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Jewelry Design

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Summer 1 Session: May 26 - June 29
Summer 1 Evening: May 26 - July 20
Summer 2 Session: June 30 - July 27

 

Summer Courses

JD 101 Introduction to Jewelry Fabrication
2 credits
In-state $386 Out-of-state $1,136
(includes a $10 lab fee)
Basic processes used in the design and creation of jewelry. Students fabricate their own designs in the studio. (G6: Arts)
Summer 1
CRN Section Day Time Location
8571 15A M T W 9:10 am-12:00 pm A481
8561 15B M W 6:20 pm-9:10 pm A481
8972 15C T R 6:20 pm-9:10 pm A480


JD 121 Wax Carving
1 credits
In-state $188 Out-of-state $563
Co-requisites: JD 113, JD 114, JD 131, JD 133, and JD 172 or approval of chairperson
Wax carving of designs suitable for jewelry, stressing illusion and perspective, needed for both brooches and rings. Emphasis is on preparing a design and model for production.
Summer 1
CRN Section Day Time Location
8572 15A M W 6:20 pm-8:30 pm A480


JD 241 Introduction to Gemology
2 credits
In-state $376 Out-of-state $1,126
Study of the major gem species and their characteristics, with emphasis on their use in commercial production and price structure. Students acquire a thorough knowledge of all precious and semiprecious stones and the ways in which they are used in jewelry.
Summer 1
CRN Section Day Time Location
8533 15A M W 6:20 pm-9:10 pm C816


JD 281 Diamond Grading
2 credits
In-state $386 Out-of-state $1,136
(includes a $10 lab fee)
Teaches techniques of grading diamonds as to color, clarity, and cut, including basic knowledge needed for diamond selection and establishment of base for pricing. Discusses history and technical terms pertaining to diamond grading.
Summer 1
CRN Section Day Time Location
9147 15A T R 6:20 pm-9:10 pm C816
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