast-paced environment.

You'll study:
Essential Make-up Skills; Current Fashion and Classic Make-up Skills; Runway and Editorial Make-up and Hair Skills; Presentation and Promotional Skills; Work Placement; Hairdressing Techniques; Make-up and Hairstyling for a Photoshoot.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, or NQ Make-Up Artistry, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview, portfolio and practical test.

Progression Routes

HND Make-up Artistry TV, Film and Theatre; or employment in hairdressing, beauty business or self-employment.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Make-up Artistry

SCQF Level