GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
DESIGN CULTURE I/ENT 121
Course Title: DESIGN CULTURE I
Credits 2 ECTS 3
Semester 1 Compulsory/Elective Compulsory
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Assoc. Prof. NADİRE ŞULE ATILGAN
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
   http://mim-eut.gazi.edu.tr/
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  suleatilgan@yahoo.com
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Getting basic knowledge related to art, artwork, design, design object, production, mass production, learning basic concepts about visual culture








 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
  There is no recommended optional programme component for this course.
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week   Design and Design Culture
2. Week   Concept of style
3. Week  Concept of function
4. Week  Concept of genre
5. Week  Concept of aesthetics and beauty
6. Week  Art, artwork, art production
7. Week   Production, mass production, copy
8. Week   Midterm
9. Week  Production of culture
10. Week  Consumption of culture and art
11. Week  Student presentations: Modern art movements
12. Week  Student presentations: Modern art movements
13. Week  Student presentations: Modern art movements
14. Week  Student presentations: Modern art movements
15. Week  
16. Week  
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  1.Munari, B., 1980, Design as Art. Middle East Technical University Faculty of Architecture Printing Facilities. Ankara.
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
   Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
   Not Applicable
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
40
 Assignment
3
20
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
60
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
40
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
16
3
48
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
0
 Reading
6
1
6
 Searching in Internet and Library
0
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
6
2
12
 Preparing Presentation
0
 Presentation
0
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
0
 Final and Studying for Final
0
 Other
0
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
66
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
2.64
 ECTS: 
3
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1Having knowledge and understanding on intellectual, discursive, scientific, technologic, aesthetics, artistic, historic, cultural, legal and ethical issues in Industrial Design field.X
2Ability of creative problem solving, with using research based, conceptual and theoretical knowledge in user centered design solutions.X
3Ability to make use of economy, marketing, consumer behaviors, ergonomics and social psychology knowledge based on product user relation and sustainability criterias throughout project development.X
4Ability to use and test materials and manufacturing processes based on engineering fundamentals and interdisciplinary communication while developing conceptual projects.X
5Ability to represent and express the idea of product that developed; with 2 and 3 dimensional visualization techniques .X
6Ability to work in a design project as a team member or to manage the design project independently.X
7Ability to take responsibilities individually and to synthesize interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary tasks with self confidence in industrial design field.X
8Ability to evaluate the knowledge and abilities in the field with critical and dialectical approaches. Ability to motivate themselves for their personal and professional developments. Having learning abilities, learning requirements are determined, planned and applied.X
9Ability to use one foreign language at least a level of European Language Portfolio B1 General Level in industrial design field to read up to date information and communicate with colleagues.X
10Ability to use computer-based programs at least an advanced level in European Computer Driving License to use digital technologies interactive.X
11Ability to critsize the gained knowledge with a critical and dialectical approach.X