Aug 11, 2020  
2008-2009 University Catalogue 
    
2008-2009 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

GRSC 631 - Molding and Casting


Covers processes and techniques utilizing plaster, rubber, plastics, clays, and wax for making hard and flexible molds and for casting sculpture in durable materials. Provides a thorough foundation in foundry practices, including wax preparation, investing, pouring bronze or aluminum, chasing, finishing, and patinating finished metal casts. Meets with FASC 321. In order to receive graduate credit, graduate students are expected to exceed undergraduate course expectations by applying the skills and competencies outlined in the syllabus to graduate-level concepts that typically relate to their major program of study. In this regard, graduate students taking this graduate elective are required to meet with the instructor prior to the start of class to determine and outline the nature of the requirements to be met. Formerly SC 620

Prerequisites & Notes
Restricted to students enrolled in graduate programs. May be taken twice for credit.

Credits: 1.5 cr, 3 hrs