CIDESCO Diploma in Media Makeup – 10 to 12 months!
Part Time Course – 1 to 2 days a week.
IDESCO DIPLOMA IN MEDIA MAKEUP
There is an ever increasing need to fill the many employment opportunities offered within the field of Media Make-up. These includes bridals, special occasion makeup, fashion and photographic make-up and the related fields of advertising, various forms of film making together with the many forms of make-up artistry as an art form.
1) International and National Make-up Knowledge
2) Client psychology
3) Operations and Quality Control
4) Knowledge – The Science
5) Fashion History
6) Basic manicure
7) Working with the make-up artist’s tools
8) Classification and application of make-up techniques
10) PR and Marketing
11) Commercial Studies / Business Studies
Candidates are required to prepare a Portfolio which will assist with gaining employment. The Portfolio should be relevant to the study of make-up, film, photographic make-up and/or history of make-up. It must include two folders; the Professional Work Portfolio and the Supporting Evidence Folder.
The CIDESCO examinations consist of 3 parts: a Portfolio, a practical examination including Mood/Story Board, and a written examination.
Passing the Portfolio with a 70% minimum mark is pre-requisite to sit the CIDESCO Media Make-up examination.
Portfolio – pre-requisite
Make-up for black and white photography including suitable/appropriate costume
Make-up for Runway/Catwalk to include adapting hair styling with ornamentation plus costume and body make-up (limbs and hands; nails if appropriate)