Diploma Course Outline

Module 1

Makeup Products & Equipment

Get to know the author, Rachel Dal Santo, before she introduces you to the colorful world of Makeup Artistry, and all it entails. This module takes an extensive look at the broad range of products and equipment available, color theory and how to operate safely, as a makeup artist, in accordance with Australian standards.

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAPPR505 - Establish and Maintain Safe Creative Practice
CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
BSBWHS504 - Manage WHS Risks

Module 2

Face, Eyebrow, Eye, & Lip Shapes

Become familiar with the diversity of human facial features and learn the skills required to make up any face, with confidence!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup

Module 3

Glamour Makeup for Photography

From the photography studio to the wedding aisle, delve into the depths of Glamour Makeup and learn about the various styles and techniques for making your clients feel beautiful!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup

Module 4

High Fashion Makeup

Delve deeper into the Fashion Industry and explore the various styles and techniques of High Fashion Makeup Artistry. This fun module will have you exercising your artistic flair!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
BSBDES501 - Implement Design Solutions
BSBCRT402 - Collaborate in A Creative Process

Module 5

Makeup for Film and Television

Lights! Camera! Action! This module introduces you to the exciting world of Film and Television makeup! Become familiar with the many industry-specific standards and how they affect makeup design. Also learn about one of the most crucial elements of this field, continuity!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
CUAIND502 - Maintain and Apply Creative Arts Industry Knowledge
CUAMUP402 - Maintain Makeup and Hair Continuity

Module 6

Theatre Stage Makeup

As well as teaching you about the key differences between makeup for camera and makeup for stage, this module will take you back in time to provide you with in-depth insight into the fascinating history of makeup!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
CUAMUP502 - Design and Apply Specialised Makeup
BSBCRT402 - Collaborate in A Creative Process
BSBDES501 - Implement Design Solutions

Module 7

Old Age Makeup

Your first taste of Special Effects Makeup; this module explores the various techniques available for adding years to your clients!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
BSBDES501 - Implement Design Solutions
CUAMUP503 - Design and Apply Special Makeup Effects

Module 8

Character Makeup

Attain the skills commonly used in the fantastical world of character makeup. This module will have you re-creating your favourite characters in no time!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
CUAMUP502 - Design and Apply Specialised Makeup
BSBDES402 - Interpret and Respond to A Design Brief
CUAMUP503 - Design and Apply Special Makeup Effects

Module 9

Special Effects Makeup

special effects makeup. With a focus on injury and disease simulation, your creations are sure to give people chills!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
CUAMUP502 - Design and Apply Specialised Makeup
CUAMUP503 - Design and Apply Special Makeup Effects

Module 10

Simple Prosthetics

A final look into the depths of special effects makeup, this module will give you the skills required for creating simple prosthetics!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP401 - Design, Apply and Remove Makeup
CUAMUP502 - Design and Apply Specialised Makeup
BSBCRT501 - Originate and Develop Concepts
CUAMUP504 - Create Prosthetics for Special Makeup Effects

Module 11

Hair and Wig Styling

Learn how to style hair and wigs; a highly sought-after skill for any professional makeup artist which will make you stand out from the crowd, especially in the bridal and media industries!

Unit/s covered in this module:

CUAMUP404 - Style Wigs and Hairpieces for Performances or Productions
CUAMUP403 - Style Hair for Performances or Productions

Module 12

Working as a Freelance MUA

The refining touch to your newly acquired skills, this module will equip you with the knowledge required to put your skills into professional use!

Unit/s covered in this module:

BSBSMB401 - Establish Legal and Risk Management Requirements of Small Business
BSBSMB404 - Undertake Small Business Planning

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Rated 8.9 out of 10 based on 23 reviews.

  • Eloise Monique Dufour

  • 10 days ago

Jumping back into studying

As someone who has been out of school for close to 5 years, this course was a great way to...

  • N Watson

  • 32 days ago

I’ve always had a passion for makeup…

I’ve always had a passion for makeup but this course has taught me so many tips & tricks, it’s been...

  • Akanksha Sharda

  • 42 days ago

An Extensive Course

I am loving this course as it covers all the areas of makeup and gives you all the details that...

  • Karina

  • 59 days ago

#1 makeup course online

The best course looking for something flexible and easy going and online study this is the course for you!!

  • Taylor Farrell

  • 84 days ago

Best course

This course has made me reach so many goals, the content isn’t just learning it’s also really fun and enjoyable.

  • Jade

  • 85 days ago

Prefect for everyone!

Prefect for everyone! Complete newbie to makeup or experienced and wanting to gain more knowledge in different areas like film...

  • Leanne Burgess

  • Wednesday 05 June 2019 at 03:00

Highly recommended

I have been personally using makeup for many years & enjoy keeping up on current trends & looks. I have...

  • Walker Angela

  • Sunday 12 May 2019 at 07:55

I had a genuine love of makeup artistry…

I had a genuine love of makeup artistry but wasn't sure if I would have the creativity needed to pull...

  • Prunela Castelino

  • Sunday 05 May 2019 at 06:24

I am really loving my course!

I am really loving my course!! Very detailed, fun, videos are of a high quality, easy for beginners etc. I...

  • Diana A

  • Friday 26 April 2019 at 03:55

Honestly I love this course

Honestly I love this course So much it a really fun and very easy to follow. And also the tutor...

  • Crystal Usher

  • Saturday 13 April 2019 at 12:44

Definently reccomend this course

Definently reccomend this course. The modules are so informative and in depth with attention to detail. The tutors are also...

  • Jessica Jones

  • Friday 29 March 2019 at 22:50

Absolutely 100% recommended this course…

Absolutely 100% recommended this course to anyone who wants to become a professional in the field every video every module...

  • Catherine black

  • Friday 29 March 2019 at 09:15

I would definitely recommend this…

I would definitely recommend this course to anyone consider a makeup course for either personal use or as a career.

  • Taylor

  • Wednesday 23 January 2019 at 06:00

EXCELLENT

Excellent. Easy to use website, tutor & customer service feedback is always quick & welcoming, regardless of the enquiry. Love...

  • Jasmine Janabi

  • Tuesday 16 October 2018 at 05:50

Beyond star quality...

This course surpassed all my expectations. From the information to the support I highly recommend it all!