Course detail

Fine Arts 3

FAST-AG013Acad. year: 2018/2019

Working with colors from basic tones to new and their subsequent use for surface and spatial expression. Verification of compositional possibilities, illusive and psychological impact of color variety of techniques. Demonstration relation to the architecture of the color of objects, space and symbolism.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge of the nature of the color spectrum, composition and adding color,
color harmony, color psychology, color symbolism, the spatial impact of color,
use of color in the exterior and interior.


The course builds on previous semesters of visual creative design focus on form display space and bodies. It is a supporting discipline for their own studio work and work with computer graphics .


Knowledge of the history of art and architecture .

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching takes the form of practical exercises and self-study. Attendance at seminars is compulsory.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The condition for the granting of credit is at least 80 % attendance and submitted the required number and quality work.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


Grasp of work with colour, colour composition, colour-painting techniques, application of colours in the architectonic composition.

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

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B-P-C-APS (N) Bachelor's

    branch APS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 2 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1st Physical key - the essence of color , color spectrum
2nd Physical key - color circle , color distributions
3rd Physical key - additive aggregation colors , RGB
4th Physiological key - color vision
5th Physiological key - Optical properties of colors
6th Physiological key - chord color , color harmony
7th Physiological key - color composition of color in space
8th Chemical key - color as the material
9th Chemical key - the composition of colors, color schemes and swatches
10th Chemical key - subtractive census colors CMYK
11th Chemical key - the use of color in interior and exterior
12th Psychological key - color perception , color symbolism
13th Individual work - painting Still-life simple