Course detail

Studio III - Product Design - summer

FaVU-B3PD-LAcad. year: 2018/2019

In connection with special courses of plastics technology and the fabrication for designers, the emphasis is on utilization of the potential of production technologies. Cooperation with a specific company is preferred.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Interconnection of the basics of theoretic studies with practical atelier work.


Mastering the theory and practice of the subject.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Consultations, lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Semester exam project.

Course curriculum

Students work on projects including anthropometric and ergonomic aspects of designing. Furniture or sets of objects with respect to unity of style and identity of the whole.

Work placements

Not applicable.


To master the technology of the studied subject. The student is actively involved in definition of the assignment and should be familiar with the methods of work so that he is able to master a complex project in a given time.

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

Lessons are mandatory.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Basic literature

Thackara,J. (ed): Design After Modernism
Mackenzie, D.: Green Design. Design for the Environment
Pauly J. & Hulák J.: DESIGNPRO
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 , 3. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


156 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer