Course code MākZ2028
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 student independent work hours
2 3 32 4 48
E-courses MākZ2028: Colouristics III
Course annotation The study course is devoted to the colour as a mean of expressing an idea. The aim of the course is to give students an option to obtain different techniques of colouring and applying them in different fields of art (painting, graphics, applied art). Colour and shape. The practicality and design (colour, ornament) of an object. Technical methods used in different styles of painting. Analysis of the artworks is included in the course. Students will be able to develop a good sense of colour therefore development of aesthetic thinking, creative personality will be stimulated.

Results A satisfactory completion of this course would mean that the students have gained practical technical skills to use colour in applied and decorative art and design and widen perspective look at the speciality.
Course plan 1.Colour as one of the most important means of expression, use of colour in accordance with the field of art, age, geographic setting, etc. Symbolism of colourL 1, L.d 4
2.Colour harmony. Principles of development the color palette of company style L 1, Ld 7
3. Optical illusions of colour L 1, L.d 5
4.Using the technique of different styles of an artworkL 1, L.d 5
5.Using the technique of cubists, copy of an artwork L.d 7












Requirements for obtaining credit points Two interim exibitions, 35% each
Final exam - exibition, 30%


Study programmes Art