Course detail

Studio I - Painting 1 - winter

FaVU-B1M1- ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Students are introduced to the technological and artistic basics of studio work. They perform basic tasks according to assignments of the studio head.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge of basic studio technologies. The mastering of drawing and painting according to the model, the ability of individual solution, the ability to formulate one´s own themes.


The prerequisite is defined by artistic and theoretic abilities shown at entrance exams.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching takes place in the form of group and individual consultations of the teacher with the students over the assigned semestral tasks. Teaching includes lectures and workshops on semester (theme) topics provided by external lecturers. During the semester students take part in at least one excursion to foreign museums and galleries. Once every two semesters, a painter's stay (plenary) takes place.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Credit conditions: the amount and quality of work, the level of interaction with the teacher, effort and diligence.

Course curriculum

Study of the basic means of expressions of painting, drawing..., materials, techniques and their relations.
Individual themes.
Themes originated in consultations...

Work placements

Not applicable.


Introduction to the studies in the atelier.
Development of drawing and painting abilities according to reality, expression of real relations through individual dispositions and intentions.
Development of drawing and painting means of expression.
Possibilities of solution of traditional (study) themes - orientation.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Lessons are mandatory.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Bohuslav Slánský, Technika v malířské tvorbě, SNKLHU 1959
Podoba a smysl malby v současném umění, Sborník symposia AVU 1994
Karl Ruhrberg:Umění 20.stol., Taschen 2004

Recommended reading

Cennino Cennini: Traktát o malířských technikách
D. I. Kiplik: Technika malby

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AM1 , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


156 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer