Course detail

Between the City and the House

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

(city, house, topography, history, demography, sociology)
The complex teaching of the city fabric in the different scales and contexts illustrated by one's own experience of the haptic observation and cognition of real buildings in their surroundings intended to be realised by an educational excursion to one of the European states with strong architectural tradition. Its part will be also discovering of the culture and history of the country and place.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Field trip

Mode of delivery

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

Prerequisites

Successful mastering of the subject requires the completion of subjects taught in previous study, which put emphasis on the logic and hierarchy of indispensable information and experience needed for work of a creative architect.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

KYNČL, J. 39, Bydlení ve městě. Brno: ERA, 2005. 244 s. ISBN: 80-7366-039- 3. (CS)
Norberg-Schulz C.: Genius loci, Odeon, Praha 1994, ISBN: 80-207-0241-5 (CS)
Valena T.: Město a topografie, Národní technické muzeum Praha, Praha 1991 (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

field trip

Aims

The complex teaching of the city fabric in the different scales and contexts illustrated by one's own experience of the haptic observation and cognition of real buildings in their surroundings intended to be realised by an educational excursion to one of the European states with strong architectural tradition. Its part will be also discovering of the culture and history of the country and place.

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

participation in special excursion

Type of course unit

 

Seminar

39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer