Course: Focus on European architecture 2

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Course title Focus on European architecture 2
Course code KFI/OEA2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Míchalová Zdeňka
  • Hečková Petra, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. From the late Middle Ages to the birt of modern times. Early Renaissance in Italy. 2. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Italy 3. Transalpine Renaissance. Renaissance in Czech lands 4. Italian Baroque: sources, themes, major centres and makers 5. Baroque architecture in Europe 6. Baroque architecture in Czech lands 7. Neoclassicism. Inspiration, themes, major centres 8. Romanticism. Architecture in the landscape 9. European historicism of 19th century. Technological advancement in the service of architecture 10. New trends in architecture. The European and Czech avant-garde 11. Architecture between the world wars. Functionalism. 12. Architecture after the World War II. Topics, trends, major makers 13. Contemporary architecture

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Graduate study programme term essay (40-50) - 19 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 39 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 20 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
The course presupposes knowlege of the issue to the extent of KFI/OEA1.
learning outcomes
Students will be able to summarize and explain basic problems connected with late Middle Ages, Renaissance, Barocque and Classicist architecture, Historicism, Modernism and present architecture in European country. Students will gain an overview of the development of European architecture, the main centers and personalities, getting up in the terminology and be able to work independently with literature, including further evaluation of acquired knowledge. They become familiar with selected architectural realizations thanks to seminar training.
teaching methods
Lecture
Practicum
assessment methods
Test
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Blažíček, Oldřich J. Dějiny českého výtvarného umění. Díl 2., část 1., Od počátků renesance do závěru baroka. Praha : Academia, 1989. ISBN 80-200-0069-0.
  • Blažíček, Oldřich J. Dějiny českého výtvarného umění. Díl 2., část 2., Od počátků renesance do závěru baroka. Praha : Academia, 1989. ISBN 80-200-0069-0.
  • Blažíčková - Horová, Naděžda; Lorenzová, Helena; Petrasová, Taťána. Dějiny českého výtvarného umění. (III/1), 1780/1890. Praha : Academia, 2001. ISBN 80-200-0735-0.
  • Blažíčková - Horová, Naděžda; Petrasová, Taťána; Lorenzová, Helena. Dějiny českého výtvarného umění. (III/2), 1780/1890. Praha : Academia, 2001. ISBN 80-200-0735-0.
  • Frampton, Kenneth. Moderní architektura : kritické dějiny. Vyd. 1. Praha : Academia , 2004. ISBN 80-200-1261-3.
  • Horyna, Mojmír. Santini : Jan Blažej Santini-Aichel. 1. vyd. V Praze : Univerzita Karlova, 1998. ISBN 80-7184-664-3.
  • Hrůza, Jiří; Zajíc, Josef. Vývoj urbanismu. I. díl. Praha : Vydavatelství ČVUT, 2002. ISBN 80-01-02551-9.
  • Hrůza, Jiří; Zajíc, Josef. Vývoj urbanismu. II. díl.
  • kol. autorů. Dějiny českého výtvarného umění. 1890 ? 1938. Díl IV/1 a IV/2. Praha, 1998. ISBN 80-200-0630-3.
  • Toman, Rolf. Baroko : architektura, plastika, malířství. 1. české vyd. V Praze : Slovart, 1999. ISBN 80-7209-179-4.
  • Toman, Rolf. Umění italské renesance : architektura, sochařství, malířství, kresba. [Praha] : Slovart, 2000. ISBN 80-7209-252-9.
  • Vlček, Pavel. Dějiny architektury renesance a baroka. Vyd. 1. Praha : Česká technika - nakladatelství ČVUT, 2006. ISBN 80-01-03407-0.
  • Vybíral, Jindřich. Česká architektura na prahu moderní doby : devatenáct esejů o devatenáctém století. Vyd. 1. Praha : Argo, 2002. ISBN 80-7203-475-8.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (17-1) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (16-2) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (10-3) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (17-1) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (16-2) Philosophy, theology 1 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-3) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-3) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-4) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts European Cultural Studies (10-3) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (14-4) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (16-2) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Humanities (16-2) Philosophy, theology 2 Summer