Higher SfW Beauty (Course Code: C262 76)

SCQF Level 6 (24 SCQF credit points)

SfW Beauty Image

Why study SfW Beauty?

There are a range of careers connected to the beauty industry.

Beauty consultants demonstrate and sell beauty products. Make-up artists design and apply make-up for actors on television, film or the stage. Electrologists use electrical treatments to remove unwanted hair permanently from the face and body. Nail technicians treat clients’ nails, as well as applying and decorating artificial nails.

Beauty offers good opportunities for those who enjoy:

Career Pathways

To see what career areas this subject could lead to and the routes to get there, download and view these career pathways:

Hairdressing, Beauty and Wellbeing

What do I need to get in?

Entry is at the discretion of the school or college.

What will I study?

The course is made up of four compulsory units, each one taking 40 hours of study:

You will learn about

Where will I take the course?

You will usually train at a local college. Training sessions will take place for a set number of hours and weeks during term time.

Work experience/placements

You may be able to arrange a related work experience placement by speaking to your pastoral care or guidance teacher in school.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will be based on a range of practical workshop activities in real or simulated workplace settings. Tutors will observe and keep records of your work.

What can I go on to next?

You may be able to progress to:

Employment /Training

 Further/Higher Education

Further study, training or employment in:

Which jobs are related to this subject?