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TV, Film, Theatre, High Fashion: what about a media make-up career?

Media Make-up

A Career in TV, Theatre, Events, Fashion

If you want to become a make-up artist for television, theatre, events, or fashion magazine shoots our Media Make-up courses are the place to start.

Here's what a qualified make-up artists says about their career choice:

“Media make-up gives you skills across a wide spectrum and it has opened many doors for me.

"I've worked on videos, commercials, and theatre productions. I have also worked with many celebrities and magazines and I now do freelance work across all areas."

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Study at the Technical Skills Academy

Choose media make-up and study at our fantastic new Technical Skills Academy (TSA), based in the centre of Barking.

The TSA is a shiny brand new industry-standard training centre for specifically for 16 - 18 year olds.

It's really close to public transport links - use this link for map and directions.

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Hear from our TSA Students

"The perfect building with the perfect equipment, for the perfect course."

"My tutor is really good, she has so much experience and is inspirational. I look up to her."

 

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  • Technical Skills Academy Open Day, Thursday 23 February 2017, 4.30 - 7pm
    Technical Skills Academy Open Day, Thursday 23 February 2017, 4.30 - 7pm

    23 February 2017

    Study in a friendly environment, that's more grown-up than school. Built by the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, and managed and run by Barking & Dagenham College, the Technical Skills Academy offers a creative and buzzing atmosphere.

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    Stars from The Voice and X Factor perform at fundraising event

    3 March 2017

    Diamond, a contestant on ITV’s The Voice 2017 and girl band Alien Uncovered, from the X Factor, will perform at Barking & Dagenham College as part of a fundraising event in aid of the Children’s Liver Disease Foundation.

  • Inspiration Day 2017
    Inspiration Day 2017

    9 March 2017

    Our inspiration day, is the perfect opportunity to find out about courses, skills and career paths, speak to our experts for guidance & advice, explore our college facilities and enjoy tasters in various subject areas at Barking & Dagenham College.

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