Course: Selected Chapters from History of Architecture II

» List of faculties » FUU » KDT
Course title Selected Chapters from History of Architecture II
Course code KDT/734
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course Each academic year
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Pavlíček Tomáš, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
These informations are in the annotation of the course.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
The course will guide the students through the development of architectonic forms from the ancient buildings up to the present day. Development of structural elements, constructions, details, and forms will be demonstrated on selected architectonic works of the past and present. Architecture will not be only viewed in the narrow perspective of the discipline, but will be contextualized with the general historical, sociological, etc. development of mankind. In the first semester, the course opens with the oldest architectonic activities of people, starting from important works of the ancient world and Antiquity, up to the early Middle Ages. In the second semester, the course continues with architecture of the Middle Ages, and of the modern period, up to the 19th century. This part is followed by an excursion into modern architecture completing the overview.
The gained capabilities constitute an encompassment and an aquirement of knowledge and experience in the given field of study, they result from a concrete annotation of the subject and are aimed at a profile´s fulfilment of the graduate of the given field of study.
Successful completion of the previous study

Assessment methods and criteria
Recommended literature
  • Frampton, Kenneth. Moderní architektura, Kritické dějiny. Academia, Praha, 2004.
  • Raeburn, Michael (ed.). Dějiny architektury. Odeon, Praha, 1993.
  • Syrový, Zdeněk. Architektura svědectví dob. SNTL, Praha, 1977.
  • Ševčík, Oldřich. Architektura, historie, umění. Grada Publishing, Praha, 2002.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester