Introduction to Jewellery and Object Design

Course Code SC0JEWOD19
Campus Wangaratta - Docker Street
Duration 54 hours

Course Overview

Designed for the beginner, this 6 week course teaches the basic professional jewellery making skills including how to saw pierce, file, emery, form, shape, construct, assemble and polish your pieces while gaining insight into basic design principles to apply to future creations. The primary objective of the program is to acquire these skills through the manufacture of finely crafted items – you will design and make at least one unique piece of jewellery, which can be worn or become a unique hand-held object.
All necessary materials are supplied.
Please wear safe, closed toe, footwear (no sandals or high heels). What to bring: sketch/notebook, pen and pencil.

Pathways / Employment Opportunities

A pathway into Diploma of Visual Arts or Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design.

Sessions - Dates/Times

Campus Times
Wangaratta – Docker Street Starts Tuesday 19th March, 2 Days weeks (Tues 9am – 4pm & Thus 1pm – 4pm) /2019

Fee Information
Type Average Enrolled Hours Hourly Fee Rate Indicative Tuition Fee Hourly Govt Subsidy Rate Total Govt Contribution
Full Fee 54 $5.55 $299.70 N/A N/A


The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

You will receive an Indicative Fee Statement when you decide upon your course. A finalised invoice will be issued upon enrolment. Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

  • Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
  • E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
  • Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Book Shop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your Course Information session or during the Pre-Training review Interview.

Entry Requirements

Students will need to completee a CSPA assessment prior to entry.

Additional Information

Students will need to bring sketch/notebook, pen and pencil. Please wear safe, clsoed toe, footwear (no sandlas or high heels)

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