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HRGY 1401 - Jewelry Techniques I (4-3-3)
An introduction to basic techniques of jewelry repair, including layout, sawing, filing, emery, soldering, ring construction, and bezel setting. Emphasis on industry standards.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1402 - Jewelry Techniques II (4-3-3)
Continuation of Jewelry Techniques I with emphasis on polishing.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1409 - Jewelry Casting I (4-3-3)
Emphasis on lost wax casting, both centrifugal and vacuum processes, including an introduction to wax carving and mold making.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1417 - Applied Jewelry Practices (4-3-3)
Survey of the business practices of the jewelry industry. Emphasis on communication skills, security, insurance, copyright/trademark law, industry organizations, and common ethical expectations within the industry.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1441 - Stonesetting I (4-3-3)
Focus on channel, bead setting, and bright cutting techniques.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1442 - Stonesetting II (4-3-3)
Continuation of Stonesetting I. Focus on prong setting, repronging, retipping, and reheading.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1441. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1448 - Jewelry Repair/Fabrication I (4-3-3)
Emphasis on techniques, the fabrication and repair of jewelry. Introduction to equipment and techniques of jewelry manufacturing, including assembly of findings. This is the Capstone Experience for the Certificate in Jewelry.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1449 - Jewelry Repair/Fabrication II (4-3-3)
Continuation of Jewelry Repair/Fabrication I with emphasis on techniques, fabrication, and repair of jewelry. Introduction to equipment and techniques of jewelry manufacturing including chain repair and electroplating.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1448. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1471 - Introduction to Computer Aided Design and Manufacture for Jewelry (4-3-3)
An introduction to the use of computer aided design software for jewelry to create solid models and tangible objects via STL file export to a computer numerical control prototyping system. Emphasis is placed on drawing set-up; creating and modifying geometry; storing and retrieving predefined shapes; placing, rotating, and scaling objects, adding text and dimensions; using layers; coordinating systems; as well as input and output devices. Basic casting skills and computer experience are recommended for this course.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 1491 - Special Topics in Watchmaking and Jewelrymaking (4-3-3)
Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the jewelry technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. Topics initiated by students on current industry practices with instructor approval.
 
 Advanced Computer Aided Design and Manufacture for Jewelry - An advanced study of the use of computer aided design software for jewelry to create solid models and tangible objects via STL file export to a computer numerical control prototyping system. Emphasis is placed on advanced methods of drawing set-up; creating and modifying geometry; storing and retrieving predefined shapes; placing, rotating, and scaling objects, adding text and dimensions; using layers; coordinating systems; as well as input and output devices. Student should have completed HRGY 1471 Introduction to Computer Aided Design and Manufacture for Jewelry before taking this course.
 Drawing for Jewelry Design - Students will learn to draw jewelry objects freehand with mechanical tools for the purpose of individual jewelry design, technical layout and as a tool for the communication of jewelry designs.
 Jewelry Design/Techniques and Methods - Students will address current skills, knowledge and/or new technology pertinent to the Jewelry Industry in areas of special interest with the approval of the instructor. The emphasis will be on advanced techniques and methods of jewelry making and surface embellishment that will further the studentís knowledge of jewelry design and creation.
 Marketing for Jewelers - Students will learn tools and strategies to productively address the business aspect of today's jewelry industry.
 Metal Forming for Jewelry - Students will address metal forming processes for the jewelry industry using forging, foldforming and anticlastic raising methods to form jewelry.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 2430 - Chasing and Repoussage (4-3-3)
Methods of cold working non-ferrous metals and the malleability of these metals. Emphasizes chasing and repoussage techniques along with the cold working methods of forming, joinery, and surface embellishment in the design and creation of jewelry and small metal objects.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 5/28/2014
 
HRGY 2433 - Jewelry Casting II (4-3-3)
Continuation of Casting I. Includes instruction in mold making and vibratory finishing.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1409. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 2435 - Precious Metals I (4-3-3)
Emphasis on layout, bright cuts, baguettes, marquise, pear, cushion, and emerald cut stones. Focus on utilization of commercial shop guidelines.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1402. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 2436 - Precious Metals II (4-3-3)
A continuation of Precious Metals I. Focus on layout, bright cuts, baguettes, marquise, pear, cushion, and emerald cut stones as well as pave in precious metals. Includes utilization of commercial shop guidelines. This is the Capstone Experience course for the Associate of Applied Science degree in Jewelry. Emphasis on speed.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 2435. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
HRGY 2471 - Enameling (4-3-3)
A lab-based course in the theory and practice of various techniques of applying high-fired, vitreous enamels to jewelry metals.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Prerequisites: HRGY 1401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014