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ART 105 Ceramics I
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: Arts  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: An overview of hand building, wheel throwing, glazing, materials and concepts of ceramics as a foundation for further work in ceramic arts. Prerequisite or corequisite: RDG100.

Prerequisites: RDG100

Corequisites: RDG100

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Consistently demonstrate safe and respectful behavior in the studio.
2. (Application Level) Prepare clean, wedged clay for use in ceramic projects.
3. (Synthesis Level) Construct coil built ceramic pieces.
4. (Synthesis Level) Construct slab built ceramic pieces.
5. (Synthesis Level) Complete a tile project with applied, integrated design elements.
6. (Application Level) Demonstrate knowledge of correct throwing principles.
7. (Comprehension Level) Identify basic design vocabulary and properties that have been used through time and across cultures that are unique to ceramic production and kiln firing.
8. (Synthesis Level) Utilize correct glazing techniques on tiles or ceramic pieces.
9. (Evaluation Level) Critique the aesthetic properties of ceramic designs.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation