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New Zealand Certificate in Makeup Artistry (Level 4) - Queenstown

Qualification: Certificate
Level: 4
Dates:

To be advised

Duration:

One year full-time

Location: Queenstown
Credits: 120

Study the New Zealand Certificate in Makeup Artistry (Level 4) and develop the skills and knowledge to become a Makeup Artist. Develop your creativity through makeup design and application.

This training programme will enhance and increase the knowledge base, skills and professionalism of those working or intending to work in the Beauty and/ or Hair sector. The beauty sector will benefit by having makeup artists with the skills and knowledge to competently provide performance makeup and complementary services. 

This qualification is intended for learners who have little or no prior learning or experience in makeup or complementary services such as hair styling.

Topics covered in this programme:

  • Health, safety and Hygiene
  • Provide First Aid
  • Consultation
  • Makeup artistry applications
  • Complimentary services in the sector
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Working on set
  • Communication and networking
  • Dermatology considerations for makeup artistry
  • Small business practises for Makeup Artistry

Graduates will be able to:

  • Implement professional standards and expectations relating to a makeup artistry workplace, including all relevant health, safety and hygiene obligations
  • Consult with clients and perform an in depth analysis for makeup artistry and product needs to create a makeup plan
  • Apply knowledge of a broad range of makeup artistry applications, and related skills, to meet client’s needs in accordance with industry standards
  • Apply knowledge of a broad range of complementary services, and related skills, for achieving a total look to meet client’s needs in accordance with industry standards
  • Apply knowledge of human anatomy and physiology relevant to makeup services to ensure client comfort and safety is maintained
  • Research a brief, produce relevant reference material and complete the brief within the designated timeframe
  • Implement a broad range of communication and networking skills to work effectively within a makeup workplace
  • Apply knowledge of skin and skin-related disease and disorders to identify symptoms and advise clients of possible implications in terms of proposed makeup services
  • Apply knowledge of small business practice relevant to makeup artistry within the beauty sector.

In this programme students will learn to:

MAC001 Health, Safety and Hygiene

 

  • Implement professional standards and expectations relating to a makeup artistry workplace including all relevant health, safety and hygiene obligations.
    Provide first aid and provide basic life support.
    Demonstrate knowledge of personal care, hygiene and safety in a salon.
    Maintain safe and professional practice within the makeup workplace.
    Implement professional standards and expectations relating to a makeup artistry workplace including all relevant health, safety and hygiene obligations.
  • Provide first aid and provide basic life support.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of personal care, hygiene and safety in a salon.
  • Maintain safe and professional practice within the makeup workplace.

 

MAC002 Consultation

 

  • Consult with clients and perform an in depth analysis for makeup artistry and product needs to create a makeup plan.

 

MAC003 Makeup artistry applications

 

  • Apply knowledge of a broad range of makeup artistry applications, and related skills, to meet client’s needs in accordance with industry standards.

 

MAC004 Complimentary services in the sector

 

  • Apply knowledge of a broad range of complementary services, and related skills, for achieving a total look to meet client’s needs in accordance with industry standards.

 

MAC005 Anatomy and Physiology

 

  • Apply knowledge of human anatomy and physiology relevant to makeup services to ensure client comfort and safety is maintained.

 

MAC006 Working on set

 

  • Research a brief, produce relevant reference material and complete the brief within the designated timeframe.

 

MAC007 Communication and networking

 

  • Implement a broad range of communication and networking skills to work effectively within a makeup workplace.

 

MAC008 Dermatology considerations for makeup artistry

 

  • Apply knowledge of skin and skin-related disease and disorders to identify symptoms and advise clients of possible implications in terms of proposed makeup services.

 

MAC009 Small business practises for Makeup artistry

 

  • Apply knowledge of small business practice relevant to makeup artistry within the beauty sector.

 

US 6400 Manage first aid in emergency situations

 

  • Manage first aid in an emergency situation.

 

US 6401 Provide first aid

 

  • Provide first aid.

 

US 6402 Provide basic life support

 

  • Provide basic life support.

 

The Zero Fees Scheme applies to this programme.

  • NO tuition fees
  • 2020 direct material costs of $3500 (GST inclusive)

International Fees can be found here.

Graduates of this qualification may be employed or contracted as a makeup artist in the following contexts:

 

  • Film
  • TV
  • Modelling agency
  • Hair salon
  • Beauty salon
  • Photographic work
  • Product representative.

 

School Leavers

Applicants should be a minimum of 16 years of age, have attained NCEA Level 1 and have a desire to work as a makeup artist in a variety of industries.

Mature Applicants

Applicants over the age of 20 years at time of enrolment will be considered where they can demonstrate the ability to succeed in a programme. Examples of demonstration of ability to succeed are the provision of evidence of successful completion of a programme of study at Level 3 or above in a related discipline and/or employment in the related sector for one or more years. They may be admitted subject to programme regulations approved by the Head of Faculty in consultation with the Programme Manager as appropriate.  Personal commitment and a belief in one’s own ability to succeed are important personal traits and will always be taken into consideration during the selection process.

English Language Requirements

Applicants, whose first language is not English, or who come from a country where the language of instruction in schools is not English, are required to provide evidence of having achieved one of the following:

NCEA Level 3 with University Entrance, or

an International Baccalaureate Diploma or Cambridge A- level qualification for which the teaching and assessment was conducted in English; or

Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA), or Trinity College London Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CertTESOL); or

Successful completion of all primary education (being the equivalent of New Zealand primary school years 1 to 8) and at least three years of secondary education (being the equivalent of three years from New Zealand secondary school years 9 to 13) at schools in  either New Zealand, Australia­, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States one of the countries listed in Rule 18.5 where the student was taught using English as the language of instruction; or

Successful completion of at least five years of secondary education (being the equivalent of New Zealand secondary school years 9 to 13) at schools in either New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States where the student was taught using English as the language of instruction; or

Successful completion of a Bachelor ‘s Degree, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Bachelor Honours degree, Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma, Masters’ Degree or Doctoral Degree, the language of instruction of which must be in English and which must be  from a tertiary education provider from New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, South Africa, the United Kingdom or the United States or

Successful completion of one of the following internationally recognised proficiency tests listed below to the level required of the programme of study and with all scores achieved in a single test during the two years preceding the proposed date of enrolment

Certificate at Level 4

  • IELTS test - General or Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5
  • TOEFL Paper based test (pBT) - Score of 530 (with an essay score of 4.5 TWE)
  • TOEFL Internet based test (iBT) - Score of 46 (with a writing score of 14)
  • Cambridge English Examination –B2 First or B2First for schools with a score of 162.  No less than 154 in each skill.
  • OET - Minimum of Grade C or 200 in all sub-tests
  • NZCEL - a) Expiring Level   b) Current:
  • Level 3 (Academic) b) Level 3 (Applied)
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) – PTE (Academic) score of 42 with no band score lower than 36
  • Language Cert - B2 Communicator IESOL (LRWS) with PASS and no less than Pass in each skill
  • Trinity ISE - ISE II with no less than pass in any band

The student will normally be expected to complete the New Zealand Certificate in Makeup Artistry (Level 4) full time over 34 tutorial weeks or part-time over two years.

To satisfactorily complete the New Zealand Certificate in Makeup Artistry (Level 4), and be awarded this qualification the student must successfully:

  • Achieve all the graduate outcomes in the graduate profile showing competence to a minimum of 120 credits in accordance with the programme schedule for the New Zealand Certificate in Makeup Artistry (Level 4)
  • Complete required practical and theoretical course work and assignments

Please Note: Students failing to attend for 80% of the timetabled programme hours may forfeit Zero Fees entitlement.

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