Design - Ceramics

TUS - Midwest - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Design - Ceramics
Course Provider TUS - Midwest - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 21148 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration Duration: 3 year specialisation following LC110 First Year Art and Design (Common Entry) Location: Clare Street Campus, Limerick
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements Entry into Ceramics is by competition and selection during LC110 First Year Art and Design (Common Entry).
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Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
Clay is an endlessly diverse material. Contemporary ceramic practice encompasses a broad range of applications, enabling a wide range of conceptual and practical approaches within art and design. The Ceramics course a...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Year 2: Introduces and develops the core skills of working with ceramics. These include fundamental processes such as hand-building, wheel throwing, plaster model and mould making, slipcasting, glazing and firing, alongside ...

Comment LOCATION: Clare Street Campus, Limerick.

Other Information
• Work Placement
• Study Abroad
• QQI FET/FETAC Applicants
Careers or Further Progression What can I do after this course?
Graduates are encouraged to explore numerous pathways following their degree. They will acquire the necessary subject specific and transferable skills to enter the professional world of contemporary ceramic practice, be that through art, craft or design. Graduates work as designer makers, studio potters, ceramic sculptors, teachers, technicians, researchers, curators and are involved in a wide range of activities within the culture sector.
Further Enquiries Contact Details
Ms. Mandy Parslow and
Mr. Owen Quinlan
Course Leaders
Tel: 061 293388
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