CAD Rhino Jewellery / Matrix for Designer Makers - CSD - 2018/19 Entry

Course Overview

The essential course information

Course Code:
1 year (2.5 hours per week)
School of Jewellery
School of Jewellery

This course runs on the following dates:

Sorry, no dates are available for this course at this time.

This part-time evening course is intended for students and designer-makers who wish to acquire a solid foundation in the practical application of computer-aided design (CAD). The course covers the creation of 2D artwork for various applications including laser marking and graphic design.

You will then move on to the creation of to-scale 3D objects, modelling strategies and preparing designs for creation into physical objects with rapid prototyping. Finally, you will pursue your own design projects, with guidance from the tutor.

This course runs for 2.5 hours per week from week starting 02 October 2017 to 22 June 2018. Term time only.

Entry Requirements

Part of the University’s commitment to life-long learning, these part-time computer-aided design (CAD) evening classes enable you to explore your particular interest and build on existing skills. The focus is on learning through creative practice for its own sake and without the constraints of studying for an award.

No formal qualifications are required to take part in this part-time CAD short course, but you should be motivated and demonstrate an interest in the subject you wish to pursue. While largely for adults of all ages with some experience of CAD, there are a few opportunities for beginners.

Application Details

Apply for this computer aided design part-time short course directly to the School of Jewellery.

For an application form or further information contact the School:

Tel: +44 (0)121 331 6477

Payment and Enrolment

To confirm a place on the course, you must pay the course fees in full during enrolment before the course starts. Enrolment will take place at the School of Jewellery on the following dates:

  • Monday 11 to Thursday 14 September, 10am to 6pm
  • Friday 15 September, 10am to 4pm.


Prospective students from the UK or EU

  • Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions for answers to a range of questions about our courses and studying here.
  • If you need further help, you can contact the Course Enquiries Team online by using the Course Enquiry Form.
  • Alternatively, call us on +44 (0)121 331 5595.

Further Information

For further information about the part-time evening class in computer-aided design (CAD), contact the School:

Tel: +44 (0)121 331 6477