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Jewellery: Implementing the History of the 19th and 20th Century
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: MAAD 2B14 Intro to Jewellery/Metalsmithing: Fabrication OR GDES 3B34 Jewellery Design 1: An Introduction
The history of jewellery parallels significant events and social changes in the 19th and 20th century. This course will survey and define the histories of fine, fashion and studio jewellery through slide lectures and research studio assignments. Processes, materials and terminology will be introduced within the context of each category of work and class discussion will address the traditional role of jewellery in Western culture and how that has been questioned in the 20th century.
Notes: Please take special note that this course has material fees associated with it.
Conditions: Students must achieve a minimum grade of 60% in at least one of their core studio courses each semester to advance to further Material Art & Design studio courses.
Course was last updated June 24, 2011 - 3:38 PM