What is special about this course?

Develop your skills and basic knowledge of make-up and techniques, corrective procedures, products, and equipment. Study skin types and conditions whilst learning how to create make-up looks and explore the world of make-up artistry.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements

This unit is designed to introduce learners to basic make-up skills and develop these skills and techniques in current make-up applications. It covers the application of make-up techniques requiring learners to research current make-up looks, plan and design a range of make-up looks. This will include day, evening, inspirational and corrective make-up techniques used to complete each make-up application.

How will I study my course?

  • Evening

Face to face teaching with VLE online support materials.  Delivery is a mix of theory and practical based elements.

How long will my course last?

17 Weeks

Where can I study my course?

    • Perth College UHI

Start date

Thursday 27 January 2022 - Thursday 2 June 2022 (17 weeks) from 6pm-8pm



Most full-time students will have their fees paid.

Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.

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I want to start in Jan 2022

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Perth College UHI. Perth College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.