Course detail

The Survey of History of Art in Rennaissance

FaVU-1DUR-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

The course is a part of a lecture series which proceeds through the whole of BA studies. Students are chronologically acquainted with main eras, styles, trends, movements, and personalities, as well as with architectural, sculptural and artistic artefacts on the territory of historical lands of the Czech Crown and in the world. The lectures for the 2nd year start with Renaissance art in Western Europe and finish with Czech Baroque art.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Basic insight in art-history based on chronology, as well as on formal, content and technological transformations. This insight should serve students as inspirational and orientational source for their own creative work.

Prerequisites

Knowledge based on the course History of Art I.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Antonín Matějček, Dějepis umění IV-V, Praha 1929-1932
Jose Pijoan, Dějiny umění 6-8, Praha 1980-1981
Dějiny českého výtvarného umění II/1-2, Praha 1989

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lectures accompanied with visual presentations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

50% attendance of lectures.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1)Renaissance painting in Western Europe
2)Renaissance architecture and art in the Czech lands and Rudolphine mannerism
3)Baroque architecture, sculpture and painting in Italy: Borromini and Guarini, Bernini etc.
4)Baroque painting in France, Spain and Holland
4)

Aims

To acquaint students with demanding and specific issues of architecture and fine arts in their development from the pre-historic times.
To provide students with stylistic, social, icongraphic, technological and conceptual aspects of art.
To familiarize students with the frequent connections between old and modern art.

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

Lectures are optional.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AGD2 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch APD , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AGD1 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AM3 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AS2 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AM2 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AM1 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AKG , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AS1 , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AMU , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AFO , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch APE , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AIN , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch ATD , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AVI , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch AEN , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

52 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning

eLearning: opened course