Course detail

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

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of theory and aesthetics, architecture and urbanism.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

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

oral examination

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

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.

Aims

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

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer