Course detail

Studio IV - Graphic Design 2 - winter

FaVU-B4PK-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Work internship in czech or foreign professional studio, or participation on studio lessons: focus on the training of key skills: critical thinking, analytical thinking, verbal and written expression, self-presentation.

The studio statement is the axis of education in all years of study:

Every Wednesday you will be encouraged and led to find your own way of working.
We focus on discovering a role of today’s graphic designer.
We don’t give an easy guidelines “how to do it”.
You will analyze the assignments, take a stand on them and find solutions.
You will experience the pressure of one-day tasks and the enthusiasm of a completed long-term project.
We cooperate with czech and foreign lecturers and foreign students.
We are more moderators than teachers.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Active student able to explain and defend his / her work.


Theoretical and practical experience from the closed sixth semester of study.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Group consultations between teacher and students about the assigned semestral tasks. Teaching includes lectures and workshops on semestral (year) theme provided by external lecturers.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Credit and exam. The condition for granting the credit is the presentation and submission of all semestral projects. The studio exam evaluates the assigned task and work and activity throughout the semester.

Course curriculum

A. Students formulate the topic of their bachelor project.
B. Work internship in czech / foreign professional studio or participation on studio lessons:

1. Teachers determine the theme of semester (or year).
2. The tasks reflect semestral (or yearly) theme.
3. Lecture / workshop of an external lecturer on semestral (or yearly) theme.
4. Collective work on presentation of our studio at “FAVU Open Doors”.
5. Presentation of the selected semestral project before the committee, comments and marking.
6. Exhibition of selected semestral projects during faculty event “Enter FAVU”.

Work placements

Not applicable.


The aim of the study are active students who test their skills in contextual practice. They get an internship in czech or foreign professional studio.

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

Mandatory individual consultation.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Karel Teige a typografie Polana Bregantová, Lenka Bydžovská a Karel Srp Nakladatelství Arbor vitae (CS)
Experimental Jetset Statement and Counter-statement: Notes on Experimental Jetset (ed. Jon Sueda) Roma Publications, 2015 (EN)
Katalog 27. Bienále Brno Radim Peško, Tomáš Celizna, Adam Macháček Moravská galerie v Brně, 2016 (CS)
Karel Teige a typografie Polana Bregantová, Lenka Bydžovská a Karel Srp Nakladatelství Arbor vitae Karel Teige a typografie Polana Bregantová, Lenka Bydžovská a Karel Srp Nakladatelství Arbor vitae (CS)

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AGD2 , 4. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


195 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer