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Ceramics II

ART 232

Ceramics II

ART 232

Course Description

Prerequisite: ART 231. Identifies, demonstrates, and discusses wheel throwing and clay mold making techniques. Generates complex ceramic surface design. Interprets and analyzes various traditional and contemporary ceramic processes. Employs a variety of methods to produce a portfolio of ceramic vessels and objects. (0-90)

Outcomes and Objectives

Identify advanced art historically relevant ceramic styles and processes.

Objectives:

  • Discuss advanced formal, technical, and pedagogical aspects of various ceramic traditions.
  • Summarize advanced formal, technical, and pedagogical aspects of various ceramic styles.

Demonstrate advanced technical clay construction methods to produce a portfolio of ceramic vessels and objects.

Objectives:

  • Interpret advanced methods of fabricating ceramic object portfolio.
  • Apply advanced concurrent technologies to produce ceramic object portfolio.

Use ceramic glazing and surface design technique.

Objectives:

  • Apply advanced ceramic surface designs methods to portfolio of clay vessels and objects.

Summarize critical analysis of ceramic concepts.

Objectives:

  • Analyze advanced applied ceramic concepts through written critiques.
  • Analyze advanced applied ceramic concepts through written critiques.

Exhibit basic knowledge of a high temperature reduction firing, and be able to differentiate and identify between wares that have been fired using different firing techniques.

Objectives:

  • Participate in some stage of faculty facilitated high-temperature reduction kiln firing.
  • Distinguish visually between wares fired using different firing techniques.