Ceramics at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS

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Course summary

Course overview

  • MA Ceramics is a challenging course that embraces the unique creative potential of clay.
  • This course embraces all facets of ceramic work, including craft and design, functional and decorative, one-off and mass production, and sculptural and architectural.
  • Rooted in ‘making’, it offers a distinctive blend of practice and theory. Our focus is on giving you the opportunity to explore and realise your individual aspirations and potential, allowing you to develop the skills necessary for a professional career.
  • Your tutors will work with you to craft a uniquely individual, tailor-made programme of study which will help you achieve your ambitions.
Why study with us
  • You’ll have access to an extensive range of workshop and studio facilities, including specialist ceramic and digital prototyping equipment.
  • We have links with a number of international ceramics programmes, opening up opportunities for overseas study and work placements.
  • Your tutors on this course are professional practitioners who regularly exhibit their work nationally and internationally.


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Entry requirements

A recognised British honours degree to a good standard, or its equivalent. Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits and in the light of the nature and scope of the programme or work proposed. Informal enquiries are welcomed. Applicants must demonstrate achievement of any one of the following: Receipt of a 2.2 degree, or higher from a British university; A high level of achievement in undergraduate studies at a university elsewhere (e.g. for North American students a minimum overall GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale); Professional experience in the field or a related field in their home country. International Students are required to show competence in written and spoken English in addition to meeting the course entry requirements: International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) - minimum 6.5. All applicants are requested to submit digital supporting material and where possible, will be invited to attend an interview with a portfolio of recent work.

Fees and funding

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Ceramics at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS