Theory of Architecture and Urbanism
FA-TEUCompulsoryMaster's (2nd cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Winter semester1. year of study4 credits
The course follows the current trends in architecture and urbanism, which summarizes the theoretical conclusions. It also deals with issues of aesthetics, philosophy, psychology, assesses the contribution of art and science of architecture. Reflects the conclusions of the current history of architecture and orientation in the arts as part of the architecture.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Orientation in contemporary Czech architectural scene with appropriate links
Mode of delivery
90 % face-to-face, 10 % distance learning
Basic knowledge of theory and aesthetics, architecture and urbanism.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Hegel, G.W. - Estetika I, II. (CS)
Hegel, G.W.: Estetika I., II (CS)
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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
Language of instruction
The course follows the current trends in architecture and urbanism, which summarizes the theoretical conclusions. It also deals with issues of aesthetics, philosophy, psychology, assesses the contribution of art and science of architecture. It reflects the current findings of history of architecture and orientation in the arts as part of the architecture.
Overview and orientation in the current theory of architecture and urbanism, guidelines and criteria of aesthetics and composition.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Active participation of students in the preparation of stemming Desk, work on the topics discussed by the lectures. The form provides for the replacement of Studies and Examinations of BUT and Dean FA VUT.
Type of course unit
39 hours, optionally
Teacher / Lecturer