Course detail

Art V - Shape I

FA-VT5Acad. year: 2019/2020

The subject develops the creative ability to treat a spatial idea in relation to concrete material and the implementation proper. The contents of the assignment results from the analysis of the geometric form. The work includes the solution of expression by using colours fitting to the given shape. The aim is to master the method of developing creativity in the search for formal ideas, and to gain the ability to influence the expression by proportional relations, by the material and colour used, and by technological procedure. The subject resumes the contents of the preceding subject taught in the Institute of Drawing and Modelling, and the subject Specialised CAD Systems. It continues in teaching the subject Modelling Techniques.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Mastering creative step by step approach: study of reality, idea, model implementation using selected material and technology


Basics of drawing, modelling and work with colour, talent for graphic and plastic art, knowledge of graphic programs.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

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Učební texty lektora

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The student's partial assignments and final work - a three-dimensional model - are continuously classified,the mark is the average of all assignments. For the resulting mark, the final work has a greater weight .

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

forepart (in forepart are office totalled always according to mock - up)
1. week - enhanced detail (hazel kernel)
2. week - geometric retirement (pyramid, ashlar, ball, cylinder)
3. week - drapery
4. week - contrast materials (stone, drapery)
5. week - study organic form (bone)
6. week - study organic form (shell)
alternative part
7. week - rotation
8. week - composition from cube
9. week - wave
10. week - asunder
11. week - on
12. week - petite stability
13. week - credit week


Mastering the methods and procedures that can be used in the search for ideas.

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

Classes are monitored and the the fulfilment of the individual assignments and of the final work are evaluated. Non-fulfilment of 20 % of assignments is tolerated.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Bachelor's

    branch ARCH , 3. year of study, winter semester, 2 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit


Art studio work

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer