Course detail

Architectural Morphology

FA-ATVCompulsory-optionalBachelor's (1st cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Summer semester3. year of study2  credits

Facultative subject for third year students, which will continue the cycles of lectures on history of architecture. In form of a seminar, the students will be made acquainted with the architectural members of the individual development stages of the history of architecture. By their own creative activity the students will acquire the knowledge of the laws of architectural morphology as a whole. The students will be able to make use of the deeper knowledge of the history of architecture, as source of inspiration, in their own creative activity.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Orientation in style periods, application of the gained knowlege to drawing and three-dimensional study of selected examples.

Prerequisites

Orientation in style periods, knowledge of elementary architectural vocabulary, capability of graphic expression.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

B.Syrový: Architektura (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

Classified credit is conditiond by submission of a collection of works.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Facultative subject for third year students, which will continue the cycles of lectures on history of architecture. In form of a seminar, the students will be made acquainted with the architectural members of the individual development stages of the history of architecture. By their own creative activity the students will acquire the knowledge of the laws of architectural morphology as a whole. The students will be able to make use of the deeper knowledge of the history of architecture, as source of inspiration, in their own creative activity.

Aims

To deepen the knowledge of architectural vocabulary as integral part of the history of architecture.

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

Attendance of lectures is monitored in the course of study.

Type of course unit

 

Seminar

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer