B.A. in Jewelry Design

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Program Description

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

Career opportunities– Jewelry Design, Product Manager, Jewelry Technician, Independent Artist

Title Degree – This course is recognized by Italian Ministry of Education and Research (MIUR) as a BA and awards 180 credits.

Contest - The course involves the contemporary professional scenario keeping in mind two apparently conflicting realities: personal work and design for a company, two aspects demanding to be dealt with the same importance.

Methodology and structure – Once the analysis and research methodology is gained, a Jewel Designer can look at the surrounding society to highlight main features and symbols that can be translated into innovative products, according to his personal taste.

The course develops a massive technical and design knowledge to define a collection and produce prototypes.

Students learn to appreciate the expressive possibilities of different materials, either traditional or innovative, by analysing material, chemical and morphologic features. The jewel and all its aesthetic, technical and economical features is deepened through dedicated laboratories.

Design method becomes more and more relevant and the student can handle it. Creative sketch – made with hands-on graphic techniques – is supported by softwares and 3D print technologies to design objects through renderings and 3D modelings.

Design management course, in particular, provides the necessary competences to plan, promote and manage cultural and design activities.

The course ends with the Final Project calling students to design a whole collection following their personal taste.

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

The cradle of design and industry. IED owes its establishment in 1966 to the intuition of its President Francesco Morelli.

The cradle of design and industry. IED owes its establishment in 1966 to the intuition of its President Francesco Morelli. Read less
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