Course detail

Studio M4

FA-A4LAcad. year: 2020/2021

Studio work is the main and essential method of teaching architecture. It is based on the “learning by doing” method, i.e. acquiring knowledge and skills through practical application. It consists of a dialogue between the teacher and the student about the project in progress. Its theme corresponds to the module that the student at the beginning enrolled of his studies in master program “Architecture and Urbanism”.


Department of experimental design (UET)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

By completing the studio program, the student deepens his or her method of architectural design work oriented on historical environment. The student should be prepared to manage with success the diploma thesis.


Successful mastering of the subject requires the completion of the subjects taught in previous study, which put emphasis on the logic and hierarchy of indispensable information and experience needed for work of a creative architect.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

NEUFERT, Ernst. Navrhování staveb: zásady, normy, předpisy o zařízeních, stavbě, vybavení, nárocích na prostor, prostorových vztazích, rozměrech budov, prostorech, vybavení, přístrojích z hlediska člověka jako měřítka a cíle : příručka pro stavební odborníky, stavebníky, vyučující i studenty. 2. české vyd., (35. něm. vyd.). Praha: Consultinvest, 2000, 618 s. ISBN 80-901-4866-2
Soubor norem ČSN, předpisů a vyhlášek k danému zadání
Odborné architektonické časopisy a literatura doporučená vedoucím práce k zadanému tématu

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

Submission of an assigned studio work of an agreed upon contents.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The aim of the course is to elaborate a studio project – architectural study according to the assignment, which thematically corresponds to the module in which the student enrolled at the beginning of his studies in master program “Architecture and Urbanism”.

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

Obligatory participation in critical discussions, submission of the design in due term.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Master's

    branch ARCHURB , 1. year of study, summer semester, 18 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit


Studio work

156 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer