SCQF Level 1
Performing Arts

Course Overview
Brand new for 2021, this Easter course is an ideal insight for young people between the ages of 13 and 18  who have an interest in Makeup Artistry.

The PASS MUA Junior Academy Easter School will run over three days (7th, 8th and 9th of April 10.00-4.00)  and introduces students to SFX, Character Makeup, and Fashion makeup. The course provides students with a basic knowledge of different make-up techniques, with a focus on practical activity and showing the students own creativity – with an opportunity to start building a portfolio with photographers provided.

Brushes and makeup will also be provided. With no formal entry qualification requirements, PASS MUA Junior Academy Easter School is suitable for all 14-16-year-olds with an interest in Makeup Artistry and want to know more, and a great starting point for those who would like to gain experience before going into further education and potentially one of our full-time courses.
What You Will Learn
  • Introduction to SFX
  • Introduction to Character Makeup
  • Introduction to Fashion Makeup
  • Research Techniques
  • Portfolio Building

Entry Requirements
  • An interest in Make Up Artistry, Special Effect and Fashion
Progression And Articulation Routes
  • NPA Make-Up Skills (16+)  
  • Essential Fashion Make-Up (16+)
Download our progression route map here
Career Opportunities

  • Makeup Artist
  • Lecturer in Makeup Artistry

Number Of Days Per Week
  • Tuesday 7th April to Thursday 9th April Inclusive 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Course Cost And Funding Options
Start Date and Time

Part Time

This course will start on…
  • Tuesday 06/04/2021
End Date

Part Time

This course will end on...
  • Thursday 08/04/2021
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

Our Campuses
Performing Arts

Edinburgh College is home to the Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS), one of the country's largest and most respected centres for training in the performing arts.  

We are delighted to have renowned actress Karen Gillan as our Patron.

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