• SQA Accredited
  • 0% Finance & Funding Available
  • 100% of students in employment*
  • SQA Accredited
  • 0% Finance & Funding Available
  • 100% of students in employment*
SFX TV Theatre & Film

Get to grips with the design and specialist application of make-up for the world of showbiz. Master the MUA trickery needed to create visually realistic effects across the different mediums and get a taster intro into the world of prosthetics.

Course Duration

5 Days

Course Schedule

Full Time

Monday to Friday - 10:00 to 17:00

Part Time

5 Sundays - 10:00 to 17:00

SFX TV Theatre & Film

SFX TV Theatre & Film

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Course Overview

Get to grips with the design and specialist application of make-up for the world of showbiz. Master the MUA trickery needed to create visually realistic effects across the different mediums and get a taster intro into the world of prosthetics.

Course Content

  • Drag queen
  • Theatrical ageing
  • Character design
  • Film and TV ageing
  • Bruising and burns (1st, 2nd and 3rd degree)
  • Cuts, gashes, grazes and broken bones
  • Birth marks, lumps and scars
  • Death discolouration
  • Introduction to prosthetics
  • Complete with photo-shoot for portfolio imagery

Location

  • Edinburgh
  • Aberdeen

Employment

Will I get employment after the course?

Many of our students are placed on work placement on completion of their course. Students may also be invited to work shadow our artists in our shops or assist on weddings, fashion shows, music videos and photoshoots.


What type of jobs can I get on completion?

On completion of this course previous students have gained employment working in makeup studios, makeup counters or now work as a freelancer artist. Many of our hard working dedicated students booked on this course as a hobby or an additional job and have been so successful they have chosen makeup as their sole profession

Payment Options

Flexible payment plans available up to 12 months. Or you can spread the cost further with one of our finance agreements up to 5 years. Once you have paid your deposit we will be in touch to discuss which payment options are most suitable to you.

Course Overview

Get to grips with the design and specialist application of make-up for the world of showbiz. Master the MUA trickery needed to create visually realistic effects across the different mediums and get a taster intro into the world of prosthetics.

Course Content

  • Drag queen
  • Theatrical ageing
  • Character design
  • Film and TV ageing
  • Bruising and burns (1st, 2nd and 3rd degree)
  • Cuts, gashes, grazes and broken bones
  • Birth marks, lumps and scars
  • Death discolouration
  • Introduction to prosthetics
  • Complete with photo-shoot for portfolio imagery

Location

  • Edinburgh
  • Aberdeen

Tutors

Employment

Will I get employment after the course?

Many of our students are placed on work placement on completion of their course. Students may also be invited to work shadow our artists in our shops or assist on weddings, fashion shows, music videos and photoshoots.


What type of jobs can I get on completion?

On completion of this course previous students have gained employment working in makeup studios, makeup counters or now work as a freelancer artist. Many of our hard working dedicated students booked on this course as a hobby or an additional job and have been so successful they have chosen makeup as their sole profession

Payment Options

Flexible payment plans available up to 12 months. Or you can spread the cost further with one of our finance agreements up to 5 years. Once you have paid your deposit we will be in touch to discuss which payment options are most suitable to you.