Short Courses

Intermediate Jewellery

Melbourne Polytechnic's Intermediate Jewellery course has been designed as the progressive step for students who have completed the Introductory Jewellery course. This unique and popular short course in Jewellery provides full workshop facilities and all necessary tools.

Course Code: SMM004

Fees: $395.00

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COURSE OUTLINE

Topics include:

  • Producing a finished prototype of a cast sterling silver ring using the method of wax
  • Carving for the lost wax casting process
  • Producing a bracelet using traditional chain manufacturing techniques
  • Producing a hollow formed circular bead and wire cable type necklet
  • Studying roller printing and oxidizing techniques
  • Gaining an understanding of the safe production techniques and Work Health and Safety (WHS) standards involved in these projects

Projects include:

  • Cast ring production
  • Linked bracelet
  • Hollow bead on necklet

COURSE OUTCOMES

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to successful participants at the conclusion of the course.

SUITABLE FOR

People who have completed the Introduction to Jewellery short course or anyone seeking to build on their basic jewellery making skills.

PRE-REQUISITES

Introduction to Jewellery

MATERIALS

Please bring a pencil, fine tip permanent marker, notebook, non-synthetic apron and safety goggles.

DELIVERY METHOD

Face-to-face

CONCESSION / FUNDING STATUS

No concession or government funding applies

TESTIMONAILS

‘Belinda has an excellent level of knowledge and experience necessary to teach this class. Highly informative and inspiring. Great skills learned.’ – Gina, Hawthorn

‘Belinda is an exceptional teacher who imparts her knowledge with love, passion and professionalism.’ – Teena, Rowville

DURATION

Total hours: 24

SESSIONS INFORMATION

Start date: Thursday, 27 July 2017
End date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Day/s and time:
Thursday, 27 July 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 03 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 10 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 17 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 24 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 31 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 07 September 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday, 14 September 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm

Start date: Thursday, 19 October 2017
End date: Thursday, 07 December 2017
Day/s and time:
Thursday, 19 October 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 26 October 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 02 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 09 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 16 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 23 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 30 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Thursday, 07 December 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm

For further information, please contact Short Courses on (03) 9269 8615 or email.

Available Classes

FAIRFIELD

Start Date: 27/07/2017
End Date: 14/09/2017
Time: 10:30am - 1:30pm

SESSION CLOSED

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

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