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FLM 121 - Special Effects Makeup

Credits: 4
2 Lecture Hours 4 Lab Hours

This course introduces students to practical film special effects makeup. The student will learn to lifecast a model and use the lifecast to sculpt, mold, cast and apply a full face prosthetic.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Execute the application of a full face foam latex prosthetic.
  2. Apply a lifecast on a fellow student.
  3. Create a corrected positive of the lifecast.
  4. Sculpt a prosthetic using oil based clay.
  5. Incorporate constructive criticism in special effects makeup.
  6. Utilize the design as incorported within material parameters.
Listed Topics
  1. Sculpting
  2. Moldmaking
  3. Foam latex
  4. Casting
  5. Painting
  6. Lifecasting
Reference Materials
Lectures, Films, Videos, Textbooks
Approved By: Bullock, Quintin Date Approved: 12/01/2016

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