Art & Design/Ceramics (ARCE)

ARCE 200  Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture, Beginning I 3 Credits


Special fee. Introduction to the development of works in clay, studio forming methods, clay compositions, glazing and firing, design/aesthetic/stylistic concerns, historical and contemporary ceramics. Meets Gen Ed 2002 - Fine and Performing Arts. 6 hours studio.

ARCE 210  Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture, Beginning II 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): ARCE 200. Special fee. Continuation of ARCE 200. 6 hours studio.

ARCE 300  Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture, Intermediate 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): ARCE 210. Special fee. Continuation of ARCE 210. 4 hours studio.

ARCE 400  Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture, Advanced 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): ARCE 300 or departmental approval. Special fee. Continuation of ARCE 300. May be repeated for a maximum of nine credits. 4 hours studio.

ARCE 450  Independent Study in Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): ARCE 300 or departmental approval. Special fee. Topics for investigation selected with the approval of the instructor. May be repeated twice for a maximum of 9.0 credits.

ARCE 500  Graduate Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture I 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): Portfolio review, departmental approval. Special fee. The emphasis of this course is on the development of a body of work that reflects a personal aesthetic and shows an imaginative, sophisticated application of ceramic studio technology. 2 hours lecture, 2 hours studio.

ARCE 510  Graduate Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture II 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval. Special fee. Continuation of ARCE 500. Taken serially. 4 hours studio.

ARCE 553  Independent Study in Graduate Ceramics I 1-9 Credits


Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval. Special fee. Under this course designation graduate students engage in a program of advanced study in Ceramics. The direction, scope and evaluation of the work are developed in consultation with the instructor. Required readings, recommendations of research into artists, exhibitions and studio techniques will also be developed through consultation with the instructor. The progress of the work will be evaluated by regular meetings and by scheduled critiques. May be repeated for a maximum total of 9.0 credits.

ARCE 600  Graduate Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture III 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval. Special fee. Continuation of ARCE 510. Taken serially. 4 hours studio.

ARCE 610  Graduate Ceramics: Pottery and Sculpture IV 3 Credits


Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval. Special fee. Continuation of ARCE 600. Taken serially. May be repeated for a maximum of nine credits. 4 hours studio.

ARCE 653  Independent Study in Graduate Ceramics II 1-9 Credits


Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of ARCE 553 and departmental approval. Special fee. Under this course designation graduate students engage in a program of advanced study in Ceramics. The direction, scope and evaluation of the work are developed in consultation with the instructor. Required readings, recommendations of research into artists, exhibitions and studio techniques will also be developed through consultation with the instructor. The progress of the work will be evaluated by regular meetings and by scheduled critiques. May be repeated for a maximum total of 9.0 credits.