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Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Jewellery Making in Metal | Beginners

Course Type: Adult leisure and hobby, Open to international students Campus: West Durrington Campus

Why this course?

This course is aimed at those wishing to learn basic jewellery making skills in metal, to design and create silver jewellery.

Techniques covered include sawing and piercing, silver soldering, creating pattern and texture with hammers and the rolling mill and polishing.

By the end of the course you will be able to design and make a silver ring and other simple pieces of metal or silver jewellery.

Photo (right) is of student work.

Tutor: Mireille Clark

Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
CL0213-1C 22 Sep 2020 West Durrington Tuesdays 6-9pm 10 weeks £197.00 Enrol & Pay
CL0214-1C 14 Jan 2021 West Durrington Thursdays 6-9pm 10 weeks £197.00 Enrol & Pay
CL0215-1C 20 Apr 2021 West Durrington Tuesdays 6-9pm 10 weeks £197.00 Enrol & Pay

Open events

We run various open events throughout the year to enable you to come in to the College, see our facilities and speak with our staff.

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Course costs

Find our more information about our fees, payment options and any applicable discounts.


Other ways to enrol

You can also enrol by calling 01273 667704 or in person at our Central Brighton or West Durrington Campuses.

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Course topics

Topics include:

  • Sawing and piercing
  • Silver soldering
  • Creating pattern and texture with hammers and the rolling mill 
  • Polishing

Why the MET?

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners.

Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.

This course is eligible for a 50% discount if you are in receipt of certain benefits. This discounted fee is shown as category B below:

A. £197
B. £98.50

Find out more about the eligibility criteria and how to apply for this discount here.


Additional costs

Copper will be provided for samples and silver for the first ring is included but silver for further projects and additional saw blades will need to be purchased. Please wear closed toe sensible footwear. A notebook/sketchbook and a tiny paintbrush would be useful.

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