Throwing on a Pottery Wheel – Beginners 3/Intermediate 1 (combined)
Preston Road Adult Education Centre
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This course aims to teach you the sequential skills of throwing larger, on-centre weights on the pottery wheel, and creating mugs, jugs, and lanterns by the end of the course.
Learners must have attended/achieved Throwing for Beginners 1 and 2 to progress onto this course.
How to apply
For information on how to apply, please call 01482 615 349 / 616 580 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Over the nine-week course, you will create work using increasing weights of clay to develop the key skills of being able to throw a set shape on the wheel, forming lips, improving turning skills, adding handles, and glazing work using stoneware glazes.
This is a RARPA based course, assessment is carried out though building of a portfolio and taking part within tasks matched to the individual’s personal targets.
RARPA stands for Recognising and Recording Progress and Achievement which is the process of assessment for non-accredited learning. It is a means of validating the outcomes of programmes which do not result in qualifications. RARPA is a five-stage process which measures and records learners’ progress, achievements and attendance.
Where can it lead?
You could progress on to Throwing for Improvers 2 and 3.
As a Hull Training and Adult Education learner, you have access to our Careers Advice Service. Our advisers are on hand to guide you through options and support you to achieve your full potential. Ask your tutor to refer you, if required.