Course detail

Studio Follow-up II - Painting 1 - winter

FaVU-M2M1-ZAcad. year: 2020/2021

Students independently consult and create their final MA project suitable for presentation in public.
The sixth year is the opportunity for careful expression of personal starting points and present directions.
Possible link to the theoretic work.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Independent artistic activity, orientation in old and new art, sensitivity to the wide range of its expressions.


Theoretically based project of the practical MA task.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Marshal McLuhan:Jak rozumět médiím, Odeon 1991
Arthur C. Danto:After the end of art,Princeton University Press 1997
Thomas McEvilley:The Exiles Return, Cambrodge University Press 1993
Gordon Graham: Filozofe umění, Barrister/Principal 2004

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching takes place in the form of group and individual consultations of the teacher with the students over the assigned semestral tasks. Teaching includes lectures and workshops on semester (theme) topics provided by external lecturers. During the semester students take part in at least one excursion to foreign museums and galleries. Once every two semesters, a painter's stay (plenary) takes place.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes


Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Students focus on the independent accomplishment of their master projects.


To concentrate one´s effort on the realisation of the MA task. Personality formation through artistic work, development of sensitivity.

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

Regular consultations are mandatory.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme VUM Master's

    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, winter semester, 15 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



195 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer