Graphic Design and Photography 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
307EGD1 ZK 2 2T English winter

Subject guarantor

Štěpánka ŠIMLOVÁ

Name of lecturer(s)


Learning outcomes of the course unit

Treatment of the proposal and typesetting of a simple document with an emphasis on the relationship between the photo image, typeface and graphics.

Mode of study


Zimní semestr: zápočet

Letní semestr: klasifikovaný zápočet

Hodnotí se tvořivé uchopení tématu, schopnost průběžné kritické reflexe vlastní práce a technická správnost provedení.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course contents

Learning or expansion of knowledge of graphics software (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop), and the broadening of practical knowledge of graphics, overview of typography classification and layout. Acquiring an overview of print technology and its application. From all this results pre-print preparations and preparations for digital publishing.

Outcome: Composite - creation of a comprehensive graphics image, made up of orginal photo-material, original layout and artistic elements. Topics of this assignment come from consultations. A printed result is preferred, whether linked to a student's studio project, a classmates project or other topic consulted upon. The outcome may be a publication, photo-editorial, leaflet or series of posters. In any case, focus wil be on the formal quality and aesthetic development. Part of the assignment is topic research, its analysis and consultation.

Recommended or required reading

No recommended study materials.

Assessment methods and criteria


Winter semester: credit

Summer semester: Graded credit

The creativity in the topic, ability to continually critically reflect upon one's work and technical appropriateness of the performance are evaluated.



Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

room TR 304
Tržiště -st. intermedia

(Tržiště 20, Praha 1 (vchod z Rektorátu AMU, Malostranské nám. 12))
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Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Mon 15:40–17:15 Jakub ŠTĚPÁNEK Tržiště -st. intermedia
Tržiště 20, Praha 1 (vchod z Rektorátu AMU, Malostranské nám. 12)
lecture parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans