Course detail

Architecture of 21th Century I.

FA-XX1Acad. year: 2020/2021

Series of lectures about contemporary architecture abroad, which has not yet had time to be published in books, but only in magazines and especially online. The lectures is in live contact with contemporary architects and publishes articles about their work. Students so have closest possibilty look on contemporary world architectureal scene.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

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Recommended optional programme components

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Recommended or required reading

DAVIES, Colin. A New History of Modern Architecture. London: Laurence King Publishing 2017 (CS)
FRAMPTON, Kenneth. Modern Architecture: A ctitical History. London: Thames and Hudson, 2007 (CS)
CURTIS, William J R. Modern Architecture since 1900, London: Phaidon 1996 (CS)
ŠVÁCHA, Rostislav. Euroamerické architektonické myšlení 1936-2011. Praha: Zlatý řez 2019 (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

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Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

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Language of instruction


Work placements

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Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Master's

    branch ARCHURB , 1. year of study, winter semester, 2 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer