Course detail

Architectural Barriers - Handicap II

FA-ABH2Compulsory-optionalMaster's (2nd cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Summer semester1. year of study4  credits

The subject provides information on all basic disciplines and principles of shaping space for life - the barrier-free environment.This discipline covers information on and practical examples of communication systems, orientation in space, chromacity of space, utility facilities, relaxation, etc.
Part of the subject are excursions to buildings that put higher requirements to barrier-free solution /in the whole range of this problem/, etc., participation in "MEFA" conferences held at the Brnou Fair Grounds /according to interest/, cooperation with the League of Wheelchair Invalids, with the centres for the handicapped of various kinds, etc.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Working out of a written and a graphic document.

Mode of delivery

90 % face-to-face, 10 % distance learning

Prerequisites

Prerequisite for successful mastering of the subject is the completion of the subjects taught in the previous study program, which put emphasis on the logic and hierarchy of information and experience needed in the work of a creative architect.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Brzák, Netscher: Architektonické bariéry - jejich odstraňování (CS)
Filippiová : Projektujeme bez bariér (CS)

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

Classified credit

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

According to the schedule

Aims

The subject provides information on all basic disciplines and principles of shaping space for life - the barrier-free environment.This discipline covers information on and practical examples of communication systems, orientation in space, chromacity of space, utility facilities, relaxation, etc.
Part of the subject are excursions to buildings that put higher requirements to barrier-free solution /in the whole range of this problem/, etc., participation in "MEFA" conferences held at the Brnou Fair Grounds /according to interest/, cooperation with the League of Wheelchair Invalids, with the centres for the handicapped of various kinds, etc.

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

Consultations and self-study

Type of course unit

 

Seminar

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer