Course detail

Studio - HOUSE

FA-AT1Compulsory-optionalBachelor's (1st cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Summer semester2, 3 year of study8  credits

Creative studio work is the main and essential means of teaching architecture. It is based on the "learning by doing" method, i.e. gaining knowledge and skills by practical application. It consists in the dialogue of the teacher with the student over a project that is being developed.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

By completing with succes the study of the subject, the student gains the ability to design a medium size building whose functional and structural relationships are not too complex


Prerquisite of enrolment for the subject is the basic knowledge of building construction design and , according to the assignment, also the knowledge of the respective typology


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

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

The works are set and evaluated by work leader. Specialists from Institute of Construction and Building Structure consult the project according to its definition, eventually other practice specialists. Studio project is during processing phases shown on critics and continuously evaluated according to preset criterions.
Studio work is marked using ECTS mark scale.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The aim of teaching this subject is to prepare the students for solving in local context the architectural design of a medium size building that does not put complex demands on the building’s function and structure.

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

Mandatory attendance on critical discussions and keeping agreed project delivery deadline.

Type of course unit