NCJA

Program Description

This one-of-a-kind program provides students with practical skills in the fine art of Northwest Coast carved silver jewellery. Students learn about formline drawing, Northwest Coast Art, and metal work techniques all to design sterling silver jewellery. After completing the certificate program, credits are transferrable to the Bachelor of Fine Arts program at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.

Program Summary

Length

7.5 Months

Offered

January 2018

Credits

15

Credential

Certificate

Format

Full-time

Schedule

Mon-Fri, 9am-4 pm

Transferability

Emily Carr University of Fine Art + Design

 

Career Path

Graduates from this program have pursued their entrepreneurial spirit and become self-employed as artists, working in print-making as well as silver jewellery carving. Other graduates have continued their studies in the fine arts such as film studies.

 

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum Grade 12 completion or a completed assessment
  • Art portfolio including 5 formline drawings. The portfolio must be prepared in advance of the interview
  • Interview with program coordinator

 

Course Schedule

Course Code

Course Name 

Credits

NCJA 100

Northwest Coast Art

3

NCJA 110

Formline Drawing

3

NCJA 120

Metalwork Techniques

3

NCJA 130

Studio Management

3

NCJA

Jewellery Design Studio

3

 

Tuition & Fees

Tuition

$7,700.00

Fees

$150.00

Books

$122.80

UPass

$287.00

Supplies

$3,000.00

Total Cost

$11,259.80

 

For more information, contact:

Admissions Department
604.873.3772 Ext. 328
admissions@necvancouver.org