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Winter/Spring 2015
Dec 01, 2015
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VIS 2047A - Ceramic Form Tech:Past Present
Every culture or civilization used ceramics for a variety of purposes: from religious icons, to vessels that documented a culture's history, to the making and using of domestic wares. Historical examples of ceramics and their contemporary interpretations will be the backdrop for this studio class focusing on hand-building techniques. Students create vessels, sculpture and tiles related to ceramic art of diverse cultures presented in class, DVD's and museum visits. Students will participate in all aspects of the ceramic sequence from forming, glazing, and kiln firings for medium to large scale work. Prerequisite: VIS 1016C or permission of the Instructor.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Arts & Humanities Division
Visual Arts Department

Course Attributes:
Liberal Arts

Undergraduate level VIS 1016A Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level VIS 016A Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level VIS 1016C Minimum Grade of D-

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