What Will I Learn?

  Gem identification procedures.
  Proper instrument uses and techniques.
  How to identify gemstones using a wide range of gemological instruments.
  How to identify and/or separate a minimum of 300 gemstones.
  The properties and attributes of a variety of gem materials.
  Understand the properties and attributes of a variety of gem materials.

 


This intensive course covers over three hundred well-known and less commonly encountered gemstones, and is aimed at providing students with the skills they need to make quick and reliable gem identifications.
 
​​At AIGS, we place great emphasis on the practical aspects of gemology, knowing that confidence comes only through hands-on practice:
Learn how to identify gemstones using a wide range of gemological instruments.
​Learn about the properties and attributes of a variety of gem materials.
​Connect this knowledge and experience with the real-world gem and jewelry industry.
 

Part 1 – Theory :  Study online

                           Student receives text book and assignments from registrar@aigsthailand.com

        Student emails questions and assignments to registrar@aigsthailand.com      Response sent          within 36 hours.

 

Part 2 – Practical : On campus at AIGS Bangkok. Thailand

                              one month or 20 days (5 days per week = 4 weeks).

Theory Certificate: In case student does not have time to do the practical lab. Student can do only theory online at home and get certificate on Theory.

Student can also do practical on campus at a later date (current fee at the time of  enrollment) and receive the certification of completion for the full course.

Exam:     Three attempts within 3 months  after the first  attempt

                Theory: Exam online – 75%.

                Practical: On Campus – 90%.

No.

SUBJECT

Theory

Practical

Total

1

Gem identification online

2,500

2,000

4,500

 

1.1 For Maximum benefit, each course must be finished after registration wihtin deadline below.

No

Subject

within

                                    

1

Gem identification

12 months

 

2

Synthetic and Treated Gem identification

6 months

 

3

Colored Stone Grading and Pricing

6 months

 

4

Diamond Grading and Pricing

6 months

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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