Ceramic Arts and Ceramics Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals creatively and technically to express emotions, ideas, or inner visions by producing art works out of clay and similar materials. Includes instruction in handbuilt and wheelthrown techniques; molding; slips and glazes; trimming and decorating; firing and kiln operation; oxidation; mixed media; ceramic murals; and personal style development. Is Ceramic Arts and Ceramics the right major for you?
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Ceramic Arts and Ceramics Major

What Courses Do Ceramic Arts and Ceramics Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Ceramic Arts and Ceramics majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Art
  • Design
  • Pottery

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