Liberal Arts/Ceramics - Associate in Arts

Curriculum Code: 122

Program Information
This program prepares the student for transfer into a four-year institution with a ceramic specialization within the art department or art school. The student will have a strong background in studio ceramics and technology.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate AA programs are primarily designed for students who plan to transfer as juniors at four- year colleges and universities. CCC graduates have obtained bachelor’s degrees and beyond from every college in New Jersey and scores of colleges and universities throughout America. Cumberland has transfer agreements with a number of four-year colleges and universities.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
•Demonstrate basic concepts of structure and construction techniques. •Use the organizational components of art. •Recognize and demonstrate use of tools and materials associated with three-dimensional design. •Analyze glaze and clay formulation, operate kilns and other studio equipment. •Perform basic maintenance of a functioning ceramic studio. •Utilize historical references and be able to locate and critically evaluate information and information sources in design and fine arts.


Program Requirements (20)
Credits
AR
110
Fundamentals of Drawing I
4
AR
200
2-D Design
4
AR
205
3-D Design
3
CR
101
Ceramics I
3
CR
102
Ceramics II
3
CR
105
Sculptural Ceramics or
CR
106
Ceramic Technologies
3

General Education Requirements (46-47)
Credits
Mathematics Elective
3-4
History Elective
3
History Elective
3
Social Science Elective
3
Social Science Elective
3
Mathematics or Science Elective
3-4
Science Elective
4
Diversity Elective
3
AR
101
Art Appreciation
3
AR
107
Art History I
3
AR
108
Art History II
3
CS
101
Introduction to Microcomputers or
CS
102
Applications on the Microcomputer
3
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
102
English Composition II
3
SP
203
Effective Speech
3

Total Credits: (66-67)