Course: Animation

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Course title Animation
Course code KVV/EANIM
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Horáček Martin, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Šobáňová Petra, doc. Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
The discipline introduces museums and galleries as modern educational institutions for all age categories of visitors. During seminars, the students get acquainted with so called animations. They find their meaning, typology and structure. Theoretical part of seminars will be completed with practical demonstrations of animation programmes in MUO.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Observation, Activating (Simulations, Games, Dramatization)
  • Attendace - 39 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 21 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Introduction to the development of aesthetic educational movement with respect to current possibilities and forms of art mediation. Analysis of works of art. Forms, possibilities and conditions of work of art interpretation. Practical part: gallery and extra-gallery animation using various methods of communication with art works, elaboration of animation documents.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Preparation or realization of the gallery animation in the partner cultural institution according to own scenario utilizing own author tools (animation sheets and artefacts). Participation in teaching 80%.
Recommended literature
  • HORÁČEK, Radek. (1998). Galerijní animace a zprostředkování umění. Brno.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Teaching the visual arts at secondary school and primary art school (NA16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter