Course detail

History of Design 1 - summer

FaVU-DEDE1-LAcad. year: 2018/2019

The history of graphic and industrial design and their formation after the World War II. The prototype of designer activities in traditional disciplines of handmade work and applied arts. The birth of the designer´s profession in the first period of the industrial revolution and its further transformations.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The history of graphic and industrial design and their formation after the World War II.

Prerequisites

Without.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Kolesár, Z.: Kapitoly z dějin designu
Meggs, P.B.: Meggs' History of Graphic Design
Sparke, P.: Století designu
Knobloch, I. - Vondráček, R.: Design v českých zemích 1900-2000: Instituce moderního designu (CS)
Kolesár, Z.: Kapitoly z dejín grafického dizajnu (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, presentation of digital image database.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Exam conditions: passed written test based on explained topics, minimum result 80%.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Typographic experiments from the 19th century to the World War I (Mallarmé, Apollinaire, futurism, dadaism).
2. Czech cubism in applied arts.
3.-4. Bauhaus.
5. Russian avant-garde.
6. Modernism in Holland.
7. Modernism in the Czech lands and Central Europe.
8.-9. Art Deco.
10.-11. Design in the US between two world wars.
12. Final recapitulation.

Aims

To obtain historic-theoretical background which can be used during the solution of practical tasks.

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

Lectures are optional.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme IT-BC-3 Bachelor's

    branch BIT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch () , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AGD2 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch APD , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AGD1 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AS2 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AS1 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AM1 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AM3 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AKG , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AM2 , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AMU , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch APE , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AIN , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch ATD , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AEN , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AVI , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch AVI , 4. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning