Public Buildings 2
FAST-AG005Acad. year: 2020/2021
The subject enables the students to gain the basic knowledge of designing various typological units in the field of culture, commerce, catering and transport from the point of view of function, layout and architecture. It constitutes a theoretical preparation for working out simple assignments in seminars and, above all, designing public buildings in the following studio tuition.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Student will manage the goal of the subject, i.e. knowledge of the public building typology, sports facilities, health service, cultural and ecclesiastical buildings, zoological gardens, aquariums.
The subject connects with Public Buildings I. and some typological disciplines that are taught in the preceding semester. It partly applies the knowledge gained in the history of architecture.
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Recommended or required reading
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1. Sports stadiums
2. Gymnasiums and sports halls
3. Muscle-conditioning gyms, fitness centers and recreation sports
4. Indoor and outdoor swimming pools
5. Health-care facilities
7. Spas and medicinal facilities
8. Museums and galleries
9. Churches, ecclesiastical buildings, funeral homes and crematoriums
10. Theatres and cinemas
11. Concert halls
12. Exhibition spaces and grounds
13. Zoological gardens and aquariums
Knowledge of the public building typology, sports facilities, health service, cultural and ecclesiastical buildings, zoological gardens, aquariums.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.