ARTS 232 - Ceramics III
3 Credit: (1 lecture, 3 lab, 0 clinical) 4 Contact Hours: [ARTS 131 ]
This studio course places emphasis on making more complex hand built or wheel thrown forms and learning kiln firing procedures.
OFFERED: fall semesters
Course Goals/ Objectives/ Competencies:
Goal 1: Apply advanced ceramic techniques.
- Create a pinch pot.
- Create coil construction.
- Create slab construction.
Goal 2: Examine clay bodies.
- Examine earthenware bodies.
- Examine stoneware bodies.
- Examine porcelain bodies.
- Examine casting bodies.
Goal 3: Examine the history of clay works.
- Compare cultures that used clay.
- Examine the historical evolution of clay works.
Goal 4: Demonstrate advanced techniques of rendering on the wheel.
- Create a cylinder.
- Create a cup.
- Create a bowl.
- Create a vase.
- Create a tureen with fitted lid.
- Create a teapot from wheel-thrown shapes.
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