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Take your media career to new heights with specialist make-up

When you select the specialist make-up services stream of the Diploma of Screen and Media, you’ll be able to create impressive make-up and special effects for catwalk, runway, high fashion photography, bridal and special occasion events.

This course will provide you with the most professional, and advanced make-up skills in the industry.

In addition to high level make-up and hair skills, you’ll also learn how to produce special effects with air brush body paint, construct and style wigs, and create amazing prosthetics for film, television and the stage.

Three days per week (various options) 9am – 3.30pm

Please note that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing requirements, to continue your learning journey, this program will be delivered remotely where possible.

Participants will be required to engage with learning material online and via video conferencing software rather than attend classes. Refer to our COVID-19 Online Service Standards for details of minimum technical requirements and support available. While it is expected that the course duration will remain unchanged, it may be necessary to extend the completion date if circumstances change. Chisholm will be monitoring the situation closely and inform of any changes if the duration of a course is extended.

If you have any queries on a course delivery please contact our student information centre on 1300 244 746 or

Course code
On campus
Not available Online
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Full Time, 1 year.
Start dates
17 Feb and 13 July 2020