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DIPLOMA
OF SCREEN & MEDIA (SPECIALIST MAKEUP COURSE) | ACH Database

  • COURSE CODE: CUA51015
  • UNITS: 15
  • AUSTRALIAN QUALIFICATIONS FRAMEWORK – DIPLOMA

LOOKING FOR A MAKE-UP ARTIST COURSE? FOR A NATIONALLY-RECOGNISED QUALIFICATION, ENROL AT OUR MELBOURNE ACADEMY

Course fees:

Application fee**

 Tuition Fees

Material Fees

 TOTAL FEES

$250

$19,000.00

$1,500.00

$20,750.00

*Course fees are correct as of January 2017 and may be subject to change in the future

**Application fee is required at the time of submitting application and non-refundable.

Course Description

This qualification reflects a position requiring a competent theoretical knowledge, managerial competency and a specialised and technical skill set. Each of these areas cover the entire process for specialist make-up services for the film, television and entertainment industry. An individual in this role would need to plan, carry out and evaluate work within a range of scales from and entire make-up department to individual freelance work. Although most candidates seeking this qualification are already highly proficient in general make-up and / or hairdressing skills, it is not a pre-requisite. Entry is open to candidates with no lower-level qualifications or beauty therapy course completion.

Job roles

  • Makeup artist/hair stylist/designer
  • Special make-up effects artist/designer.

Entry Requirements

Please view Admission Requirements

Skills/Techniques Overview

MAKEUP TECHNIQUES
Colour Theory
Camouflage, concealer, foundation
Lip, brows & nose correction techniques
Contouring / Shading & highlighting
Glamour Eye technique
Smokey Eye technique
Fashion Parade / Catwalk
Bridal Makeup
Special Occasion Makeup
Photographic Makeup

THEATRICAL & FILM
Drag Queen, Geisha, Vampire, Clown
TimBurton Character
Period Makeup (1920’s – 1980’s)

HAIR STYLING
Setting hair with rollers
Blow-waving
Tonging
Styling
Hair designs for periods 1920’s – 1980’s
Hair pieces designs & styling

AIRBRUSH
Operation and care
Tattoos, Face & Body Art using application of stencils
Natural / TV Airbrush Makeup
Fantasy Character

SPECIAL EFFECTS ITEMS

Special effects pieces

Molded nose, forehead, chin, etc

SPECIAL EFFECTS MAKEUP

Zombies
Ageing with creams & latex
Burns and Blisters
Cuts and Wounds
Bruising
Injury Simulation (burnts, accidents, hostages, etc scenarios)
Blocking out Brows

PROSTHETICS 
Create prosthetics for Special effect make-up
Design movie prosthetics characters

WORK EXPERIENCE (Not included in total course delivery hours)
Gain industry extensive practical in the field experience such as assisting with Hair & Make-up for short movie, events, photo shoots, etc.

COURSE OUTLINE

CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media
CUAPPR505 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
BSBCRT301 Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills
CUAMUP401 Design, apply and remove make-up
CUAMUP403 Style hair for performance or productions
CUAMUP502 Design and apply specialised make‑up
CUAPPM407 Create storyboards
BSBCRT401 Articulate, present and debate ideas
CUAIND502 Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge
CUAMUP402 Maintain make-up and hair continuity
BSBSMB301 Investigate micro business opportunities
CUAMUP404 Style wigs and hairpieces for performances or productions
CUASFX401 Create special effects items
BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts
CUAMUP503 Design and apply special make‑up effects
CUAMUP504 Create prosthetics for special make‑up effects

Enrol in the Diploma of Specialist Make-Up Services today at the  ACH Database in Melbourne and use your skills learnt to develop a career in the film, television, and entertainment industries. Your Diploma of Makeup is just around the corner.

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