340-0346/01 – Industrial Design II (PDII)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Production Machines and DesignCredits6
Subject guarantorMgA. Petr NeničkaSubject version guarantorMgA. Petr Nenička
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
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NEN01 MgA. Petr Nenička
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To deepen and broaden knowledge and an overview of the development of design in the second. half of 20 century. on the basis of problem solving to gain additional skills in the field of industrial design.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs


Students will learn about other processes in product design and history at the end of the 20th and the beginning of the 21st century. The subject follows Industrial Design I. Respecting the aesthetic, ergonomic, functional, technological, economic and environmental aspects, students continue in the solving of an industrial product design.

Compulsory literature:

KOLESÁR, Zdeno. Kapitoly z dějin designu. V českém jazyce vyd. 2., dopl. a rev. Praha: Vysoká škola uměleckoprůmyslová, 2009. 178 s. ISBN 978-80-86863-28-3. (CZ/EN) HAUFFE, Thomas. Design. Brno: Computer Press, 2004. 192 s. Malá encyklopedie. ISBN 80-251-0284-X. PELCL, Jiří a kolektiv. Design: Od myšlenky k realizaci / From Idea to Realization. Praha: Vysoká škola uměleckoprůmyslová v Praze, 2012. 256 s. ISBN 978-80-86863-45-0. (CZ/EN) PAULY, Jana a Jiří HULÁK. DESIGN PRO: Český průmyslový design 1990–2010. Roztoky u Prahy: Jindřich Dušek – Signum, 2010. 334 s. ISBN 978-80-903531-0-7. (CZ/EN) PELCL, Jiří. Český design / Czech Design 1995–2000. Praha: Prostor, 2001. 176 s. ISBN 80-902736-6-1. (CZ/EN)

Recommended literature:

Dolce Vita. Praha: Bauer Media v. o. s., 2013–. ISSN 1213-7502. Domus. Milano: Editoriale Domus, 1928–. ISSN 0012-5377. (EN/IT) CRHÁK, František a Zdeněk KOSTKA. Výtvarná geometrie: učební text pro uměleckoprůmyslové školy. 5. vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1985. Učebnice pro střední školy. DREYFUSS, Henry. The Measure of Man: Human Factors in Design. Rev. and exp. 2nd ed. New York: Whitney Library of Design, 1967. ISBN 082307370X. (EN) PLCHOVÁ, Anna a Milena Hrudičková. Design v konstrukci strojů: návody do cvičení. Ostrava: Vysoká škola Báňská – Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2005. 53 s. ISBN 80-248-0794-7.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

The semestral project and control tasks


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
340-0344 PDI Industrial Design I Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1/ Design of the 80th of the 20th century – Memphis and postmodernism of the 80th 2/ Design of the 80th of the 20th century – high-tech and advent of computers 3/ Design of the 90th of the 20th century – "Less luxury, more responsibility" 4/ Design of the 90th of the 20th century – A synthesis of opposing principles 5/ Beginning of the 21st century - the challenge of new technologies and materials 6/ Beginning of the 21st century - "a newfound paradise?" Utopia vs. reality 7/ Portrait of foreign designer (Philippe Starck, ...) - concepts and approach to design, education and early work, other work, product design 8-12/ Solution design a simple product 13/ Colour adjustment of machine and working environment 14/ Criteria for evaluation of industrial design

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter 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 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  33
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (B2341) Engineering (2302R010) Design of Machines and Equipment (60) Industrial Design P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (2302R010) Design of Machines and Equipment (60) Industrial Design P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2341) Engineering (2302R010) Design of Machines and Equipment (60) Industrial Design P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (2302R010) Design of Machines and Equipment (60) Industrial Design P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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