Beauty Care and Make-Up (Level 5)

Glasgow Clyde College


Langside Campus


This course is for you if you have an interest in both Beauty and Make-up.

You will develop creative skills in the application of make-up and learn the basic skills in beauty therapy to progress to further study.

Units include: Applying practical skills; Beauty: drawing and colouring design skills; Facial skin care; Day make-up and basic corrective make-up; Bridal and evening make-up; Manicure; Portfolio Presentation; Face painting; Nail art; Artificial nails, tips and overlays; Creative make-up look for the catwalk.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview and aptitude test.

Progression Routes

You could move into jobs in the beauty industry, spas, cruise ships or progress onto further courses to develop your skills further.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level