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AR3220 - Foundations of Ceramics: Exploration

Credits: 4

Provides experience with a variety of ceramic materials, methods, ideas, and forms through a series of assignments and research. Includes multiple construction methods in ceramics and a brief introduction to the potter’s wheel, allowing the maker to investigate sculptural and functional approaches to the medium. Provides an introduction to glaze and kiln technology. Includes consideration of historical and cultural origins and development of ceramic art forms as well as contemporary approaches to studio practices in ceramics. Not open to students who have earned credit for AR 2210. Additional course fee required. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): AR 1065.