Art and Design

ART 218

Ceramics 3

Course Description

This course is a continuation of ART 119 where theories embodied in ceramics as an art form are critiqued. Techniques used by renowned ceramic artists to create complex pieces are studied.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Distinguish works of art, ceramics in particular, which encourage positive behavior.
  • Demonstrate ways in which the visual arts, ceramics in particular, can function within society.
  • Analyze the interrelationship of ceramics with various art forms.
  • Investigate ceramic equipment that facilitates construction of form.
  • Illustrate the relationship of two-dimensional form to three-dimensional form.
  • Investigate the history of pattern throughout world culture as it relates to tile making.
  • Construct uniform tiles utilizing an art history source as a guide.
  • Analyze the plasticity, shrinkage and absorption of various clay bodies.
  • Create original stamps for imprinting on clay surfaces according to defined standards.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2015; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2015

 218148121Ceramics 3 3Bielat R$120.001/16/0Open
M 01:00PM-03:54PMF410
 218148135Ceramics 3 3Murphy J$120.000/16/0Closed
R 09:00AM-11:54AMF410
 218148145Ceramics 3 3Bielat R$120.000/16/0Closed
T 09:00AM-11:54AMF410
 218148162Ceramics 3 3Murphy J$120.000/16/0Closed
W 06:00PM-08:54PMF410

Winter; 2016; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2016

 218117130Ceramics 3 3Bielat R$120.0016/16/0Open
M 01:00PM-03:54PMF410
 218117141Ceramics 3 3Wooten B$120.0016/16/0Open
T 09:00AM-11:54AMF410
 218117180Ceramics 3 3Murphy J$120.0016/16/0Open
W 06:00PM-08:54PMF410
 218118104Ceramics 3 3Murphy J$120.0016/16/0Open
R 09:00AM-11:54AMF410

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