Theatrical, Media and Fashion Make-Up ITEC Diploma
Make-up Artistry is the ideal course for anyone interested in pursuing a career in the ever-expanding beauty/fashion & media industries. From fashion to film, this course provides learners with an introduction to the skills required to work as a make-up artist. As part of this course students create make-up looks for fashion shows, magazine shoots and theatrical performances and in the process develop a comprehensive portfolio featuring a range of different looks
Provide students who wish to have a career in Make-up Artistry with the range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge needed in the industry. Students will learn everything from practical make-up application and skincare to simulation of wounds & special effects for Film, TV and Theatre. This course enables learners to gain the necessary practical skills and knowledge in order to provide fashion, theatrical and media make-up to the general public and performers and to gain employment in the theatrical and media make-up industry.
Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, or equivalent -
Pre-Admissions Guidance Meeting
Mature Applicants Welcome
Application of fashion make-up to include creating and adapting design, using products, tools and techniques to meet the design plan
Application of media make-up to include character, ageing and special effects
Application of theatre make-up to include lighting, principles of colour, historical period of make-up and character make-up
Anatomy & Physiology
Fashion and Photography Make-Up
3 Dimensional Make-Up
Lash and Brow Enhancements
GTI has developed a style of teaching to meet the needs of a diverse community of learners.
We make extensive use of advanced multimedia and internet based technologies to bring subject matter to life and to ensure effective learning.
Whenever possible, we use a Learn-by-Doing approach to making the learning experience more realistic and enjoyable.
We provide learning supports that are tailored to the needs of individual learners.
*ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Fashion, Theatre, Special Effects and Media Make-Up
*ITEC Professional Conduct and Business Awareness
*QQI Retail Selling (Level 5 Component Award)
Registration Fee €175
Inglot Kit and Brushes €350 approx
Skincare Kit €90
ITEC Exam Fee €120
Make-up artistry career opportunities exist in the fields of cosmetic sales, film, television, photography, theatre, fashion and the print-media. Graduates work as professional make-up and special-effects artists. Freelance or contract employment in media productions and presentations is common. The Skin Treatment Diploma enables graduates to gain employment in beauty salons and/or as freelance therapists/make-up artists. The work is varied, interesting and rewarding.
This is a full-time one year course and runs from September to May.
GTI reserves the right to make changes in any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the Institute and a student or third party.