VVm002 Aesthetics

Faculty of Education
Autumn 2023
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
Mgr. et Mgr. Adam Franc, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. PaedDr. Radek Horáček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Mgr. Blahoslav Rozbořil, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Blahoslav Rozbořil, Ph.D.
Department of Art – Faculty of Education
Contact Person: Mgr. et Mgr. Jana Nedomová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Art – Faculty of Education
Tue 19:00–19:50 učebna 6
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 7 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
The student acquaints himself with the terminology and the essence of aesthetics and can orient himself in the basic developmental stages.
Learning outcomes
- The student is oriented in the main development stages of aesthetics, has an idea about the concepts and attitudes of important personalities and can interpret the basic knowledge from the history of aesthetics and treat them as a theoretical background for the teaching of art education.
  • subject, definition, basic literature and basic concepts of aesthetics
  • antique, art theory and aesthetics
  • the ideal of beauty and aesthetic standards of the Renaissance era
  • enlightenment concepts of aesthetics
  • 1956 - Venice - the independence of aesthetics as a unique science discipline
  • the relationship of art theory and aesthetics in the present
    required literature
  • Umění, krása, šeredno : texty z estetiky 20. století. Edited by Vlastimil Zuska. Vyd. 1. Praha: Karolinum. 369 s. ISBN 8024605406. 2003. info
  • ZUSKA, Vlastimil. Estetika : úvod do současnosti tradiční disciplíny. Vyd. 1. V Praze: Triton. 132 s. ISBN 8072541943. 2001. info
  • MORPURGO-TAGLIABUE, Guido. Současná estetika. Edited by Miloš Jůzl, Translated by Zdena Plošková. 1. vyd. Praha: Odeon. 552 s. 1985. URL info
    recommended literature
  • PODHAJSKÝ, František A. Jan Mukařovský a současná estetika (Jan Mukařovský and contemporary aesthetics). In Jan Mukařovský dnes. Tradice a perspektiva českého strukturalismu. 2012. Program konference. info
Teaching methods
lectures, class discussion
Assessment methods
Conspecting from current literature.
Other requirements: watching and visiting theoretical lectures in museums and galleries.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, autumn 2020, Autumn 2021, Autumn 2022.
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