New Zealand Certificate in Makeup and Skin Care (Introduction)
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is designed to provide the beauty sector with skin care and makeup technicians who have the foundation skills and knowledge to provide a range of makeup and skin care services.
This qualification is intended for learners who will benefit by having a qualification which provides makeup and skin care competencies, skills and knowledge.
The beauty sector will benefit by having people with the skills and knowledge to competently undertake a range of makeup and skin care services within a variety of workplaces.
Graduates will be capable of working with limited supervision in a makeup and skin care context.
Key Information for Students
NCEA Level 1 or evidence of equivalent skills and knowledge. International: IELTS 5.5 (no band lower than 5.0), or equivalent.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$30,000 - $44,000|
|In further study||27%|
|On a benefit||8%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
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