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Viewing: FA 2112 : Ceramic Design in Wheelthrown Forms

Last approved: Mon, 23 May 2016 18:31:18 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Art/Fine Arts (FA)
Ceramic Design in Wheelthrown Forms
Ceramics: Wheelthrown Forms
Fall 2016
Course Type
Studio Course
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

FA 1015 or FA 1102 or permission of the instructor


Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
FA 2125 - Ceramics: Wheelthrown Functional Forms
Fee Type
Lab fees cover shared materials and consumables used by the course as well as independent access to software.

These vary by studio area but include costs such as model fees, lumber and ground materials for certain projects, computer software access for all students, printer ink, and darkroom chemicals.

Use of the wheel to create intricate elements and practices that accompany advanced functional and non-functional ceramic forms, including sculptural applications. Clay and glazes in various reduction and oxidation firing ranges; relationships between clay, surface, and fire. Materials fee.
• Using the Wheel as a primary tool, students will develop advanced technical skills in functional vessels and attachments such as lids and spouts. • Explore relationships between clay, surface, and fire • Learn modular construction and assembly of wheel‐thrown shapes • Comprehend sculptural applications of the wheel • Learn process related activities, such as making clay and glazes as well as procedures for oxidation and reduction firing.
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SPHHS-Creative/Performing Arts

gharris (Sun, 27 Sep 2015 16:17:45 GMT): Rollback: syllabus does not include required class schedule
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