University of Bedfordshire

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
University Square, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JU, United Kingdom

Media Make-up and Character Design

Prepare for a career as a make-up artist in television, film, theatre, prosthetics, advertising and fashion, or progression to the BA (Hons) Media Performance for Film, TV and Theatre, with experience of a broad range of techniques, craft skills and in-depth analysis valuable to future employers. Research and realise characters through hair and wig setting, postiche, costume, prop design, prosthetics and designing effects make-up. To create convincing and realistic special effects, learn anatomy and physiology and practice drawing from life to identify the body’s reaction, and the visual impact.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Arts/FdA
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Luton Campus,Luton
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £6,200
  • England Year 1 £6,200
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,200
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,200
  • Wales Year 1 £6,200
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £6,200