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Jewellery

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

This course is suitable for those with a recognised ability in art and/or design who wish to study a jewellery specialism. It provides you with a strong foundation in the design and manufacture of contemporary jewellery.

You will learn a range of techniques related to jewellery design and will develop workshop skills using a wide range of precious and non-precious materials. You will be introduced to 3D design using 3D software, haptic control, and 3D printing.

You will study: Metal forming; Stone setting; Decorative finishes; Design for jewellers; Casting; Development drawing; Digital media; Non precious materials; Etching; Design project; Enterprise project; Final product project; The Core Skills of ICT, numeracy and communication will be developed and certificated on this course.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher, preferably Art and Design, plus National 5 English; or Intermediate Certificate: Art and Design Portfolio; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry subject to interview and portfolio.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Creative Industries

SCQF Level

6

Website

www.fife.ac.uk