Architectual institute in Prague

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  • accredited Bachelor's programme in ARCHITECTURE 
  • completely in English
  • 3-year full time study, 180 credits (ECTS)

BACHELOR'S PROGRAMME

Every regular or transfer student has to fulfil the complete Study Plan, to receive the Bc. degree at ARCHIP – either by taking the course or by having it recognized. It is possible to recognize only recent courses from a similar accredited programme (in progress), finished with C or a better grade, supported by original/verified transcripts translated into English. A minimum possible length of study at ARCHIP for transfer students is 3 terms. We also welcome visiting students.

The credit system and the classification scale is based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), allowing for student mobility.

ARCHIP gradua­tes are prepared to continue with a Master´s programme at ARCHIP or another college/university or to take up practice, at a corresponding le­vel.

STUDENT WORKS

“Inside Outside”_living within Karlín former barracks_summer 2015/16
“Inside Outside”_living within Karlín former barracks_summer 2015/16
“Inside Outside”_living within Karlín former barracks_summer 2015/16
“Operation: In[cube]ator”_temporary dwelling on Karlín´s river bank_winter 2015/16
"Culturail Forum"_negotiating a spatial fabric_2nd term_summer 2014/15
"Culturail Forum"_adaptive re-use of an industrial hall_4th term_summer 2014/15
"Culturail Forum"_a center for the past and future in Bubny_6th term_summer 2014/15
“Bubny Fields”_the interior space of the city_winter 2014/15
“Bubny Fields”_the interior space of the city_winter 2014/15
“Bubny Fields”_the interior space of the city_winter 2014/15
“Art Kampus”_the Kampa Museum extension_summer 2013/14
“Art Kampus” _the Kampa Museum extension_summer 2013/14
“Kyje Link”_terraced urban housing in Prague 14_winter 2013/14
“Microspace”_reinventing the Microna buliding_summer 2012/13

ACADEMIC YEAR

2016/2017

WINTER TERM

SEP 19, 2016 (Mo) –JAN 13, 2017 (Fr)

Christmas Holidays DEC 22, 2016 (Th)–JAN 4, 2017 (We)

WINTER EXAMINATION PERIOD

JAN 16, 2017 (Mo)–FEB 10, 2017 (Fr)

SUMMER TERM

FEB 13, 2017 (Mo)–MAY 19, 2017 (Fr)

Easter Holidays APR 14, 2017 (Fri)–APR 17, 2017 (Mo)

SUMMER EXAMINATION PERIOD

MAY 22, 2017 (Mo)–JUN 30, 2017 (Fr)

SUMMER HOLIDAYS

JUL 3, 2017 (Mo)–SEP 15, 2017 (Fr)

STUDY PLAN

The concept of teaching is based on putting architecture in the context of other disciplines.

The instruction is organised in a simple and straightforward way; the courses are divided into study years as per a fixed framework. Standard week hour load is 24–26 hours and the duration of one teaching hour is 45 minutes.

TERM 1 credits hours form completion
Architectural Design 1 – AD1 10 6+2 ST SW
Construction 1 – C1 5 2+2 L+S SW+E
Graphic Software – GS 3 3 S SW
History of Architecture 1 – HA1 2 2 L SW+E
Geometry – G 3 1+2 L+S SW+E
Introduction to Studies – IS 3 2 L SW
Sociology – SO 3 1+1 L+S SW+E
TERM 2 credits hours form completion
Architectural Design 2 – AD2 10 6+2 ST SW
Construction 2– C2 5 2+2 L+S SW+E
Drawing – D 3 3 ST SW
History of Architecture 2 – HA2 2 2 L SW+E
Mathematics – M 3 1+2 L+S SW+E
Fundaments of Urbanism – FU 3 2 L SW
Philosophy – P 2 1+1 L+S SW+E
Professional English – PE 3 1+1 L+S SW+E
TERM 3 credits hours form completion
Architectural Design 3 – AD3 10 6+2 ST SW
Non-bearing Structures – NS 5 2+2 L+S SW+E
Sculpture and Modelling – SM 3 3 ST SW
Statics – S 3 1+2 L+S SW+E
History of Architecture 3 – HA3 2 2 L SW+E
History of Art 1 – HT1 2 1+1 L+S SW
Master Planning – MPL 3 2 L SW
Project Presentation – PP 3 1+1 L+S SW
TERM 4 credits hours form completion
Architectural Design 4 – AD4 10 6+2 ST SW
Load-bearing Structures – LS 5 2+2 L+S SW+E
Photography – PT 3 3 S SW
Building Environment – BE 3 3 S SW
History of Architecture 4 – HA4 2 2 L SW+E
History of Art 2 – HT2 2 1+1 L+S SW
Urban Design – UD 3 1+1 L+S SW
Ecology – E 2 2 S SW+E
TERM 5 credits hours form completion
Architectural Design 5 – AD5 10 6+2 ST SW
Building Technology – BT 5 2+2 L+S SW+E
Painting and Art of Concept – PC 3 3 ST SW
Sustainable Architecture – SA 3 3 S SW
Modern Architecture – MA 2 2 L SW+E
Product Design – PD 3 2 ST SW
Landscape Design – LD 2 1+1 L+S SW
Monument Preservation – MP 2 1+1 L+S SW+E
TERM 6 credits hours form completion
Architectural Design 6 – AD6 15 10+2 ST SW+E
Contemporary Construction – CC 5 4 S SW
Graphic Design – GD 3 3 S SW
Contemporary Architecture – CA 2 2 L SW
Preparing for Practice – PC 5 3 S SW

 

L lecture
S seminar
ST studio
SW semestral work
E examination