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Ceramics Degree

Ceramics Degree

Degree Major Requirements

CERAMICS (ASSOCIATE IN ARTS)

A major in ceramics provides the necessary technical knowledge, skills, and aesthetic judgment to students transferring to four-year institutions or professional art schools. The major can lead to a career in industrial design or as an individual craftsperson.

 

Course # Course Title Units
FIRST SEMESTER
ART 46 2D Design 3
ART 80** Beginning Ceramics 2-3
SECOND SEMESTER
ART 20** Beginning Drawing and Composition 3
ART 176** Beginning Sculpture 3
ART 81 Continuing Ceramics 2
THIRD SEMESTER
ART 40+ Color Dynamics: The Interaction of Color 3
ART 71 Continuing Sculpture 2
ART 82 Intermediate Ceramics 3
Select one course from the following:
ART 2+ History of Ancient Art(Prehistoric to 1100 A.D.) 3
ART 3+ History of Western Art: Renaissance to Contemporary Art 3
ART 4+ History of  Modern Art(1800 to Present) 3
FOURTH SEMESTER
ART 83 Advanced Ceramics 3
ART 84 Special Projects: Ceramics 2
Select one course from the following:
ART 50 Beginning Painting 3
ART 60 Beginning Painting  Watercolor 2
Total Required Units:  28