Plan Code: 3280
The Jewelry Entrepreneurship Certificate of Achievement is designed to expand the skills needed for careers in jewelry including studio jewelers, bench jeweler, and independent jewelry design and small metals fabrication contractors. The certificate is designed to successfully prepare students for independent studio practice, self-marketing, client-based work or commissions, employment in industrial manufacturing, and contracting for other artists. There is a focus on professional development as well as studio and arts business management. It also builds a robust portfolio for transfer to 4-year programs. There are no material fees in the courses associated with this program, however, students will be expected to purchase their own metal and supplies.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate knowledge of processes and design skillsets related to jewelry production, professional skills, and business management.
|Code Number||Course Title||Units|
|ART 35||Jewelry/Metalsmithing 1||3|
|ART 36||Jewelry/Metalsmithing 2||4|
|ART 37||Jewelry/Metalsmithing 3||4|
|or ART 38||Jewelry/Metalsmithing 4|
|ART 90||Special Projects in Art||1.5|
|ART 91||Studio Projects in Art||3|
|ART 292||Professional Skills for Artists||3|
|or MGMT 80||Small Business Entrepreneurship|