Course detail


FA-AT3Compulsory-optionalBachelor's (1st cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Summer semester2. year of study8  credits

Creative studio work is the main and essential means of teaching architecture. It is based on the "learning by doing" method, i.e. gaining knowledge and skills by practical application. It consists in the dialogue of the teacher with the student over a project that is being developed.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

After having successfully completed the study of the subject, the student is able to plan the development of an area and make use of various planning tools

Mode of delivery

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


Prerequisite of enrolment for the studio is the knowledge of urban design and building construction.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Ernst Neufert : Navrhování staveb, normy a předpisy související s tématem zadání (CS)
aktuální periodika a literatura, otevřené přednášky

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

The works are set and evaluated by work leader. Specialists from Institute of Construction and Building Structure consult the project according to its definition, eventually other practice specialists. Studio project is during processing phases shown on critics and continuously evaluated according to preset criterions.
Studio work is marked using ECTS mark scale.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The aim of teaching this subject is to prepare the students for work on the development concept for a part of a city, for a small settlement or for an urbanised landscape. The subject matter of the study is the spatial and functional organisation of the respective area, and its equpment with service facilities

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

Mandatory attendance on critical discussions and keeping agreed project delivery deadline.