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Course syllabus 1_DKR1_D - Drawing for Designers I (FA - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 1_DKR1_D
Course unit title: Drawing for Designers I
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
seminar3 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Design - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Periodic tutorials supervising created sketches – 20%
Acquired material – 30%
A selected and exhibited collection of sketches representing the process of sketching (min. 10 pieces, min. format A3) – 50%
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Acquiring and mastering design drawing as the most credible technique of artistic exploration. Drawing as a way of thinking in the most natural form in the designing process – from outlining the problem to searching for ideas and developing the form of an understandable information unit.
Course contents:
- introduction to Drawing for Designers I course – explanation of philosophy and theory of designer drawing and designer thinking in drawing
- types and techniques of designer drawings, demonstration of designer drawing
- sketching of ideas and designer’s concepts based on an inspiration resource
- sketching of analysis and form exploration in the designing process, experimenting with sketches
- generating solutions, development of designs in drawing
- author’s expressive communication sketch suitable for feedback
Recommended or required reading:
PIPES, A. Drawing for Designers, Drawing skills, Concept sketches, Computer systems, Illustration, Tools and materials, Presentations, Production techniques. London: Laurence King Publishing, 2007. 224 p. ISBN 978-1-85669-533-6.
PIPES, A. Drawing for Designers. London : Laurence King, 2007. 224 p. ISBN 978-1-85669-533-6.
HENRY, K. Drawing for Product Designers. London : Laurence King, 2012. 208 p. ISBN 978-1-85669-743-9.
EISSEN, K. -- STEURT, R. Sketching, drawing techniques for product designers. Amsterdam: BIS Publishers, 2007. 256 p.
BALÁŽ, M. Technológie nezávislého umeleckého badánia. In LABUDOVÁ, Z. Transtechdesign - transfer technológií do dizajnu: zborník z vedeckej konferencie s medzinárodnou účasťou, 13. - 14.3.2013, Bratislava. 1st ed. Bratislava : CVTI SR, 2013, p. 81--89. ISBN 978-80-89354-15-3.

Language of instruction: slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 142

35,9 %43,0 %14,8 %4,2 %1,4 %0,7 %
Name of lecturer(s): Mgr. art. Martin Baláž, ArtD. (examiner, instructor, person responsible for course) - slovak
Last modification: 30. 4. 2019
Supervisor: Mgr. art. Martin Baláž, ArtD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 04/30/2019.

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