Course Description

Dig deeper into everything you know about ceramics. This course is designed for students with previous clay experience who want to expand their knowledge and skills in creating glazes using raw materials, plaster mold making, wheel throwing, slab construction, and hand building. Extension and BFA students are encouraged to create their own body of work. The final assignment is related to the Otis College Spring Ceramic Exhibition, which has been extremely successful and historically significant. 

- Open lab hours will not be available for the Fall semester due to COVID-19 campus safety measures.  Firing provided with health and safety measures.
- Clay Kits and 50 lbs of clay included with enrollment of this 15-week course.
- A $40 course fee is built into the tuition of this course.


Specific coursework required for Certificate Students. All other students should have equivalent experience.
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Section Title
Intermediate Ceramics
7:00PM to 10:00PM
Jan 18, 2022 to May 03, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Certificate non-credit $665.00
Materials List
  • Please check back soon for a link to Course Materials and Requirements.
Section Notes
  • This course includes 45 hours of class time plus at least 15 hours of homework time.
  • No Class Meeting(s): 3/22/2022
  • All times are listed for Pacific Daylight Time (PDT).
  • Course teaching method:  On-Campus
  • This is an on-campus course; please refer to our policies page for COVID Safety guidelines and additional campus-specific information on our Policies page.
  • Course details subject to change. Please check this page regularly to verify information. After registering for a course, visit your student profile page for updates.
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