Course detail

Typology II - Public Buildings

FA-TY2CompulsoryBachelor's (1st cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Winter semester1. year of study3  credits

The lectures are aimed at imparting basic knowledge needed for designing various types of complexes of public buildings. General principles are demonstrated on individual solutions of contemporary works of architecture. The fundamental knowledge gained at the lectures is practically made use of on simple tasks worked out in tutorials. The knowledge gained from the lectures is than used in studio work.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Gaining basic information, knowledge and skills needed in public building design.

Mode of delivery

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


Knowledge of the subject Tzpology I.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Neufert E.: Navrhování staveb (CS)
Pearman H.: Contemporary World Architecture (CS)
Zelenková J.: Občanské stavby-stavby školské (CS)
Rybářová D.: Občanské stavby-typologie školských staveb (CS)
Moráň M.: Občanské stavby-stavby pro administrativu a obchod (CS)
Paroubek J.: Občanské stavby-stavby pro tělovýchovu a sport (CS)
Maxa M.: Stavby bez bariér-výstavba pro osoby se sníženou schopností pohybu (CS)
Žalmanová P.: Projekt handicap - "Gemini" (CS)
Vyhláška č. 268/2009 Sb. OTP (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

Credit is granted after submission of all works assigned at tutorials. The submitted assignment's contents has to fulfil all defined requirements.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

- administration building, working environment, working station
- school construction, for pre - school youth, basic , special and special, high schools
- libraries
- medical construction
- bath construction
- handicap


The aim is to gain information on the basic principles of typology and be able to make use of them in design practice.

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

Tasks are regularly assigned and submitted at tutorials.

Type of course unit



24 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


12 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer