Gemmology 2 introduces the student to the complexities of separating and identifying gem materials. The student learns to use gem testing instruments, and to observe and determine the identifiable properties that make each gemstone unique. Practical and theoretical knowledge gained from this course enables the student to conclusively identify gemstones.
Course code: JADE 1202
Length: 45.0 hours
CorequisitesJADE 1201, JADE 1203, JADE 1206, JADE 1205.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.