Course detail

History of Art I

FA-DV1Acad. year: 2019/2020

Visual art history from prehistoric times to present, illustrated by examples of particular sites.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Art historical overview with an emphasis on European tradition.

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of art and art history.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

MORAN, Henri de, Dějiny užitého umění od nejstarších dob po současnost, Praha: Odeon, 1983. (CS)
GOMBRICH, Ernst Hans, Příběh umění, Praha: Odeon 1992. (CS)
CHADRABA, Rudolf et al., Dějiny českého výtvarného umění I-VI, Praha: Academia 1984-2007. (CS)
LOMMEL, Andreas, Pravěk a umění přírodních národů. Praha: Artia, 1970. (CS)
LASSUS, Jean, Raně křesťanské a byzantské umění, Praha: Artia, 1971. (CS)
KIDSON, Peter, Románské a gotické umění, Praha: Artia, 1973. (CS)
MARTINDALE, Andrew, Člověk a renesance, Praha: Artia, 1972. (CS)
KITSON, Michael, Barok a rokoko, Praha: Artia, 1972. (CS)
LYNTON, Norbert, Umění 19. a 20. století, Praha: Artia, 1981. (CS)
BÁRTA, Miroslav, Příběh civilizace. Vzestup a pád stavitelů pyramid. Praha: Academia, 2017. (CS)
BOUZEK, Jan, Vznik Evropy. Praha: Triton, 2013. (CS)
SPUNAR, Pavel a kolektiv, Kultura středověku. Praha. Academia, 1995. (CS)
LEINZ, Gottlieb, Malířství 20. století, Praha: Rebo productions, 1996. (CS)
WITTLICH, Petr, České sochařství XX. století 1890–1945, Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1978. (CS)

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

Written art historical test and presentation on selected artist (min. 50 slides). The results are classified by a single mark reflecting the evaluation of both the test and the presentation.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Origins of art
2. Ancient Mediterranean
3. Medieval Europe
4. Renaissance and Baroque
5. XIXth century
6. Modern metropolis
7. Contemporary design and art in public space

Aims

Extension students´ knowledge of architecture with art historical knowledge.

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

Lectures are not obligatory.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Bachelor's

    branch ARCH , 4. year of study, winter semester, 2 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning