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Course syllabus 2_STA_A - Contemporary Architecture (FA - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 2_STA_A
Course unit title: Contemporary Architecture
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 4
Recommended semester/trimester: Architecture - master (compulsory), 3. semester
Architecture (study in English) - master (compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
participation in lectures and seminars, delivery of seminar work, discussion
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student knows the directions and trends of contemporary architecture, their origin, context and major exponents. Understands the broader social and cultural conditions of the trends can recognize their formal language. Is familiar with the current architectural literature, is aware of the essential architectural periodicals on local and international level. Is able to analyse individual authors’ approaches. Can identify, describe and justify his or her own inspirations in contemporary architecture. He understands the relationship of current trends and historical development of architecture.
Course contents:
Lectures: Modern as an unfinished project? Regionalist architecture or architecture of the region? Centre and periphery; Actual centres of architectural debate; Architecture on the edge; Tradition and innovation in contemporary architecture; The complex of building; Architectural activism
Exercises: Treatment of selected topics of contemporary architecture (concept, work, trend, architect)
Recommended or required reading:
Architectural Design. London : ISSN 0003-8504.
Architektur aktuell.
MORAVČÍKOVÁ, H. -- BARTOŠOVÁ, N. -- JANÁK, M. -- ZAIČEK, M. Reflexie architektúry: 9,10,11,12/2016. Bratislava : Spektrum STU, 2017. 351 p. ISBN 978-80-227-4698-4.

MORAVČÍKOVÁ, H. -- BARTOŠOVÁ, N. -- JANÁK, M. Reflexie architektúry: 9,10,11,12/2017. Bratislava : SPEKTRUM STU, 2018. 415 s. ISBN 978-80-227-4820-9.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 456

32,0 %30,0 %30,0 %6,6 %1,1 %0,3 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. arch. Monika Bočková (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - slovak, english
prof. Dr. Ing. arch. Henrieta Moravčíková (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
Last modification: 30. 4. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Dr. Ing. arch. Henrieta Moravčíková and programme supervisor

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

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