Ceramics: The Potter’s Wheel
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Application Closing Date:
31st January 2022
This course introduces students to the experience of throwing as a means of creating ceramic forms and as a means of expression of ideas. Using earthenware students learn how to produce ceramic forms on the wheel and explore and gain skills in the areas of clay preparation, throwing, turning and firing. Students gain a comprehensive understanding of the various stages of drying clay and learn how to monitor and control the drying process. Students work with the shapes in leather hard stage, add applications where appropriate and finish shapes.
MTU Crawford College of Art & Design
All part-time programmes at MTU CCAD will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.
Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2021-2022 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only.
Course fee of €240 must be paid before attending lectures. For more information on fees, please visit fees/students
This course is offered by the MTU CCAD Department of Fine Art & Applied Art, and is located at the Sharman Crawford Street Campus, Cork. Wednesdays: 6.30pm - 9.00pm - Semester Two
Courses commences on 26 January 2022
Wednesdays: 6.30pm - 9.00pm
Lecturer: Luke Sisk
Award: MTU: Single Module Certification, 5 ECTS Credits at Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications
Module Title: Ceramics Throwing (Intermediate)
Students have an opportunity to submit their work for assessment should they wish to gain the MTU Cork: Single Module Certification for this course.
Location: MTU Crawford College of Art & Design, Sharman Crawford Street
- Online application is now open for course commencing on 26 January 2022.
- Please note that applicants will be required to pay the course fee of €240 online if a place on a course is offered.
- Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay the course fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.