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Course syllabus 1_PIS_D - Script (FA - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 1_PIS_D
Course unit title: Script
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 2
Recommended semester/trimester: Design - bachelor (compulsory), 2. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
During the semester are obligatory consultations in:
a. manual processing assignment
b. own alphabet
c. creating a headline or title
d. creating a professional magazine or book

Control of assigned work during the semester: 4th week, 10th week
Attendance: min. 10 attendances, allowed 3 vindication of absence
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Getting knowledge in:
- the history and the development of script
- usage script in the most modern processes
- creation and the subsequent processing
- typographical regularities and dependencies
The theoretical knowledge will be applied to the specific terms of reference in a practical section (in the creation of professional magazine or book).
Course contents:
Theoretical part:
a. History and development of script
b. The importance and application of scripts
c. Typelist and typefaces
d. The basic structural relationships, cuts and principles of font
e. The most commonly used typefaces (fonts)
f. Exploitation and use of typography

Practical part:
a. Manual processing specified by using geometric shapes (the first step in creating fonts)
b. Design of an own alphabet (manually or digitally)
c. Use the own alphabet to create caption or title (or own name)
d. Creating a professional magazine or book
Recommended or required reading:
VAŇO, D. Písmo a kaligrafia. Topoľčany: LITO, 2005. ISBN 80-968939-9-8.
PECINA, M. Knihy a typografie. Brno: HOST, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7294-813-0.
TSELENTIS, J. Typografie - O funkci a užití písma. Praha: Slovart, 2014. 208 p. ISBN 978-80-739-1807-1.

Language of instruction: slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 165

27,3 %32,7 %20,0 %13,3 %6,7 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Michal Brašeň, ArtD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak
Mgr. art. Petra Pavlík Huraiová (instructor, lecturer) - slovak
Last modification: 15. 5. 2018
Supervisor: Ing. Michal Brašeň, ArtD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 05/15/2018.

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