Course detail

Studio II - Photography - winter

FaVU-B2FO-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Semestrial work - “Reconstruction / Interpretation 1”
writing essays
Major work - exhibition series for the semester exam.
+ Spontaneous exercises (tasks will be given during the learning process, intended for all students except those who are fully dedicated to their own work)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Interconnection of theoretical and practical work. An overview of new approaches to photography.


Basic knowledge of the studied subject. Open communication for collaboration. Interest in sustainable development of creativity. Interest in experimentation and self critical approach.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Individual consultations and discussions focusing on creativity of students.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

A credit is awarded on the basis of attendance (80%), active participation on studio activities, and continuous work on individual and group projects. It is necessary to follow the given deadlines. Exam has a form of defending the results of the creative activity during the semester. examination.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Semestrial work - “Reconstruction / Interpretation 1”
Students will have to choose one photograph (which they consider as a good one) and to write an essay about it. In essay must be mentioned the reasons why student chose the picture according to content, aesthetic and formal criteria. Later students will have to make presentation about the selected photograph in the class. The continuation of the task will be specified during the process of presentations.
Each week will be held mandatory studio meetings, individual consultations and discussions about students' major work. The student is required to reflect on their work.
Assignments and topic of semestrial work might change during the study process.


The analysis of the photographic image, understanding the aesthetics and content.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Obligatory attendance at the studio meetings (80%). Replacement of missed lessons is done through individual consultations beyond the scope of the scheduled lessons.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AFO , 2. year of study, winter semester, 15 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


156 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer