Course code MākZ1022
Faculty Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of lecture hours Number of seminars and practical work hours Number of student independent work hours
2 3 32 16 16 48
E-courses MākZ1022: Perspective
Course annotation
The aim of the study course is to introduce into designing the graphic image – drafting of perspective, to inquire into its usability and regularities.

Tasks -  to acquaint with different methods of defining forms and proportions of surrounding objects, to introduce practical approach in students’ creative and independent work.


1.Aquires understanding of the three-dimensional principles of image creation.

2.Has a good knowledge about methods of displaying spatial objects.

3.Knows the possibilities of graphical image and technical rules of drawing drawings.


4.Is able to create linear three- dimensional drawings.

5.Analyzes the role of the wiew point and distance in drawing creation.

6.Can use different scales.


7.Is able to understand the possibilities of creating a spatial drawing image, pepare drawings and vizualizations using traditional methods.
Course plan
1.Basic rules of greating a draft layout L1,P1

2.Key methods of graphic picture L1,P1

3.Elements of designing a perspective, characteristic lines und points L1,P1

4.Measurement of perspective and scales of perspective L1, P1

5.Geometric area design in central perspective L3, P3

6.Grid of perspective L1, P1

7.Perspective or geometric figures L2, P2

8.Cilindric vaults and arches displaying pespective L1, P1

9.Perspective image design using two viewpoints L1, P1

10.Designing shadows in perspective L2, P2

11.Reflecting in mirrors L1, P1

12. Analysis of the image of pespective L1, P1
Requirements for obtaining credit points


1.Midterm show (finished practical work analysis) -20%

2.Midterm show (finished practical work analysis) -20%

3.Practical test -10%

4.Final exam-show (presentation independent practical works) -50%
Study programmes Art