226-0306/01 – Theory of architectura and psychology (TAP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ArchitectureCredits3
Subject guarantorProf. Ing. arch. Petr HrůšaSubject version guarantorProf. Ing. arch. Petr Hrůša
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
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LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HRU44 Prof. Ing. arch. Petr Hrůša
HUR0004 Ing.arch. Petr Hurník
FRO04 Ing. arch. Klára Palánová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course is designed to build on previously acquired knowledge in the field of aesthetics and theory of architecture and further developed. Students will learn the theoretical questions that are based on extensive analysis and our world-renowned architectural theorist. Great importance will be placed on clarifying the philosophical, ethical, psychological, sociological and demographic issues of architecture and urbanism. Students will be able in the light of theoretical knowledge to analyze the specific architectural and urban environments and to understand the meaning of architecture and aesthetics in general.

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Summary

Learning outcomes of the course unit The course is designed to lead to gaining interest and knowledge in the field of aesthetics and theory of architecture. Above all, the students will get acquainted with theoretical questions that are based on extensive analyzes of world-renowned and our theoreticians. Great importance will be given to clarifying philosophical, ethical, psychological, sociological and demographic issues of architecture and urbanism.

Compulsory literature:

1. Zevi Bruno: Jak se dívat na architekturu, Československý spisovatel, Praha 1966 2. Frampton Kenneth: Moderní architektura, Kritické dějiny, Academia, Praha 2004 3. Morales - Ignasi de Sola: Topografie současné architektury-diference, Česká komora architektů, Praha 1999 4. Švácha Rostislav: Regionalismus-internacionalismus, (Výběr z literatury), Česká komora architektů, Praha 1999 5] Scruton Roger: Estetické porozumění, Barrister & Principal – studio, Brno 2005 6. Vopěnka Petr: Úhelný kámen evropské vzdělanosti a moci, Práh, Praha 2000 7. Rowe Colin: Matematika ideální vily a jiné eseje, ERA, Brno 2007 8. Ungersová Liselotte: O architektech - Životy, díla, teorie, Slovart, Praha 2004 9. Norberg-Schulz, Ch.: Génius loci, Dokořán, Praha 2010 10. Norberg-Schulz, Ch: Existence, Space and Architektur, London 1971 11. Mondrian Piet: Lidem budoucnosti- studie neoplasticismu, Triáda, Praha 2002 12. Rezek Petr: Fenomenologická psychologie, Jan Placák – Ztichlá klika a nakl. Filosofia, Praha 2008 13. Rezek Petr: Architektonika a protoarchitektura, Jan Placák – Ztichlá klika a nakl. Filosofia, Praha 2009 14. Zuska Vlastimil: Umění, krása, šeredno, texty z estetiky 20. století, Karolinum, Praha 2003 15. Čejka, J.: Tendence současné architektury, ČVUT Praha 1998

Recommended literature:

16. Norberg-Schulz, Génius loci Odeon, Praha 1994 17. Norberg-Schulz, Intentions in Architecture, Oslo 1963 18. Norberg-Schulz, Existence, Space and Architectur, London 1971 19. Erazím, P. Kapitoly z psychologie tvořivosti, ÚVPS,Příbram 1985 20. Sedláková, M.Úvod do architekonické psychologie, VÚVA, Praha 1982 21. Schmeidler, K. Sociologie v arch. a urb. tvorbě, Brno 1997 22. Čejka, J. Tendence současné architektury, ČVUT Praha 1998

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Introduction to 2nd Instead, natural place, instead of man-made artificial 3rd Phenomenology of place, space structure 4th Genius loci, orientation, identification 5th Intentions in architecture, the existence, location and architecture 6th The purpose of architecture and aesthetics, cosmopolitan aesthetics 7th Cosmopolitan Architecture 8th The basic features of modern society 9th The social dynamics of modern society 10th Basic problems of modern society 11th Polls 12th Sociological Research 13th Stratification in modern society 14th Identity in a postmodern world

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2008/2009 Winter semester)
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Examination Examination 100  51
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