New Forms in Ceramics: Advanced Skills in Historical Clay Techniques

This course presents an introduction to the art of ceramics with an overview that examines the cultural aspects of ceramics with a focus on anthropological, historical, mythical, and divination practices in clay. We will explore the properties and preparation of clay and methods for forming and firing clay. Aspects of form, design, and decoration will also be examined. Prerequisite: ART102 or by instructor permission. Course fee.
Course Number: ART285
Units: 3.0