618-1451/01 – History of Beaux Arts 1 (DVU 1)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Metallurgy and FoundryCredits3
Subject guarantorMgA. Alžběta DirnerováSubject version guarantorMgA. Alžběta Dirnerová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation2020/2021
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
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DIR0013 MgA. Alžběta Dirnerová
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Full-time Credit 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will be able to basic terminology and methodologist field Students will be able to stylistically differentiate between artistic expressions of the oldest cultures in Europe and the Middle East Students will be able to effectively separate verbal methods, respectively. any written fine art foundry problems.

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Basic of the theory of decorative Arts, terminology and methodology of history of art. The beginning of painting and sculpture in the early Tertiary and neolithic period. Decorative Arts in Ancient Near East Decorative Arts in ancient Egypt Ancient Cretan Art Mycenae art and the birth of Ancient Greece

Compulsory literature:

[1] CURTIS, P.: Sculpture; 1900–1945. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1999. [2] TOMAN, R. (ed).: Neoclassicism and romanticism : architecture, sculpture, painting, drawings : 1750-1848. Könemann, 2006.

Recommended literature:

[1] TUCKER, W.: Language of Sculpture. New York: Thames and Hudson London Inc., 1998.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

scores semester work and its defense in the seminars



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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Fundamentals of Fine Arts, specialized terminology and methodology of history art. The origins of painting and sculpture in the Palaeolithic, Neolithic emergence in the architecture. Art in ancient Mesopotamia Art in ancient Egypt. Art of Minoan Crete. Mycenaean art and the birth of Greek antiquity.

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Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2020/2021 Summer semester)
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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2013/2014 (B2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109R031) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109R031) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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