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Cavan Institute

Cavan Institute


 

Make-Up Artistry


Course Code(s):  5M5265 CI06MU
QQI Award Code:  5M5265 Make-up Artistry
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This course offers a professional qualification for those who wish to qualify as a professional make-up artist. It covers all aspect of make-up artistry, including fashion, theatre, TV, film and special effects make-up. It combines the technical skills and artistic elements required of a make-up artist with a focus on fashion co-ordination, hair styles and special effects.

This course covers the skills required to perform effective make-up techniques suitable for various professional media, theatre and stage productions. As part of this course, students create make-up looks for fashion shows, magazine shoots and theatrical performances and in the process develop a comprehensive portfolio featuring a range of different looks.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Beauty Industry Ethics and Practice
Fashion and Media Make-up
Specialised Make-up Effects
Communications
Work Experience
Skin care and Eye Treatments and Make-up
Period and Theatrical Make-up
Postiche
Teamworking

 

Important: Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

 

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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Dressmaker   Make-Up Artist - TV/Film  
Footwear Designer   Beauty Therapist  
Beauty Consultant   Fashion Technologist  
Designer/maker   Fashion Stylist  
Hairdresser   Tailor  
Wigmaker   Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport  

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Fashion & Beauty
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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EMAXX 

5M5265