226-0216/01 – Typology of Buildings I. (NoS I)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ArchitectureCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Martina Peřinková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Martina Peřinková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2008/2009
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HER14 Ing.arch. Pavla Herzanová, CSc.
KIS05 Doc. Ing. arch. Josef Kiszka
KYS01 Prof. Ing. arch. Mojmír Kyselka, CSc.
SPA184 Doc. Ing. arch. Eva Špačková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Course provides students with basic knowledge of the typology of residential buildings in relation to historical and social changes and the history of architecture (flat, house, apartment house, living in a rural, housing types according to special requirements). Practical application of knowledge to practice in the exercises thematically related lectured on theory. Students will acquire knowledge typology of residential buildings in the historical, social and technical contexts, to the extent necessary for further study and follow-up studio for the creation of residential buildings (Studio Work I).

Teaching methods



The doctrine of construction teaches basic conceptual structure of the field of architectural typologies, whose knowledge allows students to process new information (not only in this subject), ranking them in context and practical use in one's work. The lectures introduce students to the basics of architectural design of residential buildings with respect to their cultural and technological importance and influence on the quality of the built environment from the perspective of both individuals and society. Architecture for residential construction is put into the context of historical, typological and operational including the applicable standards and regulations. Lectures are supplemented with excursions to residential buildings of historical and contemporary and external lectures. The lectures followed by practical exercises.

Compulsory literature:

Neufert, Ernst - Design of Building Štípek, Jan a Paroubek Jan. Stavby pro bydlení. Praha: ČVUT, 2006.

Recommended literature:

Professional journals and literature

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Students will write tests and graduate by exam.


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The course will familiarize students with the typology of two basic groups of buildings and constructions of residential and civil buildings. The scope of information will be designed so that students were able to establish him in the creation of Studio I and other Studios. First will always be a clear operational scheme of a certain type of object in the context of urban planning and further details will be given typological requirements for space

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45 (45) 0
                Laboratory work Laboratory work 45  0
        Examination Examination 55 (55) 0
                Written examination Written examination 55  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2008/2009 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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