Gemmology 1 (JADE 1102)

This course gives an introduction to gemstones. The student will acquire a wealth of practical knowledge which can be successfully used in the jewellery business. Emphasis is placed on gemstone properties and characteristics. Topics will include: quality and value factors; characteristics that make gemstones beautiful and unique; factors that influence gemstone colour; faceted cut styles; and care and cleaning of gems.
Course code: JADE 1102
Credits: 1.5
Length: 45.0 hours
Course outline: view


JADE 1101, JADE 1103, JADE 1105.

Ask a question