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Jewellery / Silversmithing (Term 1)

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Do you want to make jewellery? This course gives you a broad knowledge of materials and the techniques that are used when making jewellery.

Do you want to make jewellery? This course gives you a broad knowledge of materials and the techniques that are used when making jewellery. Please note that this course does not run during the half term/end of term breaks.

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What I'll learn

Specialist skills in jewellery and metal-craft designing and making, and a high level of creative satisfaction! There are no qualifications with this course, it is non-accredited.

 

How I'll learn

On this course you learn:

• how to design and make jewellery

• specialist techniques such as sawing, filing, soldering, forging and texturing, cleaning and polishing

 

How I'll be assessed

Teaching/learning methods are through practical demonstrations and student activities – you learn by doing, and by practising the processes on an individual basis at your own pace. There is no formal assessment but your progress is monitored to encourage personal development and progression of skill level.

 

Entry Requirements

Some experience of jewellery and metals would be useful but not essential as you work at your own pace and level. Equipment is available in our jewellery/metals workshop and specialist metals can be bought from the tutor.

 

How to Apply

To enrol for this course, simply click on the ‘enrol’ button. You will then be taken to an enrolment form, where you will be asked to add your contact details and payment information. Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person, please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.