546-0126/01 – Architecture for Brownfields (ABR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. arch. Aleš Student, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. arch. Aleš Student, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2018/2019Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
STU06 Ing. arch. Aleš Student, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Learning outcomes of the course unit The aim of the subject is to acquaint students with the development of architecture and urbanism in the European space, with the function and application of architecture in the revitalization of brownfields.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The course deals with history and contemporary forms of industrial architecture. Industrial architecture reflects the specific technologies of individual disciplines and contemporary architectural views. Industrial architecture focused on potential and current brownfields is understood from the point of view of urbanism, function, construction and aesthetics.

Compulsory literature:

DEMCHAK, G.L. Towards a post-industrial architecture: Design and Construction of Houses for the Information Age. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Oregon. 2000. MCGOWAN, F., RADOSEVIC, S., TUNZELMANN, N. Emerging Industrial Architecture in Europe. Hoboken: Taylor and Francis, 2004. FRAMPTON K. Modern Architecture: A critical History. Thames & Hudson, Londýn 2007. UNWIN S. Analysing Architecture. Routledge 2009

Recommended literature:

COOPER T. How to read Industrial Britain. Ebury Press, London 2011 FRAMPTON K. The Evolution of 20th-Century Architecture: A SynopticAccount.Springer, New York, 2006. RAIZMAN D. History of Modern Design. Laurence King Publishing 2010. BRADLEY, B. H. The Works: The Industrial Architecture of the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

credit and oral exam study of selected historic building

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Elaboration of two essays according to the assignment

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Architecture as one of the tools for dealing with brownfields. 2. Brief overview of city development and landscape redevelopment in prehistory and antiquity. 3. A brief overview of urban development and landscape redevelopment during the Middle Ages and Modern Times. 4. A brief overview of urban development and landscape transformation from the 19th century. 5. A brief overview of the architecture of technical constructions in the period before the Industrial Revolution. 6. Architecture of technical and industrial buildings of the 19th and 20th centuries. 7. Architecture of transport and water structures. 8. Heavy Industry Architecture - Mining and Metallurgy 9. Heavy Industry Architecture - Engineering, Chemical and Power Industry. 10. Light industry architecture - food, textile and shoe industry. 11. Light industry architecture - paper, glass and furniture industry. 12. Architecture of agricultural buildings. 13. Contemporary architecture in the historical industrial environment, renewal of urban settlements and conversion of industrial and agricultural buildings in the Czech Republic. 14. Contemporary architecture in a historic industrial environment, renewal of urban settlements and conversion of industrial and agricultural buildings in the world.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2018/2019 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  33
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Lectures - participation optional, elaboration of 2 essays Exercise - min. 75% participation with apology

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3914T026) European School for Brownfields Technical Redevelopment P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3914T026) European School for Brownfields Technical Redevelopment P Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3914T026) European School for Brownfields Technical Redevelopment P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3914T026) European School for Brownfields Technical Redevelopment P Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan

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