Ceramics Production

Course code AART3370Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

Builds on the student's knowledge of ceramic techniques through set projects and/or approved student initiated activities. Set projects emphasise limited production techniques for creating similar forms or identical forms repeatedly. Emphasis is placed on experimentation and the exploration of ideas.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. To consolidate and extend technical knowledge and practical skills;

2. To develop ceramic techniques as a means of creative expression within a contemporary framework;

3. To extend knowledge of ceramic forming, decorating and finishing works;

4. To develop visual research material as a resource.
ContentTopics may include:

Model Production;

Slip-casting method;

Plaster Mould making;


Wheel Throwing;

Use of ceramic equipment;

Contemporary and historical ceramics;

Research documentation;

Health and safety.
Replacing Course(s)n/a
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeSuccessful completion of AART1300 and AART1310
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsStudio
Assessment Items
JournalStudio journal accounts for 20%
Other: (please specify)Students are expected to attend at least 80% of classes
Studio OutputStudio production accounts for 80%
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Studio: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for AART3370