Costume 2

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
203AKO2 Z 4 12 hours (45 min) of instruction per semester, 91 to 111 hours of self-study English summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

An auxiliary course to Set-design study. This contributes to comprehensive set-design and text interpretation.

This covers the understanding of the purpose of costuming in theatre production, develops conceptual thinking based on a drama and analysis of drama situations. This reinforces artistic communication and basic knowledge of materials for executing costuming proposals.

Mode of study

Individual consultations on prepared sketches and drawings, inspirational sources, analysis of dramatic situations, costuming proposals and executions.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Artistic communication and dramatic thought. A good bearing in the study: fine art, Material culture and literature. Creativity and continuity skills.

Course contents

Studio instruction devoted to the development of thought in creating a drama figure and an introduction to starting points and conditions for creating the costuming. This course covers the costuming creative, color and material treatments with an emphasis on the dramatic starting point of costuming.

Recommended or required reading

J. Arnold - Patterns off Fashion 1-2-3

R. Crill, J. Wearden, V. Wilson - Dress in Detail

Kyoto costume institute - Fashion 18.-20. century

A. Racinet - The Costume History

E. Thielle - Geschichte des Kostümes

L. Kybalová - Das Grosse Bilderlexikon der Mode

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on: attendance, drama thinking skills, drama situation analysis, creativity and continuity, artistry.

Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans