PAKISTAN NATIONAL VOCATIONAL QUALIFICATION SUMMARY SHEET

 

 1. Title of Qualification
Version #
Date
  0214G&J4- National Vocational Certificate Level 3 in Gems and Jewellery Sector - Gemology
1
2018-05-01

 

 2. NVQF Level
   Level
3

 

 3. Total Credits
 
80.0

 

 4. Purpose of the Qualification
 
The purpose of the training is to provide skilled manpower for the improvement of the existing Gems and Jewellery sector and related industry. This will improve the abilities and accreditation of a gemologist in terms of national and international standards applicable in the field of gemology. The availability of quality gemologists in the local and international markets will ultimately bring economic benefits to the Stakeholders of gems industry.

 

 5. Details of Qualification    
 Code  Competency Standards  Level  Credit
021400611Perform Diamond Grading312
021400610Perform color stone grading (Other than Diamond)312
021400609Organic Gemstone38
021400608Differentiate between natural, treated, imitation and synthetic gemstone320
021400607Assess Optical Properties of Gemstone318
021400606Assess Physical properties of Gemstone310

 

 6. Credit Range
Compulsory
Elective
   
80.0
0

 

 7. Equivalencies, cross credits, pre requisites
 
-

 

 8. Requirements for accumulation of credits
 
-

 

 9. Requirement for the award of the Qualification
 
-

 

 10. Transition arrangements for current courses, awards etc
 
-

 

 11. Standard Setting Body
 
NAVTTC

 

 12. Remarks
 
The core purpose of this qualification is to produce employable Gemologist, who could provide advanced Services of identification grading and valuation of gemstones.

 

 13. ISCED Classfication
 
Handicrafts | 0214

 

 

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