Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 131 - Ceramics II


This course follows Ceramics to provide a continued exploration of clay as a material that serves both expressive and functional purposes. Topics include advanced experimentation of various hand building techniques, innovative decorating materials, and a variety of firing processes. Beginning instruction using the potter’s wheel to create basic thrown forms is included. ART 131 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement for The Arts (Area 8), but is not a Liberal Arts course. Prerequisite: ART 130. 3 Cr. (2 Lec. 2 Lab) Fall and spring semesters.