618-1452/01 – History of Beaux Arts 2 (DVU 2)

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 Graded credit 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will be able to learn the most important art works of Greek and Roman antiquity Students will be able to identify aspects of style of the time and place of their origin or the author. Students will be able to effectively separate verbal methods, respectively. any written fine art foundry problems.

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Development of art of ancient Greece and Rome, from its archaic beginnings to the highest period of growth and expansion throughout the Mediterranean. The emergence of fundamentally different art of early Christianity in imperial Rome and the subsequent development.

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



Other requirements

Monitoring of other sources of information


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

History of Romanesque art in Europe. Art pre-Roman and Roman periods in the Czech lands. Gothic art, architecture, sculpture and painting in Europe. Gothic art in the Czech lands. Art of the Italian Renaissance - Early Renaissance Florence.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2020/2021 Summer semester)
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Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100  51
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Occurrence in study plans

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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