|Canada, Ontario, Oakville
|Bachelor's Degree, College
|4 years, including 4 months internship
|CA$19,716 per year
The fee is for the 2023–2024 academic year and includes tuition (CA$16,594), health insurance and ancillary charges.
The fees displayed are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change.
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents) with an overall minimum average of 65 percent:
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If English is not your first language, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
A relevant portfolio is required.
The following is for information purposes only and serves to inform applicants of the possible components to be included in a portfolio submission. Portfolio requirements are subject to change from year to year. Do not submit any portfolio materials unless specifically instructed to do so, after applying to the program. Once you have applied to this program, specific portfolio instructions and submission details will be provided to you in your Sheridan Student Account.
Instructions for Applicants:
After applying to the program, some applicants will be required to submit a portfolio online and will receive submission instructions.
The Portfolio submission consists of ten (10) images of work and a separate PDF document providing information about the images along with responses to two questions (see below).
a. Images of Work
Please show ten (10) images of your creativity. This may include 2D and 3D examples of work such as drawings, paintings, design work, sculpture, photography, and completed objects or projects in any media or anything you feel may support your application. Images of details or alternative views should be used sparingly and counted within the 10 images.
b. Image Description and responses
Label and describe your images (include: identifying title, materials, processes, brief description). In the same document, provide responses to the following two questions:
i) What interests you about the program?
Learn more about the Portfolio Requirements.
In the Honours Bachelor of Craft and Design – Ceramics program, you’ll develop new skills and ideas in pottery, sculpture and design to begin an exciting career.
We offer hands-on learning in one of Canada’s leading Ceramics studios. Inspiring, dedicated faculty help you explore a full range of processes and techniques with an awareness of contemporary ideas and community. You’ll learn innovative approaches to clay, such as wheelthrowing, handbuilding, moldmaking, slipcasting, clay/glaze formulation and firing salt/soda, wood, pit, gas and electric kilns.
Beyond the classroom
In Ceramics, you’ll gain real-world experience and engage with the local and international community through professional events, workshops, competitions and exhibitions in galleries and museums. You’ll build leadership skills through volunteering, fundraising and organizing initiatives. You’ll participate in an internship and connect with renowned visiting artists and our large alumni network.
Get a foundation in all Craft and Design studios
Our program provides a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach to Craft and Design. You’ll major in your studio of choice while building skills in the four other disciplines. You’ll work with students and faculty from across all five studios on interdisciplinary projects that bring together a range of expertise and experiences to explore the potential of contemporary art, craft and design.
As a Ceramics major, you’ll work in one of North America’s leading facilities. Featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a creative, supportive learning environment, the Sheridan Ceramics Studio is an ideal place to prepare for your future.
This program contains a mandatory internship for all students during the summer (May-August) between the 3rd and 4th years.
Internships are a form of work-integrated learning that links classroom learning with work experience within a professional environment. Internship work terms are related to the academic studies of the student and may be paid or unpaid. The work terms provide an opportunity to learn by doing. You’ll apply theory to practice, develop a meaningful view of the working world, and cultivate an awareness of yourself as a professional.
Graduates of Honours Bachelor of Craft and Design – Ceramics program work in creative professions. Some become self-employed artists. Whether you pursue a Master’s degree, a professional assistantship or an international residency, or open your own studio, you’ll work and think independently, and learn about diverse opportunities.
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