University And Degree Level

Qualification type: Foundation Degree (FdA) Location:
Subject area: Level: 5
Leaflet Number: 6911 Course Code: CR26781-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: W453
Academic year: 16/17 Course status: Running

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is W453.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Special Effects Make-up Artistry

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6911
Course instance ID: 
585049585051
Course code: 
CR26781-01
UCAS course code: 
W453
Qualification type: 
Foundation Degree (FdA)
Level: 
5
Subject area: 
Hair and Beauty Therapy
Location: 
Fielden Campus

What's the Special Effects Make-up Artistry course about?

Special Effects Make-up Artistry offers students the opportunity to gain a wealth of experience and knowledge working as a make-up artist in preparation for direct employment within the make-up industry or further study. The course comprises of a range of core modules developing the key skills and attributes to become a successful make-up artist.

Students on this programme will develop a host of practical skills such as; how to use a camera effectively in a studio and on location, design and apply character make-ups, postiche skills, age for TV and film, perform casualty effects, undertake body art/face painting techniques and mould, make and apply prosthetic pieces using the latest techniques.

The content of the programme encourages students to produce innovative ideas in visual imagery, explore creativity and link to the needs of the media make-up industry. The programme will prepare students to engage and work as artistic practitioners across a broad range of artistic makeup, including a variety of TV and media environments, theatre and photographic sectors, as well as preparing them to be an independent practitioner/artist.

With the exciting new developments occurring in the world of TV, Manchester is set to become an exhilarating and innovative media city. Make-up artists in this region are highly sought after due to the new BBC Media City at Salford Quays and the redevelopment of ITVs Granada Studios which also provide our learners with excellent opportunities to gain significant work experience.

Level 4
Semester 1
Styling for the camera (20 credits)
Contextual Studies (20 credits)
Specialist Hair and Make-up Design (20 credits)
Semester 2
Prosthetic Art (20 credits)
Fantasy Character Design Creation (20 credits)
Special Effects Character make-up (20 credits)

Level 5
Semester 1
Freelancing (20 credits)
Make-up Design Application (20 credits)
Applied Postiche/hair styling (20 credits)
Semester 2
Collaborative practice (20 credits)
Portfolio Development (20 credits)
Professional Practice (20 credits)

The learner's practical expertise will be developed and be assessed through experience in workshops, studio and external environments. The learner will be exposed to a series of techniques through tutor led classes and demonstrations, project based briefs and individual development support. Examples of assessments include:
- Learning journals
- Portfolio
- Work Related Learning
- Presentation
- Peer Assessment
- Style File
- Essays
- Observations

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Graduates from this programme are expected to find employment in a variety of multi-disciplinary practices, including television/film production companies, theatres or as freelance artists.

Students on this pathway have undertaken work opportunities for the likes of BBCs `Tubby and Enid', Lime Productions Pilot `Shelf Stackers', BBC Series `Candy Cabs', CBBC `The Slammer, BBCs `The Village'. The prosthetic modules have also equipped some learners to go on to become trainees to world renowned prosthetic artists operating within the TV and film industry.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

The ideal candidate will have a passion for make-up, be creative and enthusiastic.

All applicants will be required to apply through UCAS and should have a minimum of 160 UCAS points. Applicants may be invited to attend an interview where they will be asked to provide examples of written work, a portfolio of images demonstrating their skills within make-up / hair, or provide examples of designs work/illustrations.

Non-traditional students who can demonstrate relevant skills or knowledge gained in employment or vocational activity may also apply but will be subject to an interview.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Special Effects Make-up Artistry course?

Special Effects Make-up Artistry Foundation Degree (FdA) Level 5

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

2 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.

The College reserves the right to withdraw courses before they have started where the minimum economic number of learners stated have not been recruited to a course. Course can only run if a minimum of 10 students are recruited.

Qualification type: Foundation Degree (FdA) Location:
Subject area: Level: 5
Leaflet Number: 6910 Course Code: CR26780-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: 3M77
Academic year: 16/17 Course status: Running

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is 3M77.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Make-up Artistry

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6910
Course instance ID: 
585045585047
Course code: 
CR26780-01
UCAS course code: 
3M77
Qualification type: 
Foundation Degree (FdA)
Level: 
5
Subject area: 
Hair and Beauty Therapy
Location: 
Fielden Campus

What's the Make-up Artistry course about?

Foundation Degree Make-up Artistry offers students the opportunity to gain a wealth of experience and knowledge working as a make-up artist in preparation for direct employment within the make-up industry or further study. The course comprises of a range of core modules developing the key skills and attributes to become a successful make-up artist.

Students on this programme will develop a host of practical skills such as; Corrective make-up techniques, Fashion hair styling, Creative make-up application techniques for the likes of Catwalk and Historical hair and make-up using postiche.

The content of the programme encourages students to produce innovative ideas in visual imagery, explore creativity and link to the needs of the Media Make-up Industry. The programme will prepare students to engage and work as artistic practitioners across a broad range of artistic makeup, including a variety of TV and media environments, theatre and photographic sectors, as well as preparing them to be an independent practitioner/artist.

With the exciting new developments occurring in the world of TV, Manchester is set to become an exhilarating and innovative media city. Make-up Artists in this region are highly sought after due to the new BBC Media City at Salford Quays and the redevelopment of ITVs Granada Studios which also provide our learners with excellent opportunities to gain significant work experience.

Level 4
Semester 1
Styling for the camera (20 credits)
Contextual Studies (20 credits)
Cosmetic Function and Form (20 credits)
Semester 2
The Art of Creative Make-up (20 credits)
Creative Hairstyling (20 credits)
Historical concepts Hair/Make-up (20 credits)

Level 5
Semester 1
Freelancing (20 credits)
Make-up Design Application (20 credits)
Applied Postiche/hair styling (20 credits)
Semester 2
Collaborative practice (20 credits)
Portfolio Development (20 credits)
Professional Practice (20 credits)

The learner's practical expertise will be developed and be assessed through experience in workshops, studio and external environments. The learner will be exposed to a series of techniques through tutor led classes and demonstrations, project based briefs and individual development support.

Examples of assessments include:
- Learning journals
- Portfolio
- Work Related Learning
- Presentation
- Peer Assessment
- Style File
- Essays
- Observations

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Graduates from this programme are expected to find employment in a variety of multi-disciplinary practices, including television/film production companies, theatres or as freelance artists.

Completing the course on this pathway has provided former learners with the opportunity to successfully progress as a make-up artist in the TV and film industry. Working on the likes of 'Captain America', and `My Week with Marilyn', In addition we have a range of learners who are currently working for well-known make-up brands Mac , Benefit, Bobbie Brown. A number of students on this pathway also go onto set up their businesses operating as a photographic make-up artist and within the bridal industry.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

The ideal candidate will have a passion for make-up, be creative and enthusiastic.

All applicants will be required to apply through UCAS and should have a minimum of 160 UCAS points. Applicants may be invited to attend an interview where they will be asked to provide examples of written work, a portfolio of images demonstrating their skills within make-up / hair, or provide examples of designs work/illustrations.

Non-traditional students who can demonstrate relevant skills or knowledge gained in employment or vocational activity may also apply but will be subject to an interview.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Make-up Artistry course?

Make-up Artistry Foundation Degree (FdA) Level 5

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

2 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.

The College reserves the right to withdraw courses before they have started where the minimum economic number of learners stated have not been recruited to a course. Course can only run if a minimum of 10 students are recruited.

Comedy and entertainment win for The Manchester College at Royal Television Society Awards

The Manchester College has won the Comedy and Entertainment category at the Royal Television Society (RTS) North West Centre’s annual Student Television Awards.

The awards, at the Lowry Theatre, MediaCityUK, were hosted by TV ...
Olly Philpott-Smith, Lauren Brown and Faisal Muhammad

 
Qualification type: Bachelor of Arts Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 7006 Course Code: CR26053-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: M26M
Academic year: 16/17 Course status: Running

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is M26M.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Business Management (Marketing Management)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
7006
Course instance ID: 
585217585290
Course code: 
CR26053-01
UCAS course code: 
M26M
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Arts
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Business and Professional
Location: 
Openshaw Campus

What's the Business Management (Marketing Management) course about?

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Marketing Management) is designed to give you a critical and comprehensive understanding of marketing management and the relevant skills to go on to follow a wide range of careers in the marketing sector within multiple organisations.
This degree combines the fundamentals of business and marketing knowledge and an understanding of the corporate strategies. It will give you the key skills you?ll need to engage and interact within the business environment. It balances practical management and leadership skills with a critical understanding of how businesses operate in diverse environments. You will develop your knowledge of business and management disciplines to succeed at management level through a range of challenging, comprehensive learning experiences.

There are five modules to complete within this programme. There are three core modules; Dissertation (40 credits), Research Methods (20 credits), Corporate Strategy (20 credits) and two optional modules (20 credits each) related to the programme discipline which will be studied.

You will be assessed across all modules of the course throughout the year. A range of methods will be used including:

Individual reports
Group presentations
Group projects
Portfolios
Business plans
Individual presentations
Exams

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

On completion of the course, you will be able to progress into employment or self-employment, or continue your studies at Masters level.

You can use your degree to gain entry into a wide variety of career areas, including management in industry and commerce, finance, marketing, sales and human resource management. Specialist careers advice will be available from our Advice and Guidance Team throughout your course.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

To apply fo this course you will need to have:

A Foundation Degree in a Business related subject
A HND in Business
Or equivalent qualification.

You should be highly motivated and have a strong interest in the field of business management. You will need to be able to work as a member of a team as some of the assessments are group based. As part of the application process, you may be required to attend an interview and may be asked to complete an interview task.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.

The College reserves the right to withdraw courses before they have started where the minimum economic number of learners stated have not been recruited to a course. Course can only run if a minimum of 10 students are recruited.

Qualification type: Bachelor of Arts Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 6999 Course Code: CR26051-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: B2M6
Academic year: 16/17 Course status: Running

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is B2M6.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Business Management (International)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6999
Course instance ID: 
585215585286
Course code: 
CR26051-01
UCAS course code: 
B2M6
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Arts
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Business and Professional
Location: 
Openshaw Campus

What's the Business Management (International) course about?

The BA (Hons) Business Management (International) is designed to give you a critical and comprehensive understanding of global business and the relevant business skills to go on to follow a wide range of careers in commercial sector organisations. Globalisation is the world's driver for responsible economic and sustainable growth and trade between developed and underdeveloped nations. It underpins the cultural, political and economic aims of the United Nations. This degree combines fundamental business knowledge with contemporary developments in international business.
This dynamic course balances practical management and leadership skills with a critical understanding of how international businesses operate in diverse environments. It provides challenging, comprehensive learning experiences that will develop your advanced knowledge of business and management disciplines within an international context. In addition, it will enable you to develop key transferable skills which are essential to succeed at management level.

There are five modules to complete within this programme. There are three core modules; Dissertation (40 credits), Research Methods (20 credits), Corporate Strategy (20 credits) and two optional modules (20 credits each) related to the programme discipline which will be studied.

You will be assessed across all modules of this course throughout the year. A range of methods will be used and may include:

- Individual reports
- Group presentations
- Group projects
- Portfolios
- Business plans
- Individual presentations
- Exams

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

On completion of this course, you could progress into employment or self-employment, or continue your studies at Masters level.

You could use your Degree in Business Management (International) to gain entry into a wide variety of career areas, including management in industry and commerce, finance, marketing, sales and human resource management. Specialist careers advice will be available from our Advice and Guidance Team throughout your course.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

To study on this course, you are required to have:

- A Foundation Degree in a Business related subject
- A HND in Business
- Or an equivalent qualification

You should be highly motivated and have a strong interest in the field of international business management. You should be able to work as a member of a team as some of the assessments are group based. You may be required to attend an interview and may be asked to complete an interview task.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.

The College reserves the right to withdraw courses before they have started where the minimum economic number of learners stated have not been recruited to a course. Course can only run if a minimum of 10 students are recruited.

Qualification type: Bachelor of Arts Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 6997 Course Code: CR26050-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: H2RM
Academic year: 16/17 Course status: Running

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is H2RM.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Business Management (Human Resource Management)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6997
Course instance ID: 
585211585284
Course code: 
CR26050-01
UCAS course code: 
H2RM
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Arts
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Business and Professional
Location: 
Openshaw Campus

What's the Business Management (Human Resource Management) course about?

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Human Resource Management) will give you a critical and comprehensive understanding of human resource management and the relevant skills to go on to follow a wide range of careers in the HR sector within multiple organisations.
This degree combines the fundamentals of business and human resource management knowledge and an understanding of the corporate strategies to provide you with the key skills necessary to engage and interact within the business environment. It balances practical management and leadership skills with a critical understanding of how businesses operate in diverse environments. You will develop your knowledge of business and management disciplines through challenging, comprehensive learning experiences and gain key transferable skills to help you succeed at management level.

There are five modules to complete within this programme. There are three core modules; Dissertation (40 credits), Research Methods (20 credits), Corporate Strategy (20 credits) and two optional modules (20 credits each) related to the programme discipline which will be studied.

Assessment will take place throughout the year. A range of methods will be used and could include:

Individual reports
Group presentations
Group projects
Portfolios
Business plans
Individual presentations
Exams

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

On completion of the course, you could progress into employment or self-employment, or continue you studies at Masters level.

You could use your degree to gain entry into a wide variety of career areas, including management in industry and commerce, finance, marketing, sales and human resource management. Specialist careers advice will be available from our Advice and Guidance Team throughout your course.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

A Foundation Degree in a Business related subject
A HND in Business
Or equivalent qualification.

You should be highly motivated and have a strong interest in the field of business management. You will need to be able to work as a member of a team as some of the assessments are group based. As part of the application process you may be required to attend an interview and asked to complete an interview task.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.

The College reserves the right to withdraw courses before they have started where the minimum economic number of learners stated have not been recruited to a course. Course can only run if a minimum of 10 students are recruited.

Qualification type: Bachelor of Arts Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 6998 Course Code: CR26052-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: B2T6
Academic year: 16/17 Course status: Running

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is B2T6.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Business Management

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6998
Course instance ID: 
585213585288
Course code: 
CR26052-01
UCAS course code: 
B2T6
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Arts
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Business and Professional
Location: 
Openshaw Campus

What's the Business Management course about?

The BA (Hons) Business Management is designed to give you a critical and comprehensive understanding of business and the relevant business skills to go on to follow a wide range of careers in commercial sector organisations.
This degree combines fundamentals of business knowledge and an understanding of the corporate strategies to provide the key skills necessary to engage and interact within the business environment. This dynamic course balances practical management and leadership skills with a critical understanding of how businesses operate in diverse environments. It will develop your knowledge of business and management disciplines through challenging, comprehensive learning experiences and help you gain key transferable skills to succeed at management level.

There are five modules to complete within this programme. There are three core modules; Dissertation (40 credits), Research Methods (20 credits), Corporate Strategy (20 credits) and two optional modules (20 credits each) related to the programme discipline which will be studied.

Assessments will take place throughout the year. A range of assessment methods will be used and could include:

Individual reports
Group presentations
Group projects
Portfolios
Business plans
Individual presentations
Exams

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

On completion of the course, you could progress into employment or self-employment, or continue your studies at Masters level.

You could use your degree to gain entry into a wide variety of career areas, including management in industry and commerce, finance, marketing, sales and human resource management. Specialist careers advice will be available from our Advice and Guidance Team throughout your course.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

A Foundation Degree in a Business related subject
A HND in Business
Or equivalent qualification.

You should be highly motivated and have a strong interest in the field of business management. You will need to be able to work as a member of a team as some of the assessments are group based. As part of the application process, you may be required to attend an interview and complete an interview task.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.

The College reserves the right to withdraw courses before they have started where the minimum economic number of learners stated have not been recruited to a course. Course can only run if a minimum of 10 students are recruited.

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A new era of higher education

The Manchester College Principal, Lisa O'Loughlin, speaks about changes to higher education amid new government proposals into higher education that are set to define the sector for the next generation and beyond.

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Lisa O'Loughlin, Principal, The Manchester College

 

UK University Search Fair

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 10:00 - 14:30

Location

Manchester United Football Club
Sir Matt Busby Way M16 0RA
United Kingdom

Come and speak to us about studying your university or degree level course at The Manchester College.

http://www.ukuniversitysearch.com/fair-manchester

We look forward to chatting with you.