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Course syllabus 1_URB2_AU - Town-Planning II (FA - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 1_URB2_AU
Course unit title: Town-Planning II
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Architecture and Urban Design - bachelor (compulsory), 6. semester
Architecture and Urban Design (study in English) - bachelor (compulsory), 6. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: passed Urban Typology I (1_URB1_AU)
Assesment methods:
The interim evaluation is based on a semester work. Student works out the semester work within ten A3 formats and actively attends twelve regular exercises with consultation according to the timetable. Every part of the semester work is evaluated separately. Evaluation of the semester work represents 40% of the final grade; the remaining 60% is represented by the exam.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of the course is to clarify the basic principles of the spatial structure of the settlements, with regard to their historical, as well as future development. The course deals with the topic of the functional-operational and mass-spatial structure of cities and rural settlements. The principles of urbanity and identity are clarified. The course deals with the influence of various determinants and aspects of development, as well as with the changes and prospects of urban structures.
Exercise represents an analytical semester work focused on a particularly selected settlement where the theoretical knowledge from lectures is verified. The student evaluates the overall development of the settlement and summarizes the limits, problems and potentials for further development of its urban structure.

Course contents:
The course provides a theoretical explanation of the basic issues of creation and conception of settlements as urban environments of cities and rural settlements. It clarifies the basic principles of the structure of the settlements in terms of their developmental nature, transformations and development assumptions. The specific topic is the urban composition of the settlements. The course clarifies the principles of urbanity and settlement identity. It deals with the influence of various effects and determinatives on the development of urban structures. The relation between the mass-spatial and functional-operational structure of the city is explained. The course puts emphasis on creating city images and the importance of the perception of exterior and interior images of the settlement.

Recommended or required reading:
HRUŠKA, E. K tvorbe urbanistického prostredia. Bratislava : Šport, 1985. 129 p.

Alexy,T.: Rekonštrukcia sídiel, FA STU, 1990
Halík, P, Kratochvíl, P, Nový, P: Architektura a mesto, Academia vied Praha, 1998
Hruška, E: Stavba miest, SAV Bratislava, 1972
kol.VÚVA Brno: Zásady a pravidlá UP, časť2. a časť3. ,1986
Lynch, K.: Obraz mesta, Praha 2004
Marhold , K.: Urbanistická typologia II., ČVUT, 1996
Petríková, D, Finka, M: Trajektória územného rozvoja, FA STU Bratislava, 2006
Trnkus, F: Urbanistická kompozícia, FA STU, 2000

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 552

35,9 %26,6 %26,6 %7,6 %3,3 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. arch. Miloš Diežka (examiner, instructor)
Ing. arch. Karol Görner, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. arch. Viktor Kasala (examiner, instructor)
prof. Ing. arch. Bohumil Kováč, PhD. (lecturer)
doc. Ing. arch. Alžbeta Sopirová, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Last modification: 30. 4. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. arch. Alžbeta Sopirová, CSc. and programme supervisor

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

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