1110 Advanced Ceramics (Conceptual/Sculptural)

This one-semester advanced course is designed to follow Ceramics 1 and 2 and will build upon knowledge of three-dimensional design specific to ceramic arts. In this advanced class a student will further develop hand-building or wheel throwing skills or a combination of both. Vocabulary development, exploration of advanced surface decoration, the use of variety of firing methods and communication of artistic ideas will be emphasized. Students will analyze and discuss their work and the work of others and will be required to exhibit their work. Instructional practices will incorporate integration of diversity awareness including appreciation for all cultures and their important contributions to our society. Reading and writing are a required part of this course. Health and safety procedures will be emphasized.

1 Semester Prerequisite: Ceramics 1, 2 and Permission of Instructor (POI)