Make-Up Artistry (Level 6)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


The NC Level 6 Make-up Artistry course is designed for you if you are interested in taking the initial steps to a career in the fast-paced industry of Make-up Artistry. All technical units build and equip you with skills to expand your creativity and artistic skills through specialist units, unique to becoming a make-up artist. You will be taught by a team of industry experts with a wealth of experience and expertise in make-up counters, film, theatre and fashion photo shoots. Their expertise will ensure your learning is at the centre of their teaching practice.

Work experience is an essential part of the course and you will undertake a work placement which you need to secure. You may have the opportunity to take part in competitions and industry shows.

Entry Requirements

English or Art and Design at National 5; or NC Hairdressing (Level 5); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC/HND Fashion Make-up and Make-up Artistry.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level