This course will build upon the learned foundations in beading, introducing more advanced techniques in bead weaving. New materials, techniques and designs are available to advance knowledge of advanced jewellery production. Classes will alternate between practice and review of proper techniques, and guidance through five 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 utilizing the Ladder technique
- Understand and demonstrate skills utilizing the Brick technique
- Understand and demonstrate skills utilizing the Herringbone technique
- Understand and demonstrate skills utilizing the African Helix technique
- Understand and utilize skills to Beading on Fabric
- Understand and demonstrate skill in using a Bead loom
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.