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Ceram­ics — Stu­dio Prac­tice — Part-time

Course outline

This course is aimed at advanced level learners who have good ceramic experience, who wish to develop their own ceramic practice and for those who have attended previous courses.

Working in our well-resourced ceramics department, you will be working on directed and self-directed projects with the support and guidance of our experienced tutor to help build the knowledge and skills to work independently. You may want to develop specific hand-building skills, technical knowledge and creative ideas – design-led or sculptural.

The course is limited to 14 spaces – due to resources.

The course is designed to help equip learners with the knowledge to move towards setting up their own studios, there will be a focus on technical knowledge and safe studio practice.

You will have access to our plaster room for mould making as well as a range of specialist clays and decorative processes.

You will receive an induction to the ceramic studio, excellent tutor guidance, new skills resulting in finished outcomes – glazed and unglazed.

How to enrol onto this course

It is no longer possible to apply for this course.

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Course dates / times

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Consent details

10 weeks

Level Other
Entry requirements

Prior experience and knowledge of clay is required.

Teaching & assessment

There is ongoing feedback to support your progress. There is no formal assessment.


You can continue to build on skills learnt on the next Studio Ceramics Course or explore Ceramics Throwing courses.

Additional information

Students should wear suitable clothing – this is a practical course.

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