Graphic Design and Photography 4

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
307GD4 ZK 2 2T Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

The Graphic Design and Photography 4 course continues to expand previously acquired experience and skills in this artistic endeavor. A data carrier and its cover can in today's world can be representative of creative disciplines, whose outputs do not always have a physical form. Considering the artistically oriented program of this study this medium can demonstrate one of many manners of one's presentation, or distribution of an artistic work. The appropriate selection of visual elements used on the cover and included booklet can teach the students to present the context of the content the medium holds.

Mode of study

Instruction is through individual consultations, presentations of examples and explications of work in the program.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Completion of Graphic Design and Photography 3 is required.

Course contents

Output: Cover and booklet for a data carrier.

Recommended or required reading


ANTON, Kelly Kordes, CRUISE, John, eds. Adobe InDesign CC: Oficiální výukový kurz. Brno: Computer Press, Brno, 2017. ISBN 978-80-251-4857-0

BERAN, Vladimír, ed. Aktualizovaný typografický manuál. Osmé vydání. Praha: Kafka design, 2012. ISBN 978-80-260-7606-3

SAMARA, Timothy. Grafický design: Základní pravidla a způsoby jejich porušování. Praha: Slovart, 2016 (2. doplněné vydání). ISBN 978-80-7529-046-5


BAUR, Ruedi, BOOM, Irma, GOGGIN, James, eds. Area 2. London, New York: Phaidon Press, 2008. ISBN 978-0-7148-4855-6

BEEKE, Anthon, BELL, Nick, CATO, Ken, eds. Area. London, New York: Phaidon Press, 2003. ISBN 978-0-7148-4325-4

BROUSIL, Tomáš, DOČEKALOVÁ, Petra, eds. Typo 9010: Czech Digitized Typeface 1990–2010. Praha: BiggBoss, 2015. ISBN 978-80-906019-5-6

TWOPOINTS.NET, ed. Pretty Ugly: Visual Rebellion in Design. Berlin: Gestalten, 2012. ISBN 978-3-89955-423-6

BOSÁK, Petr, JANSA, Robert, eds. Proto: Grafický design a současné umění. Praha:, Vysoká škola uměleckoprůmyslová v Praze, Quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog, 2013. ISBN 978-80-87259-22-1, ISBN 978-80-86863-60-3, ISBN 978-80-905691-0-2

SELBY, Aimee, ed. Art and Text. London: Black Dog Publishing, 2009.

ISBN 978-1-906155-65-0



AYNSLEY, Jeremy. A Century of Graphic Design. New York: Barron’s Educational Series, 2001. ISBN 0-7641-5324-2

HOLLIS, Richard. Graphic Design: A Concise History. London: Thames & Hudson, 2014.

ISBN 978-0-500-20347-7

Assessment methods and criteria

Winter semester - assessment credit

Summer semester - exam

The subject of grading is the final collection, model or photo-documentation of an implemented project. Artistic invention and technical development of the document are graded.

Regular attendance is required for the award of credit



Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans