Get ready for a big, non-stop, action packed course! The Diploma of Screen and Media is the most complete, most exciting, makeup diploma that covers makeup and hair for film, television, fashion, editorial and special effects. The course also gives you all the skills and knowledge you will need to start working immediately, including managing budgets, creating makeup designs and presenting concepts, skin care and analysis, work ethics and work, health and safety. If you dream of being a makeup artist, able to work in any makeup industry, this is the course for you. Welcome to the ultimate makeup diploma.
Design and Manufacture your own prosthetics
Film day/evening makeup
Advanced hair and wigs
Hair styling, braiding, upstyles
Prop moulding and casting for fashion and Film
Wounds and injuries
Make and apply bald caps
Portfolios and presentations
Short film project
|Study Option||Duration||Start Date|
|Full Time: Two days per week (Monday and Tuesday), 9am - 5pm||12 months||August 21, 2017||ENROL|
|Full Time: Two days per week (Monday and Tuesday), 9am - 5pm||12 months||September 04, 2017||ENROL|
To achieve the CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media a total of sixteen (15) units must be completed. Please note that the Academy of Cinemagraphic Makeup has the right to change or alter course hours and subject units without notice.
|CUAIND502||Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge|
|CUAPPR505||Establish and maintain safe creative practice|
|BSBCRT501||Originate and develop concepts|
|CUAMUP401||Design, apply and remove make-up|
|CUAMUP402||Maintain make-up and hair continuity|
|CUAMUP403||Style hair for performances or productions|
|CUAMUP404||Style wigs and hairpieces for performances or productions|
|CUAMUP502||Design and apply specialised make-up|
|CUAMUP503||Design and apply special make-up effects|
|CUAMUP504||Create prosthetics for special make-up effects|
|SIHHHDS305A||Select and apply hair extensions|
|CUAPRP402||Use casting and moulding techniques to make props|
|BSBCMM401||Make a presentation|
|BSBPMG522||Undertake Project Work|
|CMUMUP501A||Design and apply intermediate airbrushing skills for Cinematography|
The Diploma of Screen and Media course offers a broad range of skills and techniques, which increases your employment opportunities in a diverse range of industries such as:
Film and television makeup artist, hair stylist, head makeup artist
Freelance makeup artist and business owner
Prosthetic workshop technician prosthetic artist
Airbrush makeup artist
Cosplay makeup artist
8 x professional photoshoots for student portfolio
All learning materials, required class stock and AACM T-shirt and texts
KIT: You are required to purchase on top of the course price a makeup kit valued at $4000. This is also available on payment plan terms directly from the supplier.
Prospective students will need to attend an interview and tour of the academy
Students are encouraged to complete either the Certificate II in Retail Makeup and Skin Care or Makeup Basics Short Course before undertaking the Diploma of Screen and Media. These courses will provide the necessary basic skills for makeup application which will assist you to get the most out of your Diploma training and give you a taste of the Makeup insudtry to ensure this is the career path for you
This 12 month comprehensive diploma is taught by our highly skilled, industry respected and award winning film, TV, prosthetic and editorial trainers and will be sure to take your career to that next level.
Our trainers work in the fashion, editorial, film and television industry. This not only provides a unique learning opportunity but also keeps the course up to date with the latest industry technologies such as HD, 3D and digital cameras.
A few movies our trainers have worked on:
The Australian Academy of Australian Makeup continues to support students after their studies are complete. Through the AACM Alumni Network we provide ongoing opportunities for work experience, employment and networking. Our trainers also continue to mentor past students.
“A perfect course for anyone wanting to get into fashion, film and editorial makeup. The trainers are all working artists with so much experience and wisdom. I have developed a serious edge over other makeup artists. You cover everything!”
Lauren O, Diploma of Screen and Media