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£285.00 Half fee of £144.00 available. Course symbols: CL
Create your own range of jewellery, learning techniques using copper and brass and develop your skills to create finished pieces in precious metals and using semi precious stones.
What you will learn
Beginners will make a sawn pendant, a silver ring, a silver textured pendant, silver bangle a gem set ring, pendant, earrings or cuff-links Continuing students will also extend their skills by producing their own designs and trying more advanced decorative techniques. (Please note these items may be subject to change at the Tutors discretion.)
How you will learn on this course
Beginners will be taught in a small group, following a structured course, with demonstrations worksheets and short lectures. Students will make Jewellery using increasing advanced techniques.
How you will be assessed on this course
1. Make a sawn pendant
2. Make a silver ring.
3. Make a silver textured pendant.
4. Make a silver bangle.
5. Make a gemset ring, pendant, earrings or cuff-links. Work on own projects and designs.
Qualification and exam information (only for courses leading to a qualification)
What you will be expected to do outside your lesson time
Only if students wishes to.
What you need for your course
Students may buy a few basic tools of their own. The workshop is well equipped. Cost of materials initially is modest and if learners wish can remain so. THE COST OF SILVER FLUCTUATES.
What you need to bring to the first class
Note pad, pen. PLEASE NOTE THE STUDENTS WILL BE CHARGED FOR MATERIALS USED> But will be advised where to obtain materials should they wish to purchase their own.
What you can do next
Other Jewellery classes within the college or full time or part time OND, HND, City and Guilds courses at specialist centres.
At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course. Your tutor will ask you to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and agree your personal learning goals.
All documents are a requirement of the Funding Agency.
All students on courses funded by the ESFA must complete a Learning Agreement and ILP.
5 Brampton Road,
Kent DA7 4EZ
Nearest Train Station: Bexleyheath.
Buses: 89, 96, B16, B15, B14, B12, 422
Car park available onsite. Please note car parking spaces cannot be guaranteed.
For further details of parking please refer to https://www.bexley.gov.uk/services/parking