Spatial Representation Systems

Plastic Arts - Painting and Intermedia
2 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 15,0 PL + 7,0 OT

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students should become familiar with the traditional
representation systems, in particular with conic projection. On completion of course they should be able to interpret, describe and produce rather complex objects with a good degree of accuracy and autonomy.

Program
Introduction
Representation Systems
Cylindrical and parallel projections.
Conic or central projections.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment. Tests and coursework.
Passing requirements:
Attendance to 63% of taught lessons + continuous assessment >=9,50 marks or Exam >=9,50 marks.

Bibliography
- Gill, R. (1989). Desenho de Perspectiva. Lisboa: Presença
- Ribeiro, C. (1991). Geometria Projectiva. Lisboa: Europress

Method of interaction
Theoretical/practical classes involving presentation of concepts and topics
and exercise solving.

Software used in class