Course code MākZ1030
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 12 20 48
E-courses MākZ1030: Modelling
Course annotation Modelling – objects’ research by using models – as designer’s working method is indispensable in developing professional knowlwdge and competence as well as obtaining experience in creative work in the particular field. A model for its part – elaborate sample, object to be developed or visualized is both content of study subject and a product of professional creative activity.
Results A satisfactory completion of the course would grant an understanding to the students of creating 3 – dimensional constructive objects as well as competence to use in practice modelling as cognitive and creative method of designing.
Course plan 1.Comp[osition of constructive 3- dimensional objects L1,P1
2.Principles of creating constructive volumesL1,P1
3.Logics of material, form and constructionL2,P2
4.Module. Module systemsL2,P2
5.Tectoniocs. Bionics.L2,P2
6.Modelling: copy of an objectL2,P6
7.Creative activity: copy of an architectural objectL2,P6

Requirements for obtaining credit points 2 design works (Theme 6 and 7, 10% each), study tasks and tutorials (Themes 1-5, 4% each)
Obligatory 2 mid-term exibitions (15% each)
Final examination - exibition (30%)



Study programmes Art