Course detail

Studio II - Product Design - summer

FaVU-B2PD-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Students develop their experiences from practical subjects and interconnect them with the knowledge gained from theoretic areas and technology.The assignments include consumer items, solitaires in the field of residential furniture, packaging using means of expression (the color and texture of the material). The emphasis is on the designing method. Students get familiar with technologies of computer aided design: digital drawing, 3D modeling, rendering.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Individual approach to the technologies of the studied subject.


Basic knowledge of the studied subject.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Consultations, lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Semester exam project.

Course curriculum

The following solutions are assigned: consumer objects, piece furniture objects, covers, with the emphasis put on the means of expression like colour and material structure.

Work placements

Not applicable.


To elaborate basic exercises in the studied subject.

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

Thackara,J. (ed): Design After Modernism
Jennifer Hudson: 1000 new designs
Collins,M. - Papadakis,A.: Post-Modern Design
H. Gardiner, CH.Gere, ed.: Art Practice in a Digital Culture

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch APD , 2. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


156 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer