2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

6381/6391 Ceramics/Sculpture 1 A/B

0.5 credit per semester

Students learn basic hand-building techniques and glazing processes. Included are the composition and general characteristics of clay bodies, safe studio practices, craftmanship, and surveys of significant styles in pottery and ceramic sculpture. An introduction to the wheel may be presented. Ceramics 1B focuses on sculptural processes using a variety of materials and techniques. Writing and thinking skills are reinforced through journal writing.

6381 is prerequisite to 6391
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

Additional Course Information:

  • Fine Arts Credit

Ceramics/Sculpture 1 A/B

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