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2016/17 Jewellery and Metalwork

About the Program

The Jewellery & Metalwork diploma program allows students to develop their knowledge and skills of jewellery and metalwork production in a professional studio atmosphere. The program stresses high standards of craftsmanship and creativity, all the time encouraging and exposing students to a wide range of materials, techniques and concepts.

Length of Program

Two years; full time


Nunatta Campus

Admission Requirements

Applicants wishing to apply to this program must have a:

  • Grade 12 Diploma or General Educational Development equivalent
  • Mature students will do the NAC Administered Assessment in Math and English, and pass 130 for admission.
  • Submit a Transcript
  • Submit a letter of interest explaining why he/she wishes to enter the program;
  • Applicants submitting a portfolio of work will be given preference.

Application Deadlines

Applications must be submitted to the Registrar's Office by June 12, 2016.

Do you need financial assistance? You may be eligible for the Financial Assistance for Nunavut Students (FANS) and Adult Learning and Training Support (ALTS) programs. The deadline for FANS and ALTS applications is July 15.

For more information on how to apply, visit your local campus or Community Learning Centre. You can also e-mail the Registrar's Office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone toll-free: at 1-866-979-7222.

Record of Achievement

Jewellery and Metalwork, Nunavut Arctic College

Credit Transfer Opportunities

Not applicable

Employment Opportunities

Successful completion of the diploma program will prepare the graduate to develop a career as a self-employed jeweller/metal smith whose work can be sold through northern and southern galleries or commercial outlets.

Course Outline

Click here to download course outline for this program (PDF).

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