Information Package / Course Catalogue
Gemstones Lapidary Machines and Equipment
Course Code: KTT107
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

Processing machinery and equipment to learn that the gem stones, according to the safety instructions to use.

Course Content

Properties of gems stone processing machinery and equipment are covered.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Hakkı BABALIK
Learning Outcomes
1.To learn the structure of the stone processing machines jewelry.
2.To carry out the working principles of jewelry processing machinery.
3.To carry out the safe use of jewelry processing apparatus.
4.To carry out the working principles of jewelry processing apparatus.
5.To be able to use lapidary workshop.
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 - Theoretical
Ornamental stone processing machinery safety
Week 2 - Theoretical
Dope, chemical adhesives, waxes, templates, interconnect materials
Week 2 - Practice
Dope, chemical adhesives, waxes, templates, interconnect materials
Week 3 - Theoretical
Automatic cutting machine
Week 3 - Practice
Automatic cutting machine
Week 4 - Theoretical
Manual cutting machine
Week 4 - Practice
Manual cutting machine
Week 5 - Theoretical
Cabochon cutting machine
Week 5 - Practice
Cabochon cutting machine
Week 6 - Theoretical
Automatic Cabochon machines
Week 6 - Practice
Automatic Cabochon machines
Week 7 - Theoretical
Side grinding machine
Week 7 - Practice
Side grinding machine
Week 8 - Theoretical
Horizontal diamond disc
Week 8 - Practice
Horizontal diamond disc
Week 9 - Theoretical
Horizontal diamond discs and facet processing
Week 9 - Practice
Horizontal diamond discs and facet processing
Week 10 - Theoretical
Belt sander
Week 10 - Practice
Belt sander
Week 11 - Theoretical
Abrasive dust and polish dust
Week 11 - Practice
Abrasive dust and polish dust
Week 12 - Theoretical
Horizontal lap sander
Week 12 - Practice
Horizontal lap sander
Week 13 - Theoretical
Glazer
Week 13 - Practice
Glazer
Week 14 - Theoretical
Glazer
Week 14 - Practice
Glazer
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
5
3
3
3
OÇ-2
5
3
3
3
OÇ-3
5
3
3
3
OÇ-4
5
3
3
3
OÇ-5
5
3
3
3
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