Mar 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog
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ART-1600 Ceramics I


Credits 3
A beginner’s studio course designed to teach ceramics as a creative craft and art form. The student is encouraged to explore ceramics as a form of three-dimensional expression and to be actively engaged in the complex cycle of ceramic production; production of clay, construction of forms, decoration, and firing. Students are expected to acquire knowledge of and to test various glazes.
6 studio hours
Course Outcomes
  1. Use the vocabulary of ceramic arts and 3-dimensional design.
  2. Create forms in clay through pinch, coil, slab, and wheel-throwing techniques.
  3. Apply ceramic glazes to bisqued work.
  4. Critique design, construction, and glazing of ceramic work.
  5. Analyze design, construction, and glazing of ceramic work.




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