Art and Design

ART 218

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Credit Hours

(3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Section Start Dates

Section NoStart Date
127119May 5, 2014
127123May 5, 2014
127126May 5, 2014
137154June 30, 2014
148121August 25, 2014
148135August 25, 2014
148145August 25, 2014
148162August 25, 2014

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Ceramics 3

Course Description

An intermediate investigation of the art-making process using techniques specific to ceramics will be covered in this course.


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

Course Competencies

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

  • Investigate works of art, ceramics in particular, which encourage positive behavior.
  • Explain ways in which the visual arts, ceramics in particular, can function within society.
  • Explore the interrelationship of ceramics with various art forms.
  • Explore ceramic equipment that facilitates construction of form.
  • Explore 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.
  • Investigate the plasticity of various clay bodies.
  • Create original stamps for imprinting decoration on wet clay surfaces.
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