This course prepares students for work in their selected fields of study through a series of challenging, real-world projects. Students will be required to complete make-up and hairstyle setups on professional models for a series of photo shoots, which are designed to simulate actual working environments.
Each setup will be captured digitally by a professional photographer, for the student to use in his or her portfolio. In addition to photo shoots, students will learn how to start and manage their freelance careers.
STUDENTS WILL LEARN THE FOLLOWING IN EACH UNIT:
- Properly budget for class and projects
- Properly plan goals
- Properly goal map individual careers
- Properly complete a make-up and hair assignments
- Identify the ins and outs of working with quality photographers and will be able to test and get prints.
- Properly plan for working with agencies.
- Understanding photo shoot schedules
- Create, write, and/or draw several ideas for a fashion story.
- Properly do touch ups and working with and near the photographer
- Create, design and execute eight photo shoots
- Create a promo card
- Identify pictures for his or her portfolio.
- Identify a portfolio that is right for their budgets and properly maintain and prepare a portfolio.
- Define the meaning of freelancing in the entertainment industry and know the techniques to be a successful freelancer.
- Identify a good resume and write an effective
- communication to an employer
- Write and apply previously written elements to their personal websites.
- Interview properly
Please note this course is an advanced level course with prerquisites. Certificates are awarded to students who successfully complete an individual course. Individual courses taken on a stand-alone basis are not accredited by ACCSC. In addition, students taking stand-alone courses are not eligible for Federal Financial Aid and some other services that are offered to students and graduates of larger programs. Please contact us for more information.