Art and Design

ART 219

Ceramics 4 (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course is a continuation of ART 218 where theories embodied in ceramics as an art form are integrated. Emphasis is on complex ceramic techniques, processes and applications.


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

Course Competencies

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

  • Compose works of art, ceramics in particular, which encourage positive behavior.
  • Hypothesize ways in which the visual arts, ceramics in particular, can function within society.
  • Analyze the interrelationship of ceramics with various art forms.
  • Analyze chemical compositions of glaze formulas.
  • Construct a ceramic sculpture using the additive method emulating an art history source.
  • Analyze the steps for effective use of kilns in creating ceramic pieces.
  • Analyze the ceramic pieces after kiln firing to suggest improvements to the process.
  • Analyze mold making techniques and its role in the history of ceramics.
  • Evaluate individual works of art according to the techniques and standards identified in art history sources.

Course Schedule

Currently no sections of this class are being offered.

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