Apr 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

ART 113 - International Ceramics

Credit Hours 3
Lecture: 1 Lab: 5
Ceramics is a comprehensive course for the beginner in the history and construction of clay objects, decoration and firing. Historical development and geographical locations of major kiln sites will be explored within a lecture context. Both hand-building and wheel throwing will be explored as a means to investigate the ceramic process within the studio. Conceptualization, execution, and analysis of the products are the key activities. This course will cover both historical and international cultures. International focus may vary according to the culture to be studied.