Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical. Special Effects and Hair and Media Make-Up
This 1 year course has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills to an advanced level through a variety of techniques.
- Media, special effects and camouflage make-up,
- How to apply ready-made small prosthetic pieces and bald caps,
- Design and apply face and body art,
- Media make-up,
- Styling and dressing hair,
- Style and fit a postiche
- How to apply the complex skill of airbrush make-up.
You will be required to attend at least 6 SERC arranged external events throughout the year. This will help you gain experience and links within the industry.
You will also work towards a Personal Development qualification and will be involved in a range of activities, designed to improve your employability.
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4 GCSEs at Grade C or above, or a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in a related area, and successful outcome at audition/interview
Students on this course are required to wear a uniform which consists of a SERC hoodie and tshirt. One or other must be worn at events so that they are easily distinguished between other students. The hoodies are £25 and tshirts are £15 Students will also need to purchase their own specialist make up kit - price is approx. £350 but details will be confirmed within the first week.
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Pearson BTEC HND in Performing Arts
This exciting and dynamic full-time one year has an emphasis on learning skills current to the performing arts industry with the aim of increasing your employability. It is a production-based course for students who wish to develop skills in the performing arts. The course is highly practical, but it also demands academic ability. We use Project Based Learning (PBL) approaches which give you industry relevant experiential learning. This will prepare you for employment within the broad spectrum of the performing arts field.
Level 3 90-credit Diploma in Performing Arts
This 1 year course is equivalent to 3x AS levels and leads onto the 1 year Extended Diploma (top-up)-students who successfully complete the 90 credit course will automatically be rolled over onto the Extended Diploma and do not need to apply online.