Information Package / Course Catalogue
The Basic Techniques of Jewelry
Course Code: KTT103
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 4
Prt.: 2
Credit: 5
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Students learn basic operations of the jewelry is intended for.

Course Content

Alloying metals and chemicals used in jewelery according to size and homogeneously preparation, plate preparation, Levelling, welding, rings, pins, polishing.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Servet AKAR
Learning Outcomes
1.To prepare silver and gold alloy.
2.To prepare plates and wires
3.To use the tools.
4.To learn how to weld
5.To learn to polish
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Workshop environment equipment and jewelry (silver, copper, furnace, temperature, melting pot, borax, stirring rod, tongs, asbestos gloves, acid container of sulfuric acid, water, etc.).
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
925 sterling silver alloy preparation, 9 carat gold alloy preparation, silver resource development, alloy metals and chemicals used in gold resources hazırlamakuyumculuk according to size and homogeneously to prepare, plate making, Levelling, welding, rings, pins, are polishing process.
Week 1 - Practice
925 sterling silver alloy preparation, 9 carat gold alloy preparation, silver resource development, alloy metals and chemicals used in gold resources hazırlamakuyumculuk according to size and homogeneously to prepare, plate making, Levelling, welding, rings, pins, are polishing process.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Plate preparation, thesis preparation
Week 2 - Practice
Plate preparation, thesis preparation
Week 3 - Theoretical
Make the cut with hand tools
Week 3 - Practice
Make the cut with hand tools
Week 4 - Theoretical
Metal punching, straight lines, leveling
Week 4 - Practice
Metal punching, straight lines, leveling
Week 5 - Theoretical
Rounded lines, leveling, smoothing corners
Week 5 - Practice
Rounded lines, leveling, smoothing corners
Week 6 - Theoretical
Make leveling corner, making preparations to welding, weld pieces together
Week 6 - Practice
Make leveling corner, making preparations to welding, weld pieces together
Week 7 - Theoretical
Parts welded joints, metal forming beating
Week 7 - Practice
Parts welded joints, metal forming beating
Week 8 - Theoretical
Beating metal forming, not bending-bending using hand tools
Week 8 - Practice
Beating metal forming, not bending-bending using hand tools
Week 9 - Theoretical
Tilt-bending using hand tools to perform operations, merging with the public
Week 9 - Practice
Tilt-bending using hand tools to perform operations, merging with the public
Week 10 - Theoretical
Combining with the public, merging with the pin,
Week 10 - Practice
Combining with the public, merging with the pin,
Week 11 - Theoretical
Merge with the pin, merge with rivets,
Week 11 - Practice
Merge with the pin, merge with rivets,
Week 12 - Theoretical
Rivet merge with surface polish
Week 12 - Practice
Rivet merge with surface polish
Week 13 - Theoretical
Making Matting operations
Week 13 - Practice
Making Matting operations
Week 14 - Theoretical
Polished part cleaning
Week 14 - Practice
Polished part cleaning
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140456
Lecture - Practice140228
Project1088
Studio Work1066
Midterm Examination110515
Final Examination110212
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
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
3
5
5
4
5
5
5
OÇ-2
3
5
5
4
5
5
5
OÇ-3
3
5
5
4
5
5
5
OÇ-4
3
5
5
4
5
5
5
OÇ-5
3
5
5
4
5
5
5
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