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Course syllabus 51422_5B - Colours in Spatial Interaction (FA - WS 2012/2013)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 51422_5B
Course unit title: Colours in Spatial Interaction
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 2
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Prerequisites for registration: passed Colour (51430_5B)
Assesment methods:
seminar papers or designs
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The course aims at strengthening students' awareness of the effects of colours -especially surface colours - and understanding them as an integral part of visual perception, understanding their influences on the design impact, on marketing and the importance of understanding and foreseeing trends.
Through better knowledge of the impacts of colour interactions on appearance, on meanings and aesthetical manifestations and links students shall be encouraged to experiment with active and conscious goal-oriented influencing of colour appearance, as well as to test these effects on model situations.
Course contents:
Lectures: the notion of colour, the role of colour, colour characteristics. Terminology. Visual perception and space - environment; object / product colour - criteria for colour choices and design principles. Colour effects and interactions, including psychological ones, the aesthetic colour theory, principles of harmony. Colour as an integral part of the creative design process. Colour preferences and trends in relationship to products. Colour analyses, the conceptual colour design process.
Seminars: Weeks 1-4: introduction, colour and light, colour and nature, colour and surfaces, planes, colour and space, visual perception. Weeks 5-8: colour effects, preferences and trends. Weeks 9-12: standards, colorimetry, application tasks - elaboration of a conceptual colour design. Week 13: test
Recommended or required reading:
URLANDOVÁ, A. Encyklopaedia Beliana, IV. zväzok, heslo Farba. Bratislava: Encyklopedický ústav SAV, 2005. 698 p. ISBN 80-224-0847-6.

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Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 96

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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. arch. Andrea Urlandová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Last modification: 15. 10. 2012
Supervisor: doc. Ing. arch. Andrea Urlandová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 10/15/2012.

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