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ART 258 - Ceramics 3

Credits: 3
5 Studio Hours

Prerequisites: ART 237  

This course builds on previous knowledge acquired in ART 137  and ART 237 . Working closely with the instructor the student will further define and refine his/her personal direction in ceramics.

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

  1. Show a greater appreciation and a deeper understanding of the ceramic medium.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to express this new-found knowledge through the manipulation of the clay and finished ceramic work.
  3. Identify significant perspectives in ceramics as they relate to the individual student’s work.
Listed Topics
  1.  Critique of student work including
  • Content/concept
  • Glaze approach
  • Aesthetic values
  • Technical expertise

    2.  Review of student’s developing works to identify and encourage potentially promising direction

    3.  Explore historically relevant work as it relates to the student’s individual work

    4.  Kiln design and function

 Reference Materials
Clay, clay tools
Research of specific times, periods, and/or genres throughout ceramic history

Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 12/13/2006

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