The world of diamonds: history and latest developments
Anyone interested in diamonds
To understand diamond fundamentals: from its formation to its use in jewellery, including synthetic diamonds and simulants.
Introduction to the world of a multi-faceted stone: the diamond
TEACHING METHODS AND RESOURCES
Theory and lab classes: use of standard gemmological equipment (binocular microscope, refractometer …), observation of a large number of samples.
You can also take the “polished diamonds”, “rough diamonds” and “synthetic diamonds” courses separately according to your preferences.
Discover the world of diamonds
Crystallography and diamond formation
History of the diamond market
Understand diamonds and diamond simulants
Description of ancient and modern diamond simulants
Laboratoire Français de Gemmologie – 30, rue de la Victoire 75009 Paris
Inquiries and subscription
Maéva Peltier : firstname.lastname@example.org – 01 40 26 98 00