Information Package / Course Catalogue
Certification of Gemstones
Course Code: KTT234
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

Certification process in jewels and stones This course is aimed to explain the significance.

Course Content

Certificate types, discusses issues such as criteria and printing methods.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Hakkı BABALIK
Learning Outcomes
1.The concept of certification and to learn the importance of gem stones.
2.Certification to use the materials and printing equipment
3.Being able to print a certificate to gem stones.
4.To be able to use gemology laboratory.
5.To be able to prepare diamond certificate.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Murat Hatipoglu, Color Precious Stones
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The concept of certificates of gem stones.
Week 2 - Theoretical
The importance of certification.
Week 3 - Theoretical
international jewelry carry the issuing institutions.
Week 4 - Theoretical
National jewelry carry the issuing institutions.
Week 5 - Theoretical
Jewelry carries certificate types.
Week 6 - Theoretical
Stones and criteria that should be given certificates carry jewelry.
Week 7 - Theoretical
Certification criteria (specific gravity)
Week 8 - Theoretical
Certification criteria (refractive index)
Week 9 - Theoretical
Certification criteria (Optical peak band values)
Week 10 - Theoretical
Certification criteria (transparency, UV, crystal system, Weight)
Week 11 - Theoretical
Diamond certification and criteria (4C)
Week 12 - Theoretical
Diamond certification and criteria (4C)
Week 13 - Theoretical
Certificate printing applications.
Week 14 - Theoretical
Certificate printing applications.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140114
Lecture - Practice141128
Project2048
Studio Work1055
Midterm Examination18210
Final Examination18210
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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