This course provides the opportunity for advanced self-determined work beyond the limits of regular studio course sequences. Emphasis is placed on creative self-expression and in-depth exploration of techniques and materials. Upon completion, students should be able to create original projects specific to media, materials, and techniques. Additional supplies at a cost of approximately $100 to $200 will be needed to successfully complete required projects for this course and a $75 lab fee will be charged to ceramic students for this course. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.