226-0309 – Architecture Design Studio I (AT AI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Architecture
Subject guarantorProf. Ing. arch. Jindřich Svatoš
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
226-0309/01 2009/2010 2009/2010 9
226-0309/02 2010/2011 2011/2012 10
226-0309/03 2012/2013 2022/2023 8
226-0309/04 2012/2013 2022/2023 8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Acquaints students with principles, meaning, content conversion ”arrangement“ and ”vulnerability“ in the process of permanent (sustainable) development process and changes in functional needs. Students acquire basic knowledge and skills in design conversion of existing structures with high moral and cultural value and particularly the post-industrial regeneration, renewal and humanization of degraded units and units with low moral values. The solution to the post-industrial and biological development documents, the decontamination and recovery measures (MU)

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work
Other activities


Conversion: issues brought to work in a culturally valuable and degraded structure, work dezurbanizovaném or urbanized area, but not damaged or degraded.

Compulsory literature:

Norberg-Schulz, Ch.: Genius Loci, Towards a Phenomenology of Architecture Rizzoli, New York. 1980. Norberg-Schulz, Ch.: Principles of Modern Architecture Andreas Papadakis Publishers, London, 2000.

Recommended literature:

Von Meiss, Pierre: Elements of Architecture from form to place, E + FN Spon, 2000 Hertzberger Herman: Leson For Students Of Architecture Ching, Francis D.K.: Architecture: Form, Space, and Order Leupen, Bernard: Design and analysis Krier Rob: Elements of Architecture, Architectural Design


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.