MA Period Hair and Wigs

This course combines a core set of skills in the area of period hair & wigs for film and HETV with direct experience working alongside industry professionals, learning some of the detailed skills required to develop industry-standard styles and characters, as well as practical insights into personal entrepreneurial skills to foster a successful career.

  • Duration 12 months
  • Location Pinewood
  • Price £12500 +VAT

Course Summary

  • Module 1 – Historical and Critical Contexts
  • Module 2 – Period Hair & Wigs
  • Module 3 – Period Hair & Wigs II
  • Module 4 – Professional and Entrepreneurial Skills
  • Module 5 – Final Project & Dissertation

Example module content:

  • 18th Century
  • Setting Techniques
  • Usage of Wire Cages
  • Hair Pieces
  • Padding
  • Edwardian (Early and Late)
  • Products, Tools & Materials
  • Setting Techniques
  • 5th to 16th Century Period Hair (Medieval & Elizabethan)

More information

Study mode: Blended Learning

Location: Pinewood Studios

Duration: 1 Year

Finance: Student finance available

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