This module will give you the opportunity to research hair, make-up and fashion styles across the wider historical timeline and a further investigation in depth research assignment within a chosen period in time. You will explore how hairdressing, make-up and fashion are related and how they have been developed over time by internal and external forces, including social and economic influences. An important aspect of make-up design is the understanding of various period styles, to be able to create accurate (or interpreted) historical looks for productions. Working as a Make-up Designer involves research and design duties in liaison with other key roles such as Production Designers, Directors, Photographers, etc, to create suitable Period looks. You will need to know how to approach research, use relevant methods, to source valid evidence according to the era, brief and contexts required for design.