Course detail

Detail in Architecture 2

FAST-AG028Acad. year: 2018/2019

The detail determines not only the expression and the material, the technological and structural connections but also economy of the whole building. Its quality and sophisticated execution is a feature from which the whole is built up and thus it becomes an important item in the process of designing. As compared with the preceding semester, this semester is concerned with the practical verification by one´s own creation. The subject leads a student to ingeniousness and craftiness, free from a mere technical calculation read from books, to pragmatism and experiment and to a shift from a mere feasibility to perfection.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student prepare drawing documentations of architectural detail, according to craftsman consultation and create a physical model in an agreed scale. Technical drawings and model is part of the bachelor thesis .


The subject is included in the 4th year of study and is based on the knowledge acquired in the preceding architectonic and technical disciplines. The general interest in solving partial details in relation to a whole, a student´s creative approach and the interdisciplinary cooperation ability in performing a particular detail are supposed.


Study drawings of architectural detail. Method of drawing architectural detail.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Methods of teaching are lectures, seminars, project management and consulting. The students' work is entered and independent work.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Active participation in the exercises. Submission of the tasks, in electronic form (.pdf)and in printed form on A3 format in color. Drawing documentation of architectural detail in the requested form , as part of the bachelors thesis .

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


Studio creation of a detail, drawing data, model of a detail, drawings of a detail for the Bc. project, model of a detail for the Bc. project

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 , 4. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. - 5. Enter the first task. Consultation drawing documentation.
6. - 13. Enter the second task, which is a part of the bachelor thesis . Consultation drawing documentation. Consultation with craftmen to product real model of detail.