This course will introduce a variety of cords used with knotting used for jewelry, as well as wire wrapping techniques for structural jewelry elements, with a continued focus on choosing appropriate materials to achieve unique and professionally crafted jewelry. Classes will alternate between practice and review of proper techniques, and guidance through four complete projects, from planning and visualization, to production, through to finishing.
This is a single course and by itself does not lead to any career path
- Grade 12 graduate or mature student status (British Columbia 19 years or older)
- Meet minimum English language proficiency requirements.
Upon completion of this program the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to
- Understand and demonstrate skills in using cords
- Understand and demonstrate skills in knotting
- Understand and utilize a range of wire gauges
- Understand an advanced jewelry production process from planning to completion
- Be able to identify and select the appropriate techniques and materials for the desired results
Assessment will consist of quizzes, exams, and assignments.
Students must pass the course with at least 60%.
|Total instructional hours||40|
|Total Co-op hours||0|
|Total program hours||40|
|Total program length (weeks)||2|
☒ In-class instruction
☒ Distance education
☒ Combined delivery (both in-class and distance)
Not all courses may have textbooks. Textbooks are listed on the course outline. Textbooks may not be available through the college.
- Successful completion of the course.
For proof of English Language Proficiency please refer the Student Handbook.