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Pottery and Ceramics

Course Code: CSC2, ADP2A

Level: 2
Subject area: Art & Design
Awarding body: City College Plymouth
Qualification: College Certificate
Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Part-time
Time of Day: Evening
Duration: 15 weeks
When you'll study: Various days, 5.30pm - 8.45pm

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About the course

Learn the basic techniques of making pottery, using hand building and mould making techniques to produce pots of your own design. Use coloured slip and impression techniques to apply surface texture and designs to your pottery.

What you'll learn

On this course, you’ll design and make pottery using various methods then apply a decorative finish to the pots.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


You will be assessed via coursework.

What's next?

You may progress to other art and design courses at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)


Course Code: CSC2

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £150

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.