Information Package / Course Catalogue
Gemstone Faceting
Course Code: KTT200
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 1
Credit: 4
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

Transactions related to the facet of the gem stone cutting is intended to implement the student can be accurate and professional.

Course Content

This course facet processing of gem stones, facet types, facet angles, geometry and optical physics information describes issues such as repairs of gem stones.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Ufuk ÖREN
Learning Outcomes
1.According stone jewelry available to determine the facet model.
2.To learn calculation facet angles.
3.To learn about geometry and optical physics facet cut.
4.Damaged facet gem stone to make the repairs.
5.To develop new facet types.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Gem stone processing plant and equipment (diamond disks, abrasive powders, markers, templates, drop, stabilizers).
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Practice
Move gems to be cut to determine the facet model
Week 2 - Practice
Gem stone cutting types
Week 3 - Practice
Gem stone cutting types
Week 4 - Theoretical
Which gems stones which are suitable for cutting.
Week 4 - Practice
Which gems stones which are suitable for cutting.
Week 5 - Practice
Move gems to be cut to determine facet angles
Week 6 - Practice
Geometry information
Week 7 - Practice
optical physics
Week 8 - Practice
Gems cut stone set according to disaster
Week 9 - Practice
Issues to be considered in Facet machine
Week 10 - Practice
Jewelry to move facet machine properly to attain
Week 11 - Practice
Diamond discs
Week 12 - Practice
Obtaining the porosity of the facet surfaces
Week 13 - Practice
Obtaining the porosity of the facet surfaces
Week 14 - Practice
Cleaning the stone cut gems
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140342
Lecture - Practice141128
Project30515
Midterm Examination1527
Final Examination1628
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
PÇ-15
PÇ-16
PÇ-17
OÇ-1
5
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
5
OÇ-3
5
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
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