No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2016

JWD202 Clients and Commission (8)


In this subject, students will design and manufacture for a range of clients. In particular, private client designs, commissions and corporate jewellery will be dealt with. There will be particular emphasis on innovative design, manufacture and presentation. In addition, students will undertake a work placement.

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Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: JWD202
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Communication and Creative Industries

Enrolment restrictions


Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
- be able to address the requirements of private clients in relation to design, budget and time line
- be able to demonstrate an understanding of the commission design brief
- be able to design innovatively within the parameters of the brief
- be able to design within a given budget
- be able to produce meaningful, readable design drawings for the commissioner
- be able to manufacture within a given budget
- be able to manufacture within the given time frame
- be able to design for corporate jewellery
- be able to produce designs/images reflecting the nature or essence of a firm or institution
- be able to translate the design into a range of wearable pieces of jewellery
- be able to manufacture to a budget
- be able to undertake work experience


The subject will cover the following topics:
with emphasis on the innovative interpretation of designs reflecting the essence of the commission, firm or institution - understanding the commission brief - designing the brief - producing drawings and rendering readable for the commission - manufacturing within the given time frame - manufacturing within the given budget - work placement


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.