History and Theory of Photography 1
Tomáš DVOŘÁK, Josef LEDVINA, Michal ŠIMŮNEK
Name of lecturer(s)
Tomáš DVOŘÁK, Václav JANOŠČÍK, Josef LEDVINA, Michal ŠIMŮNEK
Learning outcomes of the course unit
students are introduced to the history of photography, media and visual culture of the 19th century and contemporary theoretical and historiographical approaches
Mode of study
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended or required reading
see course contents
texts for download:
Assessment methods and criteria
A requirement for completing the course attendance requirements (max. 2 absences per semester are tolerated), submission of both required results (if not submitted then only one paper on the assigned date, overall course grade: F).
The following grades are determined by the content of the two results (100-90% = A, 90-80% = B, 80-70% = C, 70-60% = D, 60-50% = E, 50-0% = F).
40% - 1st written paper of 2 -3 standard pages, description & interpretation of a 19th-century photograph.
Due date: November 30, 2018
60% - 2nd written paper of 5 - 10 standard pages on a priorly agreed topic must be submitted by January 7, 2019 (both texts in .doc/.odt/.pdf format sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. If there is no confirmation of the sent email recieved the paper will be considered NOT submitted.
The examwill have the form of a discussion of both texts with the teacher.
This course is scheduled every year.
This course is an elective for all AMU students
Schedule for winter semester 2018/2019:
Schedule for summer semester 2018/2019:
The schedule has not yet been prepared
The subject is a part of the following study plans
- Photography CZ - Bachelor - 1819 (required subject)