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ART2241 – Advanced Ceramics pdf

Credits: 3 (2/1/0)
Description: Meets MnTC Goal Area 6F. This course will build on the skills developed in Ceramics I with emphasis on wheel throwing, glazing and firing techniques.
Prerequisites: ART1141
Corequisites: None
  1. View and research the work of other artists through exhibits, videos, books, or slides as seen in class.
  2. Experience the work of other artists in a gallery, exhibit or studio setting outside of class meetings.
  3. Expand application of hand building techniques.
  4. Create works that integrate more advanced technical and design skills. These may include thrown and altered, sectional pots, tea pots, or a series of functional works (sets).
  5. Create works that demonstrate skills in more advanced design and surface decoration.
  6. Explore sculptural design techniques.
  7. Mix a test glaze and fire test tiles to view results.
  8. Participate in class critiques, written and orally.
  9. Use accurate vocabulary in the use of ceramic media and techniques.
  10. Use studio materials and equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
MnTC goal areas:
  • 6. The Humanities and Fine Arts

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