Course detail

Sculpture Technologies - winter

FaVU-ST2-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Work with polyesters, epoxides and silicon-caoutchoucs (or silicon rubber). Basics of welding (the course of welding will be provided at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering). Work with wood cutting and machine tools. Work with a chain saw. Health and safety measures. Non-traditional sculptor´s materials.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge of technologies.


Basics of sculptural technologies.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Consultations and lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes


Course curriculum

1. Lamination and casting materials, processing, usage.
2. Making laminate and silicone rubber casts.
3. Basics of welding
4. Safe working practices while using wood machining tools, their correct usage and maintennance

Work placements

Not applicable.


To teach the students basic knowledge about working and use of different kinds of materials; to teach them the necessary skills.

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

Attendance at the seminars is mandatory, attendance at the lectures is optional.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Not applicable.

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch ZST , 1. year of study, winter semester, elective

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch , 1. year of study, winter semester, elective

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AS1 , 2. year of study, winter semester, elective

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer