DU0105 Essay to the Gradual Examination

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Martin Deutsch, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Michaela Hojdysz (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Petra Lexová (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Sabina Rosenbergová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. Ivan Foletti, MA, Docteur es Lettres, Docent in Church History
Department of Art History – Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: prof. Ivan Foletti, MA, Docteur es Lettres, Docent in Church History
Supplier department: Department of Art History – Faculty of Arts
DU0102 Introduction - Art History && DU0101 Introduction - History of Art
DU0101; DU0102
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
The aim of the final written essay is to make students acquainted with the art historical description of an art work.
  • Description of an architecture or art work from the Czech or foreign art museum (e.g. Kunsthistorischen Museum in Vienna), which the student knew from autopsy, not only from the reproduction, its basic processing (in particular iconography, informations of the author and basic characteristic of his oeuvre and its development in connection with the researched art work, and also the bibliography concerning the art work and its author).
  • The final essay has a character of knowledgeable compilation, which is written on the basis of the detailed study of the chosen art work and the informations of the existing literature.
  • ŠANDEROVÁ, Jadwiga and Alena MILTOVÁ. Jak číst a psát odborný text ve společenských vědách : několik zásad pro začátečníky. Vydání první. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2005, 209 stran. ISBN 9788086429403. info
Teaching methods
Homework - written essay - description of an art work.
Assessment methods
Written essay - description of an art work.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Information on completion of the course: Podmínkou ukončení je napsání písemné práce
The course is taught annually.
General note: PZk je nutno složit na závěr prvního, propedeutického roku.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: esej k postupové zkoušce.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023, Spring 2025.
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