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ART 237 - Ceramics 2

Credits: 3
5 Studio Hours

Prerequisites: ART 137  


This course is a continuation of ART 137  Ceramics 1. Students use their technical expertise to create more ambitious and individual forms through hand-building techniques or wheel-thrown work. Glaze technology and firing are explored.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Devise an original glaze recipe from raw materials.
  2. Apply firing process appropriately as they relate to individual aesthetic goals.
  3. Develop greater dexterity with clay as a medium.
  4. Create a series of unified work.
  5. Implement a more astutely aesthetic approach based in historical relevance as it relates to the individual’s personal style.
Listed Topics
  1. Glaze technology and materials
  2. Clay materials and techniques
  3. Multicultural history of ceramic art
  4. Critique of student artwork
Reference Materials
Materials and textbook as required by instructor 
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Culture Society & Citizenship
  • Quantitative & Scientific Reasoning
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 5/2/2022

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