ART-2953: Advanced Study in Ceramics

Liberal Arts
Art (Art History)
Academic Level
Course Subject
Course Number
Course Title
Advanced Study in Ceramics
Credit Hours
Instructor Contact Hours Per Semester
92.00 (for 15-week classes)
Student Contact Hours Per Semester
92.00 (for 15-week classes)
Grading Method
ENG-081/ENG-093, ART-242, "B" or higher, or Instructor Permission
Catalog Course Description

An individualized advanced-level course study of a topic or project under the direction of a faculty member who, together with the student, designs the format of the study or project. Must have completed the appropriate sequence of courses offered by the department. This class meets for six (6) hours a week.

Goals, Topics, and Objectives

Core Course Topics
  1. Topics will be determined through an assessment of the student’s current skill and competency levels in the media, and an evaluation of the student’s written statement of work intention.
Core Course Learning Objectives (Separated)
  1. Demonstrate an ability to critically analyze and conduct in-depth research in the development and conceptualization of self-directed topic or project.
  2. Illustrate organizational skills through assessment of topic/project needs and a creation of a written timeline for the evolution of the self-directed project from its inception through successful completion.
  3. Effectively utilize resources and academic research in the pursuit of ascertaining solutions to issues related to self-directed topic or project.
  4. Additional objectives will be determined based on needs of each individual student’s selected course of study.

Assessment and Requirements

Assessment of Academic Achievement
  1. Evaluation of written statement of work intention
  2. Academic research
  3. Assignments/critiques
  4. On-line and/or on-campus attendance
  5. Final presentation

Approval Dates

Effective Term
Fall 2020
ILT Approval Date
AALC Approval Date
Curriculum Committee Approval Date