MDG11 Didactics of Descriptive Geometry

Faculty of Science
autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught in person.
Mgr. Marie Koktavá, Ph.D. (lecturer)
RNDr. Jan Vondra, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Josef Janyška, DSc.
Department of Mathematics and Statistics - Departments - Faculty of Science
Supplier department: Department of Mathematics and Statistics - Departments - Faculty of Science
Thu 15:00–16:50 M5,01013
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
Course objectives
Descriptive geometry as a science; relations between descriptive geometry and other sciences. History of descriptive geometrical methods. Descriptive geometry in educational system; problems of descriptive geometrical education on various types of schools. Space imagination. Didactical methods in descriptive geometry. Control and evaluation of knowledge of students. Stereometry and descriptive geometry.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course student should be ready: to understand and to explaín all high-school's topics of decriptive geometry; to teach high-school descriptive geometry practically.
  • Systematic introduction to the didactics of descriptive geometry.
  • Importance of education in descriptive geometry.
  • Specific features of teaching of desciptive geometry.
  • Aspects of education in different schools due to their various intending as well as to intellectual skills of their students.
  • Checking and testing of students' knowledge and skills of descriptive geometry and its marking.
  • Methods of solving math problems.
  • Preparation of students for teaching standard topics of high-school descriptive geopmetry: Monge orhogonal projection, orthogonal axonometry.
  • POMYKALOVÁ, Eva. Deskriptivní geometrie pro střední školy. 1. vyd. Praha: Prometheus, 2010. 350 s. ISBN 9788071964001. info
  • PISKA, Rudolf and Václav MEDEK. Deskriptivní geometrie. Díl I [Piska, 1972]. Vyd. 2., přeprac. a rozš. Praha: SNTL - Nakladatelství technické literatury, 1972. 429 s. info
  • HARANT, Michal and Oldřich LANTA. Deskriptivní geometrie. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1965. 283 s. info
  • KADEŘÁVEK, František and Josef KLÍMA. Deskriptivní geometrie. Vyd. 3. Praha: Jednota českých matematiků a fyziků, 1946. 420 s. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Active participation in lessons, home works.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught once in two years.

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