THE UNIVERSE OF GEMSTONES

Plunge into the heart of the earth to discover the origin and the evolution of its treasures. Learn how to handle the gemologists' tools; let your emotions guide you. Expert gemologists will take you through an extraordinary voyage to understand the value and properties of gems. You will learn how to distinguish precious stones and how to manipulate them, becoming a shrewd amateur.

Recognize the gemstones

Become a knowledgeable connoisseur of gemstones by training your eye and discovering the tools of the gemologist. 

Imagine that you are at one of the world's legendary gemstone markets: Chanthaburi in Thailand, Ratnapura in Sri Lanka or Bogota in Colombia. Your goal: seek out and select your gemstones with confidence!  This class is conducted by a gemologist and an instructor.
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Introduction to gemology

Read the gemstones of the world. Let your emotions speak and be won over by an interest in stones. 

Begin an extraordinary journey on how gems are created, extracted and then cut. Touch and handle these stones, discovering their incredible diversity thanks to the explanations of a gemologist.
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The Diamond: a gemological exception

A course dedicated to the diamond to give a panoramic view of the state of knowledge about the << Stone of Stones >>.

Be initiated into the latest advances in chemistry, geology, physics and follow the evolution of technologies which give us insight into why the diamond is so invincible and so fascinating. Discover the secrets of this gemstone: its chemical composition, totally improbable Birth and unequalled hardness. This class is conducted by a gemologist and an art historian.
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Fascinating Diamond: History & Legends

Learn the story of mythical diamonds that changed the lives of men and women.

Travel from continent to continent and from mine to mine to discover the diamonds of the world and understand where and how men found and brought out these gemstones. You will hear the stories of the most famous diamonds which made their mark on history and contemplate their replicas, discover antique documents, and stunning pictures of legendary gemstones.
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