230-0241 – Descriptive Geometry (BcDg)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mathematics
Subject guarantorMgr. Dagmar Dlouhá, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
230-0241/01 2018/2019 5
230-0241/02 2018/2019 5
230-0241/03 2018/2019 5
230-0241/04 2018/2019 5
230-0241/05 2019/2020 4
230-0241/06 2019/2020 4
230-0241/07 2019/2020 4
230-0241/08 2019/2020 4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

• to train development of space abilities • to handle by different types of projection methods, to understand to their principles, to be familiar with their properties, advantages and disadvantages • to acquaint with geometric characteristics of curves and surfaces that are used in technical practice of a given specialization

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Other activities


The basic properties of the projection. Central collineation, perspective affinity. The mapping projection, the Monge’s projection, the orthogonal axonometry. Elementary surfaces and solid. Circular helix and moving trihedral. Surfaces of revolution, quadrics of revolution. The ruled surfaces, the evelopable and especially the skew ruled surfaces. Spiral surfaces.

Compulsory literature:

Vavříková, E.: Descriptive Geometry. VŠB-TU, Ostrava 2005. ISBN 80-248-1006-9. Watts,E.F. - Rule,J.T.: Descriptive Geometry, Prentice Hall Inc., New York 1946. http://mdg.vsb.cz/portal/dg/DeskriptivniGeometrie.pdf

Recommended literature:

Ryan, D. L.: CAD/CAE Descriptive Geometry. CRC Press 1992. Pare, Loving, Hill: Deskriptive geometry, London, 1965. http://mdg.vsb.cz/portal/


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.