key stage 5
Two year linear course through Year 12 and Year 13
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Production Arts
Unit 93 Make-up Application Skills and Creative Uses in Performance, Unit 2 Production Arts Workshop, Unit 97 Period Makeup, Unit 92: Make-up for Performers, Unit 95: Special Effects Make-up, Unit 94 Full Body Makeup for Performers and Unit 100: Hair Styling and Dressing for Performers.
YEAR 12: Unit 93 Make-up Application Skills and Creative Uses in Performance - You start from the very beginning, learning your craft in makeup and testing and trying different techniques to an industry standard for both Film and Theatre. Unit 2 Production Arts Workshop - This unit emphasises the importance of the interrelation of design, administrative and technical elements within a performing arts project. It does this by encouraging learners to work across production, design and technical disciplines such as lighting, sound, costume, setting, stage management, makeup and props. Unit 97 Period Makeup - In this unit learners will design and create period make-up for the stage and screen. Learners will do this by studying and developing the skills required and through creating period make-ups from the initial planning stages to their implementation.
YEAR 13: Unit 92: Make-up for Performers - This unit is about developing skills in the use and application of make-up for performers. You will work on a live in house show and get to be part of the magic! Unit 95: Special Effects Make-up - This unit is about creating special effects make-up for the world of stage and screen; learners will be able to produce designs for and realise special effects make-up on performers to a Film and Theatre industry standard.
NEW FOR 2017! We now offer an extra unit for a chance to add to your skills! You are able to take either (or both) Unit 94 Full Body Makeup for Performers and Unit 100: Hair Styling and Dressing for Performers. Unit 100: Hair Styling and Dressing for Performers - The aim of this unit is to develop learners’ knowledge and skills in the design, styling and dressing of a performer’s hair to provide an appropriate appearance for a designated production. Learners will develop the skills and techniques required to transform a performer’s hair into the look of a character or role. Unit 94: Full Body Make-up for Performers - This unit will enable learners to develop skills in the design and application of full body make-up for performers to an industry standard.