VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up Studies | Furness College
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up Studies

VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up Studies

Course Content

How long is the course?

Full-time over one year.

How will I learn?

The course has been designed to meet various learning styles and it includes both the theory and the practical aspects. Various learning resources will be used to underpin the knowledge.

What subjects will I study?

Units studied include: • The art of dressing hair • The art of photographic make-up • Applying make-up • Providing effective client care • Following Health & Safety practice in the salon • Colouring hair using temporary and semi colours • Creating an image based on a theme • Client consultation for hair services • Body art design • Shampooing and conditioning the hair and scalp. Every full-time course will include a real experience of work. Maths and English form part of this course and will be assessed at the relevant levels.

How will I be assessed?

You will be observed throughout the course by your tutor whilst practicing the skills learnt in class. All students will have to sit an end of unit exam for each unit to successfully complete the course.

Are there any additional costs?

There is a dress code of black tunic with red piping trim, black cardigan and black trousers for £70. (The uniform is to be purchased through college). Black flat closed toe shoes must be purchased independently.

Entry Requirements

What are the entry requirements?

Level 1 in Hair or Beauty Therapy with three GCSEs at grade C or above, grade 4 or above or previous beauty therapy or make-up qualifications.

Can I get more information?

For more information please contact us: T: 01229 825017 E: info@furness.ac.uk www.furness.ac.uk


What opportunities will this lead to?

This course provides a basic grounding for a career as a make-up artist or students who wish to work in television and theatrical productions. A natural progression route would be to progress on to a Level 3 course. Progression is based on aptitude and a successful interview.
Student Profile
Megan Athersmith

“I hope to leave college with a Level 3 in Beauty Therapy and Nail Enhancements so I can work on cruise ships, travel the world, meet new people and continue doing the job I love."

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