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ARTS 065A: Ceramics-Handbuilding

Course Description

This course is an introduction to two- and three-dimensional ceramic design, focusing on clay compositions, decoration techniques and hand-building techniques. This course includes art theories as they relate to ceramics and a survey of ceramic artists and history. This course gives students an opportunity to develop awareness and vocabulary leading to critical thinking and exploration of the physical properties of clay for creative expression.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to both UC and CSU

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade, Pass/No Pass
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 32 – 36
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 64 – 72

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to both UC and CSU
  • WVC GE: C. Humanities
Last Updated 7/19/23