Jewelry, Metals and Enameling - Minor

College of the Arts
School of Art
241 Center for the Visual Arts
Kent Campus
330-672-2192
artinfo@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/art


Description

The Jewelry Metals and Enameling minor focuses on approaches to jewelry making and metalsmithing, while allowing students to achieve specialization. Students will achieve such skills as cold connection techniques, small and medium scaled silver soldering, small jewelry- and object-making techniques, small scale fabrication, forming, cold forging and tool-making techniques.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Program Requirements

Minor Requirements

[JME]

Minor Requirements
ARTS 25700INTRODUCTION TO JEWELRY METALS I 3
or ARTS 25701 INTRODUCTION TO JEWELRY/METALS FOR NON-ART MAJORS
ARTS 35700JEWELRY CONCEPTS AND TECHNIQUES 3
ARTS 35701METALSMITHING CONCEPTS AND TECHNIQUES 3
Art Electives, choose from the following:3
2D COMPOSITION
3D COMPOSITION
DIGITAL MEDIA
Minor Electives, choose from the following:6
ENAMELING CONCEPTS AND TECHNIQUES
CRAFTS: SELECTED TOPICS
DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
TABLEWARE
ADVANCED ENAMELING
ADVANCED STUDIO JEWELRY METALS ENAMELING
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.250