Course Title CARVING (GEMSCUTTING & POLISHING COURSE).
Duration Eight weeks.
Credits 30 hours practical a week.
Ø Heavy Dual grinders.
Ø Trim Saw Machine.
Ø Carving Machines with accessories.
Ø Cutting Laps
Ø Buff Pads
Ø Sanding Paper
Ø Diamond cutting blades
Ø Diamond cutting laps
Ø Hand grinding machines.
Ø Diamond Wheels
Ø Other accessories
Ø Handheld carving machine
Ø Drilling Machine
Ø Teaching gemstone(s)
Age Limit Minimum 18 years.
Education Must be literate to read and write English.
Duration 4 months.
Ø Name: Mr. Syed Usman Ali Shah
Ø Designation Instructor
Ø Qualification B.A. Carving Certificate, Gems & Gemological
Instructor Availability All working days
General Course Description
Course Outcomes Certificate in Carving (lapidary).
Venue Gems & Gemological Institute of Pakistan Peshawar
Theory / Practical Students are taught about the usage of gemstone carving and polishing machinery, tools, and equipment. The student will learn cutting of gemstone jewelry, embossed carving, inlay carving, calligraphy, cutlery, beads making, and steps of figure making including bird, eagle, tortoise, horse, decoration items, etc
Course contents The contents included in the syllabus are taught in all the institutes of similar repute.
Class Procedures and Policies
Attendance 95 % attendance is required.
Course Material All kinds of course material for reading purposes shall be provided by GGIP.
METHODOLOGY OF GRADING
Theory exam (multiple choice) 25 Marks
Practical Exam 75 Marks
Total Marks 100.