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Advanced Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design

Study pathway:
  • Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design (MEM50311)
Duration Up to 18 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeMEM60211
TAFE SA CodeTP00800
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileJeweller and Gem CutterJeweller and Gem Cutter
FacultiesArts and Design
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Campus/Delivery SATAC
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Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Scheduled
Adelaide College of the Arts904311Apply Now On CampusFT & PTDay Only
 Information Session:Information Session:
Thursday 27 October 2016
6:00-7:00pm

Jewellery Industry Meet and Greet:
Thursday 20 October 2016
6:30-7:30pm

Classroom 1 & 2 - please meet staff by the entrance on the Ground floor

Course Admission Requirements

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Selection criteria is only used when there are more applicants for the course than places available. Applicants will be ranked in the following order:

  1. CSPA score

Course Notes & Special Requirements

  • Please note that fees listed are for the Advanced Diploma only. Please contact campus for Diploma fees.

How to Apply

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Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of this course could expect to find employment in the jewellery industry where basic skills are required, and/or as retail assistants. Further opportunities exist throughout the creative arts sector as freelance workers in related fields of visual art, design and education.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design (MEM50311)
6 core units:

  • Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
  • Apply drawing and rendering techniques to jewellery or object design
  • Investigate quality and application of jewellery materials
  • Realise a body of creative work
  • Analyse cultural history and theory
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • and 20 elective units.

Advanced Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design (MEM60211)
This course aims to introduce a selection of jewellery making and designing skills that form the foundation of jewellery practice.
The course has a practical, studio-based focus which is supported by core studies such as Art History and Design, and by the development of creative and original thinking.
Students are expected to apply these skills in the production of jewellery pieces and objects to meet industry standards:

  • 9 Core units:
    • Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
    • Apply drawing and rendering techniques to jewellery or object design
    • Investigate quality and application of jewellery materials
    • Create and manufacture jewellery or object design prototypes for the mass market
    • Experiment with jewellery or object designs
    • Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief
    • Realise a body of creative work
    • Analyse cultural history and theory
    • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    • plus 27 elective units

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses.

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Advanced Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design

UniversityUniversity CourseTotal Units in Uni CourseCredits GrantedGuaranteed AdmissionDetails
University of South AustraliaBachelor of Visual Arts (Jewellery and Metal)10854Details

Fees

 Fee Range (approx)
Total course cost$19,500
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Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

This course also has an incidentals cost of: $500  for Additional materials as required

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