History of Stage and Costume Design 2

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203DSK2 ZK 4 2T Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

To introduce students to the history of costuming design and set-design in the Czech lands, their most important stages and relations to European costuming design and set-design. To acquaint students with the methods used in the creation of modern theatre costuming and setting space and clarify their principles.

Mode of study

Lectures on samples of the work of the most significant Czech costumming artist and set-designers, Sources of inspiration and relationships to European set-design and costuming.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

203DSK1 lectures.

Course contents

Lectures and classes with presentations of the most important costuming and set-design works of the Czech Theatre avant garde of the 1920s and 30s. A course paper on a selected topic in the history of avant garde set-design. Searching for sources of inspiration and contexts of set-design.

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Assessment methods and criteria

75% attendance at lectures and classes, independent creation of the course paper and its presentation (approx. 10 pages of text), final test or oral exam.

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

room S202
Zasedací místnost

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
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Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Fri 13:00–14:00 Vlasta KOUBSKÁ Zasedací místnost
Karlova 26, Praha 1
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