Certificate Degrees and Continuing Education

  • Specialist's Degree in Jewelry

    General Information

    Teaching Languages: Spanish

    Places: 60

    Número mínimo de alumnos exigido: 3

    Duration: 51,5 créditos ECTS

    Tuition Fee: 1775 € por curso y modulo

    Access Requirements:

    Being in possession of an official University Degree. Nevertheless, exceptionally, admission will be extended to professionals directly related to to the speciality of the course who lack a Degree, as long as they prove their professional careers and meet the legal criteria to access University courses.

    Please check the Agreement of November 29, 2007 of the Governing Council of the University of Oviedo, which approves the regulation of studies leading to Certificate Degrees and other Postgraduate Degrees (BOPA, January 12, 2008).

    Admission Requirements: Any student may be accepted into the course, as long as they fulfill the requirements of the regulations of studies leading to Specific Degrees and other studies.

    Plazo único de preinscripción y matrícula

    • Preinscripción: 1 de junio a 19 de agosto
    • Listas provisionales: 3 de septiembre
    • Reclamación a las listas: 4 a 7 de septiembre
    • Listas definitivas: 11 de septiembre
    • Matrícula: 14 al 18 de septiembre

    Modality: Attendance required


    Module A:
    Monday to Friday, 1.5 hours. Mornings between 9 AM and 3:30 PM.
    Module B:
    Monday to Friday, 1.5 hours. Mornings between 9 AM and 3:30 PM.
    Module C:
    Monday to Friday, 1.5 hours. Mornings between 9 AM and 3:30 PM.
    Module D:
    Monday to Friday, 1.30 hours. Mornings between 9 AM and 3:30 PM.
    Module E:
    Wednesdays and Thursdays, 4 hours. Afternoons Module F: To be determined.

    Teaching Center: Specific classrooms and workshops of the Superior Technichal School of Mining Engineering of Oviedo

    Professional Opportunities

    The main professional opportunities are:

    • Model manufacture
    • Prototying of parts
    • Jewelry workshops
    • Low-wax casting
    • Microfusion
    • Specialization in laser soldering
    • Specialization in electric soldering
    • Applications of Design and IT
    • Marketing and management of enteprises in the sector
    • Engraving
    • Modification of surfaces and textures
    • Embedding of gemstones and ornamental gems
    • Stringing Clock repair
    • Varnishing
    • Manufacture of wax models


    The Specific Degree in Specialist in Jewelry has a duration of 1180 lecture hours, is divided into 6 different modules and is composed of a total of 47.2 ECTS credits.

    In order to finish the Degree, it is necessary to take the first and second course of 3 modules:

    • Module A: Jewelry Manufacture I and Jewelry Manufacture II
    • Module B: Mounting I and Mounting II

    The third compulsory Module needed to obtain the Degree may be chosen from the following Modules:

    • Module C: Jewelry Design I and Jewelry Design II, or
    • Module D: Wax Casting I and Wax Casting II
    • Module F: Jewelry Rating
    • MODULE A: Jewelry Manufacture I, Jewelry Manufacture II and Jewelry Manufacture III
    • MODULE B: Mounting I, Mounting II and Mounting III
    • MODULE C: Jewelry Design I and Jewelry Design II
    • MODULE D: Wax Casting I and Wax Casting II
    • MODULE E: Jewelry Clockmaking
    • MODULE F: Jewelry Rating


    • Director:

      José Antonio Martínez-Álvarez

      School of Mining Engineering

      University of Oviedo

      E-mail: geotinez@uniovi.es

    Coordination :

    • Ana Luz Fernández Guzmán. Secretary's Office for the Courses

      Telephone: 985230859

      E-mail: info@joyagema-uniovi.com

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