ESA233 Aesthetics of the Middle Ages and Renaissance

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Lenka Lee, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Lenka Lee, Ph.D.
Contact Person: Ing. Ivana Vašinová
Tue 14:00–15:40 D41
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 50 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 8/50, only registered: 1/50, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 1/50
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
To introduce to Middle Age aesthetics.
Learning outcomes
Knowledge of Middle-Age and Renaissance Aesthetics.
  • Boëthius Anselm of Canterbury Pierre Abélard Hugo de Saint Victoire Suger Averroes Albertus Magnus Thomas Aquino William Ockham Leonardo Alberti Palladio da Viglola Serlio
  • Arte e bellezza nell'estetica medievale (Orig.) : Umění a krása ve středověké estetice. info
  • PANOFSKY, Erwin. Význam ve výtvarném umění. Translated by Lubomír Konečný. Vyd. 2., rev. Praha: Academia, 2013. 399 s. ISBN 9788020022363. info
  • ECO, Umberto. Umění a krása ve středověké estetice. Translated by Zdeněk Frýbort. Vydání druhé. Praha: Argo, 2007. 227 stran. ISBN 9788072038923. info
  • TATARKIEWICZ, Wladyslav. Dejiny estetiky. II, Stredoveká estetika. Bratislava: Tatran, 1988. 456 s. : i. info
  • BOËTHIUS, Anicius Manlius Severinu. Boëthius, poslední Říman. Translated by Václav Bahník, Edited by Anežka Vidmanová-Schmidtová. Vyd. 1. Praha: Vyšehrad, 1981. 205 s. : i. info
  • TATARKIEWICZ, Władysław. History of aesthetics. Vol. II, Medieval aesthetics. Edited by C. Barrett. Hague: Mouton, 1970. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written test.
Language of instruction
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019.
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