JOB OUTCOMES Qualified Fashion Make-Up Artist and Creative Longhair Stylist
DURATION: 1 year (32 weeks)
DESCRIPTION + SKILLS COVERED
THE LA MODA THREE MONTH ENTRY LEVEL CAREER ACCELERATOR IN EDITORIAL HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING leaves learners equipped with the necessary skills to work as a hair and make-up stylists in the fashion industry.
Learners will be able to create make-ups and hairstyles to meet all fashion production requirements, oversee make-up and hair continuity during filming and work to different head art director’s make-up and hair designer’s briefs.
Centering itself around the fundamentals of fashion-forward makeup and hair, successful learners will have abilities to source and apply fashion hair and makeup design industry knowledge, history and theory of hair and makeup design, creative fashion evolving thinking skills, theoretical foundations of colour, as well as how to market fashion hair and makeup design products to local outlets, apply fashion hair and makeup styling to photography and media practices, producing eye-candy fashion hair and makeup styling portfolios and freelance fashion hair and makeup microbusinesses success.
Designed for learners who want to be involved in styling and marketing hair and make-up fashion trends for the media.
Learning through discussion, demonstration, case studies, practical exercises and projects. Through this, skills are established for modern innovation, providing high quality service to clients, advising on products and services, performing fashion related hair and makeup client consultations, applying safety procedures, maintaining and organising hair and makeup tools, equipment and work areas, designing and applying fashion inspired make-up and hair for both every day, special events, fashion media – fashion TV, fashion theatre, fashion runway, magazine editorial content, social media and in all areas of fashion advertising, also employing the principles of hairdressing science to hairstyling procedures including consulting and analysing a client’s characteristics to plan a design, selecting and using appropriate professional industry styling products and equipment, innovative up to the minute industry savvy finger drying, blow-drying, curling and setting hair designs and techniques, with hairstyling skills in straight and style, volume and body, wave and curl.
Learners will gain skills in attention to detail on primary hairstyling considerations, hairstyling fundamentals, hairstyling essentials, thermal styling – air forming a solid form, layer, graduated and combination forms with round brush techniques, 9 – row denman, vent, paddle, cushion, loop brush, straightening irons, curling irons, crimping, pressing and curling. Wet hair styling skills, in finger waves, pin curls, skip waves, rollers, finger waves and flat pin curls, straight volume rollers and pin curls and curvature – volume rollers and pin curls.
Classic, creative longhair and braiding designs and techniques for weddings, engagements, editorial fashion shoots, fashion shows, school formals, formal dinners, balls and fancy dress parties.
Focused on assessing style suitability, the principles of design, tools and equipment, essential longhair design techniques, predictable longhair results, hair ornamentation and building a base structure.
Encompassing classic up styles from barrel curls, double rolls, loops, french rolls, the chignon, contour and victory rolls. Braiding techniques from the box – single braid, dutch braid, french braid, cornrows, waterfall braids, weaved multiple – strand braids, fishtail braids, halo braids, twists, rope braids, knotting and weaving.
SUBJECT COVERED: the introduction to hairstyling + makeup styling, preparing for work, what is fashion hair + makeup styling? Aspects of the job, a career in fashion hair + makeup styling, essential research, fashion hair + makeup awareness, fashion communication + culture, fashion hair + makeup referencing, sectors within hair + makeup styling, preparing for hair + makeup photoshoots + productions, working with teams, inspiration + development, casting hair + makeup models, locations, sourcing, the photoshoot + production, production planning, final brief + testing, day of the shoot + production, basics to editing fashion hair + makeup photographs, post-production + layout, fashion hair + makeup in motion, hair + makeup styling for the internet, online blogs + magazines; catwalk shows + events, fashion film hair + makeup styling, ethics, health + safety, reception skills, shampooing + conditioning hair, styling + finishing hair, classic, intermediate + advanced blow drying + styling techniques, up to minute hair styling, dressing, plaiting + twisting hair – classic, intermediate + advanced levels, editorial hairstyling – classic, intermediate + advanced levels, salon + studio skills, infection control: principles + practices, participating in environmentally sustainable work practice, communicating in the workplace, conducting financial transactions, developing + expanding a client base, customer centered services, providing service to customers, working effectively in a customer service environment, coordinating clients + services, maintain + organise tools equipment, work areas, perform a full client consultation, respond to service related + technical problems in the hair + makeup industry, the progression of makeup artistry, facial anatomy + physiology, tools of the trade, colour theory, client consultation, the makeup + hairstyling foundation, creating the canvas, facial features, the everyday applications, specialty makeup, special events, the exciting world of high fashion + high-definition, makeup for men, makeup for teens, makeup for aging skin, advanced makeup, camouflage makeup, airbrush makeup, all about lashes, advanced makeup techniques, business skills, your professional image + the business in makeup.
LA MODA THREE MONTH ENTRY LEVEL CAREER ACCELERATOR IN EDITORIAL HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING OUTCOMES:
HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLIST IN THE FASHION AND MEDIA INDUSTRY WITH MARKETING, DESIGN AND VISUAL COMMUNICATION EXPERTISE
DURATION: 3Month Career Accelerator
JOB OUTCOMES Creative and Innovative Make-Up and Hair Artist for Stage, Media and Fashion Platforms
DURATION: 1.5 years (50 weeks)
DESCRIPTION + SKILLS COVERED
THE LA MODA FOUR MONTH INTERMEDIATE CAREER ACCELERATOR IN EDITORIAL HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING AND MARKETING AND VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS is designed for individuals who want to work in high-end fashion driven media hair and makeup styling industry with marketing and visual communication skills.
Learners will be able to resourcefully and artistically design, apply and remove make-up, in the areas of the fashion-forward and up to the minute beauty and fashion world, body and face painting art, theatre, television, film, fashion TV, runways and personal service settings.
Individuals will have unique skills in maintaining make-up and hair continuity, styling hair, wigs and hair pieces for performances or productions, creating make-ups and hairstyles to meet production requirements, overseeing make-up and hair durability during filming or media works and working to a Make-up and Hair Designer’s brief.
Successful Make-up and Hair Artists of this career accelerator course will be able to create make-ups and hairstyles to meet any production requirement. Oversee make-up and hair duration during filming, acting and photography and remove products as required. Being employed throughout pre-production and production, and are qualified to work on a freelance basis.
Make-up and hair are key elements in the overall design of films, television, theatre and fashion productions, creating a look for characters and models in relation to design, social class, time periods, and any other elements required to create the desired illusion.
On film, TV dramas, theatre, catwalk and any other media association, this graduate will be able to be directed by head hair and make-up designers who provide them with detailed notes, character and scene breakdowns and, if necessary, reference pictures about the characters or designs they must create, being able to produce their own script breakdown, research and create their own design notes if required.
Effective learners will also be able to work on principal and supporting actors and models and look after several actors or models throughout a media or fashion related photoshoot. Individuals will be able to work on any fashion or media production, negotiate terms with suppliers and wig and prosthetic makers, providing them with design specifications and ensuring that they deliver on time. They are able to discuss colour palettes with production designers and costume designers.
Successful learners will also be able to extend creative design skills and practice, interpret and respond to any creative design brief, integrate colour theory and design processes, communicate and sell design concepts,
build client relationships and fashion and media business networks, market a small business, adopt mobile commerce applications to improve sales and service, conduct pre-campaign fashion and media testing, monitor advertising productions, address all customer needs and provide freelance services.
SUBJECT COVERED: media + fashion make-up + hairstyling as a career, the evolution of makeup artistry + hairstyling, infection control: principles + practices, facial anatomy + physiology, tools of the trade, color theory, client consultation, makeup + hairstyling foundations, creating the canvas, facial features, the everyday + classic applications, mastermind makeup + hair styling applications, distinct events in makeup + hair styling designs + applications, the exciting world of high fashion + high-definition designs + applications, makeup + hairstyling designs + techniques for men, makeup + hairstyling movements + techniques for teens, makeup designs + techniques for aging skin, camouflage makeup + hairstyling developments + practices, airbrush makeup + hair colouring, all about lashes, advanced makeup + hairstyling advances + methods, basic fashion driven beauty make-up + hairstyling, working in beauty + fashion, contemporary hairstyling, editorial hairstyling, body art + airbrushing, working in theatre, working in television + cinematography, wigs + hairpieces, period make-up + hair, facial hair, casualty effects, prosthetics, character make-up, business skills, your professional image, the business of makeup + hairstyling, launching your career, the fashion, hair + makeup forecasting process, introducing innovation, the direction of fashion change, modern forecasting methods, fashion, hair + makeup dynamics, popular culture + forecasting, colour forecasting, textile forecasting, the look: design concepts + style directions, marketplace dynamics, consumer research, sales forecasting, forecasting at work, competitive analysis, presenting the forecast, stages of thinking, research, idea generation, sketching, refinement, prototyping, design management fashion, hair + makeup promotion in practice, advertising + integrated brand promotion + integrated marketing communications.
LA MODA FOUR MONTH INTERMEDIATE CAREER ACCELERATOR IN EDITORIAL HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING AND MARKETING AND VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS OUTCOMES:
HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLISTS WITH MEDIA AND FASHION HAIR AND MAKE-UP SKILLS WITH MARKETING, DESIGN AND VISUAL COMMUNICATION EXPERTISE
DURATION: 4Month Career Accelerator
JOB OUTCOMES Make-Up, Hair Stylist and Designer specialising in Special Effects, illusions and Fashion performing as a Media Artist, Designer and Creative Director
DURATION: 2 years (64 weeks)
DESCRIPTION + SKILLS COVERED
Learners entering into the LA MODA SIX MONTH ADVANCED CAREER ACCELERATOR IN EDITORIAL HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING AND MARKETING AND VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS will develop the capacity to apply both technical and theoretical concepts and skills in a broad range of contexts involving hair and makeup for large media-related projects.
Successful learners will effectively conduct fashion design purchasing for hair and makeup Art Director jobs, evaluate fashion designs and garments and create hair and makeup media plans.
Developing and executing print and electronic hair and makeup media marketing campaigns and communications, with abilities to assess the impact of productive hair and makeup marketing procedures.
This Accelerator course is intended for learners who are highly motivated and committed to working in an intimate styling capacity within the fashion industry.
At this advanced level, learners are engaged in discussions, demonstrations, exercises and projects in which they develop their skills considerably. Through this, they are able to expand their theoretical and practical techniques in state-of-the-art hair and makeup design, applications and removal of make-up, artistic design and application of specialised make-up for media and imaginative special make-up effects.
Furthermore, learners develop their skills in creative hair styling and wig design and the creation of prosthetics for special make-up effects. These skills are highly sought after in the entertainment and media industry, with much of the course tailored towards application to TV, film and theatre performances and fashion productions.
Through participating in complex group discussions, evaluating case studies, working through exercises and completing projects, learners expand their skills and learn how to originate and develop high fashion and theatrical hair and makeup media related concepts, they will establish, negotiate and refine creative design briefs, interpret hair and makeup market trends and developments, and to learn to work with the international textile, clothing and footwear supply chains for hair and makeup media and theatrical related jobs.
SUBJECTS COVERED: the complete make-up artist, the female character, the male character, highlighting + shading, special effects make-up, media make-up as a career, faces, foundations + powders, straight make-up, eyes, lashes + eyebrow treatments, cheeks + blushes, lips + lipsticks, working in fashion + beauty, working in television + cinematography, professional classic, intermediate + advanced hairstyling, natural hair care, longhair styling – editorial twist – scrunching hair, round brush layer with iron, round brush graduation, combination tools, round brush, curling iron, crimping hair, hot roller application, classic long hair, editorial long hair, braiding, 1920s hair + makeup designs, 1930s hair + makeup designs, 1940s hair + makeup designs, 1950s hair + makeup designs, 1960s hair + makeup designs, 1970s hair + makeup designs, 1980s hair + makeup designs, 1990s hair + makeup designs, 2000s hair + makeup designs, 2020s hair + makeup designs, body + face painting, airbrushing, prosthetics, flat plate moulds, life casting from the actors face, sculpting the new features, sectional life casting, gelatin prosthetic pieces, applying a prosthetic piece, removing the prosthetic piece, using latex foam techniques, character make-up, integrated hair + makeup marketing communications, hair + makeup advertising + integrated brand promotion, internet marketing: integrating online + offline strategies, the fundamentals of graphic design, basics graphic design, design research, graphic design solutions, the graphic designer’s digital toolkit, the dynamics of fashion, hair + makeup, who’s who in fashion, hair + makeup, fashion, hair + makeup forecasting, the fundamentals of fashion management, fashion buying, basics fashion design + styling, mastering fashion styling, basics fashion design, research + design, visual merchandising for fashion + beauty products + fabric science.
LA MODA SIX MONTH ADVANCED CAREER ACCELERATOR IN EDITORIAL HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING AND MARKETING AND VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS OUTCOMES:
HAIR AND MAKE-UP STYLING FOR FASHION-FOCUSED MEDIA, AND IN OTHER RELATED AREAS WITHIN THE GLOBAL FASHION INDUSTRY WITH MARKETING, DESIGN AND VISUAL COMMUNICATION EXPERTISE.
DURATION: 6Month Career Accelerator
NON – ACCREDITED