BTech Hons in Jewellery Design and Manufacture

General

Program Description

Having obtained his qualification, students will be competent in the production of creative jewelry. They will be able to present a cohesive body of work that is a synthesis of technology, problem-solving and the application of research methodology.

Admission requirements

A National Diploma: Jewellery Design and Manufacture, or an equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard, as determined by a Status Committee and approved by the Faculty Board.

Selection criteria

Selection is based on an interview, the submission of a portfolio and a proposal that indicates the intended area of specialization. An average mark of 60% in all third-year modules is recommended.

Curriculum

MODULE

  • Jewellery Practice 4
  • Jewellery Theory 4

Programme structure

  1. Nature of programme: One year programme.
  2. The programme is offered both full-time and part-time.
  3. Minimum duration: One year full-time and two years part-time.
  4. All modules are compulsory.
  5. A number of modules per year: 2 year-modules.

Registration and Start Dates

Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.

All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.

End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.

Last updated August 2019

About the School

Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university i ... Read More

Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university is alive down to its African roots, and well-prepared for its role in actualising the potential that higher education holds for the continent’s development. Read less