Jewellery Arts and Technology

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This Jewellery Design course will teach you a comprehensive range of skills in Jewellery Design and Manufacture, with a design-led focus. You will be encouraged to develop your own creative ideas and will be taught how to translate these ideas into finished, 3D pieces of jewellery.

The course will cover basic areas such as metal forming, piercing, soldering, surface decoration, stone setting, and design work. By the end of the course, you will have produced a substantial body of work

Your course will be delivered by qualified lecturers, all with a Degree in Jewellery/Silversmithing, TQFE Certified and have related industry experience and various specialised skill sets.

You'll learn to design and manufacture pieces with various precious and non-precious metals.

Entry Requirements

English and Art and Design at National 5. A portfolio of your work is required. All applicants will be invited for interview.

Progression Routes

HNC/D Jewellery Design; or employment in retail or manufacturing

Start Date




Study Method

Blended learning
Full time

Course Length

1 year


Design Crafts and Graphic Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display