This course will introduce computer aided design and rapid prototyping processes currently used in the field of jewelry design and manufacture. Students will design and create objects using CAD software and rapid prototyping machinery. In addition, students will continue to develop traditional fabrication, stone setting and casting techniques by adapting them to the CADCAM environment. Prerequisites: ART 1001, ART 1002, ART 1003, ART 2009 and portfolio review, or permission of the instructor. Studio six hours.