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Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Art and Design, Media, Photography

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Evening

Crosskeys Campus



Start Date

Start Date
06 November 2024

Start Time

Start Time

End Time

End Time


5 weeks

In a nutshell

This is a fun and creative taught course which offers you the opportunity to explore, develop, design decorate and make a variety of ceramic pieces.

This course is for...

... Someone with a keen interest in ceramics

... A complete beginner (Wednesday class) or intermediate (Tuesday class)

... Someone with experience and wanting to expand their skills.

Course content

Each week, you'll have the opportunity to widen your experience of ceramic work by trying out a range of techniques such as hand building, throwing, slip casting, press moulding and glazing techniques. The Tuesday group will be working on hand building, decorative techniques, press moulding and glazing techniques. You'll develop your skills through demonstrations and instruction.

On completion of this course, you'll have learnt a variety of skills that you can develop and build on. You will also have a collection of pieces for your portfolio and you can take them home with you.

By the end of the course you should feel more confident and be able to use the techniques learnt during the course to further your interest in ceramics.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

Additional information

The School of Creative Arts is offering a suite of courses throughout the year.

The courses we are currently offering are:

  • Textiles
  • Ceramics
  • Print Making
  • Photography
  • 3D Printing
  • Creative Wellbeing and Arts Practice
  • DJ Skills using Ableton Live
  • Performing Arts
  • Singing for Pleasure
  • Creative Writing
  • Furniture Upcycling and Craft
  • Jewellery Making
  • Digital Drawing Using Procreate
  • Launching a Creative Venture/Business

All equipment will be provided during this course.

Where can I study Ceramics?

Crosskeys Campus
(Part Time Evening)
Start Date: 06 November 2024

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team