Film and TV Production - Hair and Make-up Technician

Program Description

Film and TV Production–Hair Style and Makeup Technician certificate program will train competent entry-level Film/Video Hair and makeup stylist assistants who can successfully get an entry-level job in the film / video production industry or continue with their education goals in one of the other Film Production program areas. Subject matter includes basic training in Hair and makeup for film/TV, fundamentals of special FX makeup, script breakdown and continuity, the production process and crew responsibilities and hierarchy. Hands on labs provide student with real world production simulations.

Program Details

  • Major Code: FP11
  • Location: Griffin Campus
  • Award Level: Technical Certificate of Credit
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring
  • Minimum Length of Program: 1 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 12

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

First Term
FILM 1010Basic Skills of Film and Television Production I3
FILM 1020Basic Skills of Film and Television Production II3
FILM 1110Make-Up, Hair, & Wardrobe Special Techniques for Film & TV3
FILM 1120Introduction to Special Effects Make-up Techniques for Film and TV3
Film & Television Production hair and make-up technician

Program Advisor
Dean-Douglas Bruce
Georgia School of Cinema

Admin. Assistant
Suzanne Lizana

Instructor – Chuck Kerr (IATSE)
Instructor – Lisa Clark (IATSE)
Instructor – Gary Pitts
Instructor - Andre Cohen  PGA

Career and Academic Planning
Sharon Craft
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107