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Course syllabus N416A2_4I - Applied Color Theory (FCFT - WS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit title: Applied Color Theory
Course unit code: N416A2_4I
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits:
Exam (3 credits)
Name of lecturer:
prof. Ing. Michal Čeppan, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student acquires knowledge on basics of theory of color, colorimetry and evaluation of color differences and will be able to utilize this knowledge in survey and evaluation of status of objects of heritage
Prerequisites and co-requisites:
Course contents:
Light and color, physical principles of visual sensation, photometry
Vision and color vision, origin of visual sensation, psychophysical attributes of color, color vision deficiency
Objective measurement of color: colorimetry, colorimetric color spaces, colorimeters
Color differences
Color Order Systems
Additive and subtractive color synthesis
Colorants, relation of chemical structure and color, classification of colorants
Color photography
Properties and evaluation of color image
Degradation of colorants and color layers, bleaching
Case studies of application of color theory and colorimetry in analysis of objects of cultural heritage
Recommended or required reading:
HUNT, R W G. Measuring Colour. New York: Wiley, 2011. 300 p. ISBN 978-1-119-97537-3.
JOHNSTON-FELLER , R. Color Science in the Examination of Museum Objects: Nondestructive Procedures (Tools for Conservation). Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 2001. 360 p. ISBN 0-89236-586-2.
GREEN, P. Colour Management in Heritage Photography, in Digital Heritage (edited by L. MacDonald). Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006. 25 p. ISBN 978-0-75-066183-6.
JACOBSON, R. -- MACDONALD, L. Assessing Image Quality in Digital Heritage (edited by L. MacDonald). Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006. 25 p. ISBN 978-0-75-066183-6.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
Assesment methods and criteria:
Presentation of thesis on selected topic; examination - evaluation according to the Study regulations in force
Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Work placement(s):
There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 01/29/2019.

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