Course detail

Theory and Development of Urbanism

FA-D02Acad. year: 2020/2021

New theoretical findings in the field of modern urban planning, development of settlements, development of the settlement pattern.
The subject's aim is to improve the knowledge gained in current study.

Department

Department of Urban Design (UU)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Detailed knowledge of contemporary urban planning problems and prospective urban development trends.

Prerequisites

Overview of theory, development and contemporary trends in urban planning.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Kuča, K.: Brno – Vývoj města, předměstí a připojených vesnic (CS)
Gehl, J.: Život mezi budovami (1998) (CS)
Gehl, J.: Města pro lidi ( angl.originál CITIES FOR PEOPLE) ISBN-978-80-260-2080-6 (CS)
Sitte, C.: Stavba měst podle uměleckých zásad (1889) (CS)
Kriér, L.: Architektura, volba nebo osud, Academia, Praha 2001 (CS)
Norberg-Schulz, Ch.: Genius loci, Odeon, Praha 1994 (CS)
Hrůza, J. a J. Zajíc: Vývoj urbanismu I.a II.díl (CS)
Hrůza, J. a J. Zajíc: Svět měst (2014) ISBN 978-80-200-1808-3 (CS)
Mostafavi, M. a G. Roberty: ECOLOGICAL URBANISM (Harvard University 2010) (EN)
SHRINKING CITIES, VOLUME 1, INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH ISBN 3 – 7757 – 1682 – 3 (EN)
SHRINKING CITIES, VOLUME 2, INTERVENTIONS ISBN – 10 3– 757– 711–0 (EN)

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

Oral examination. Submission of required seminar works, their evaluation is reckoned in the aggregate result of examination (1/3).

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

Deepening the knowledge of urban planning and its modern development, that was gained in the master degree study.

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

Attendance of at least 4 seminars, obligatory attendance and presentation at the final seminar.In case of absence from three and more seminars,compensatory seminar work.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    branch ARCH , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    specialization ARCH , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    specialization ARCH , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    branch ARCH , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    specialization URBAN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    branch URBAN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    specialization URBAN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

  • Programme ARCHURB Doctoral

    branch URBAN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Guided consultation

2 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Seminar

13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer