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handicrafts

Description

Description

Handicrafts is the study of techniques and skills in a chosen craft, such as jewellery, pottery, weaving, woodcarving etc.
Programmes and qualifications with the following main content are classified here:
Ceramics
Crafts, folk arts and artisan
Decorative metal crafts
Indigenous crafts
Embroidery
Floristry (flower arranging)
Glass arts and craft
Goldsmithing
Jewellery
Making of musical instruments (not industrial)
Musical instruments (repairing and tuning)
Silversmithing
Stone carving (craft)
Weaving (craft)
Woodcarving

=== Exclusions
Study of industrial (large scaled mechanised) production of pottery, woven materials, embroidery etc. is excluded from this field and included in one of the detailed fields under broad field 07 'Engineering, manufacturing and construction'.

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