Jewellery Making for Beginners

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Jewellery Making for Beginners is an introduction to basic skills, including saw piercing, soldering, forming, stone setting and finishing techniques working in non-precious metals. Students will explore techniques (and within individual and group discussion) share ideas, inspiration and embrace new techniques and problem solving.

You can expect to finish the course with at least 3 pieces of jewellery.

The course is suitable for complete beginners and those that have some jewellery making experience.

On completing this qualification you will achieve a NCFE Level 1 Certificate in Creative Craft.

Next: What will I learn?

What will I learn?

An understanding of materials, techniques and processes used within jewellery making. And the practical aptitude to carry these out to produce pieces of your own design.

Next: Assessment

How will I be assessed?

There is no formal examination element to this course.

You will be assessed via a portfolio of work produced throughout the course.

You will develop a portfolio of work which will include mood boards, artists research, design sketches, jewellery samples and final outcomes.

Next: Career Opportunities?

Career Opportunities

After completing this course, you may wish to progress onto:

Part-Time Courses:
- Photography, Level 2
- Create a Website for your Business

Full-Time Courses (3 days a week):
- Art & Design, Level 2
- Art & Design, Level 3
- Art & Design, Foundation Diploma

Next: Entry requirements

Entry requirements

An interest in Jewellery making and the enthusiasm to learn new skills. There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

You may be required to purchase materials for specific workshops.

Next: Fees

Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on for details. More about Student Finance.

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