Stage combat

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
703MJB Z 1 12 exercise hours (45 min) of instruction per semester, 16 to 21 hours of self-study English, Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

The course will introduce the students to the theoretical and practical aspects of stage combat, empty hand stage combat as well as armed stage combat.

Acquired knowledge and skills are applicable in theater and film practice

Mode of study

Practical hands-on course at the training centre in Poněšice March 5 - 6 2022.

Saturday March 5 2022

10:00 - 13:00 Stage combat - empty handed

14:00 - 17:00 Stage combat - armed

Sunday March 6 2022

10:00 - 13:00 Stage combat

Stage combat lessons are conducted in Czech and English.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

No prior knowledge requirements are needed to enroll in this course.

Gear: sportswear and footwear (compulsory).

During the course it is necessary to pay attention to SAFETY and DISCIPLINE and strictly FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS given by the instructor.

Course contents

The content of the course comprises of the theory and practice of stage combat, empty handed as well as armed.

The practical part of the course starts with basic falls, slips, stances and steps, continuing with basic defensive and offensive movements, attacks, counterattacks and irregular manouvres applicable in empy handed as well as in armed stage combat, which will then develop in set exercises in pairs.

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Assessment methods and criteria

Active participation in the course is necessary for a successful completion of the course. Credits are awarded based on activity in the exercises.

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The course will take place at the training centre in Poněšice under the guidance of MgA. Michael Kňažko.

Further information

Course may be repeated

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans