COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Photography GRA   117 1 1 1.5 2

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Mustafa Can KIZGINDEMİR
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.MUSTAFA CAN KIZGINDEMİR1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Using photograph in expressing human life. Learning basic and aesthetic concepts of photograph.Educating students with making fictional and stil-life photograph composition application with digital,colorful,black-white techniques in studio.
Content
Equipping students about basic principles of photography and current techniques , in addition to black and white, dark room techniques with combinations of techniques of photography and forming student's perception of nature of conventional and digital photography within aesthetics of photography, and teaching logic of fictional phptograph are selected as central purpose for this elective course.

Learning Outcomes
1) Students will be able to compare history and development of photography.
2) Students will be able to categorize types of photography machines and their qualities.
3) Students will be able to use objective types and their effects in accordance with the decided target
4) Students will be able to apply speed/movement and depth-of-field effects.
5) Students will be able to solve problems resulting from light differences by comparing different light conditions.
6) Students will be able to use studio equipments and still-life tables.
7) Students will be equipped about digital photo processing.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Recognition of the basic elements and principles of art and design.
X
2
Recognition of national/international artistic and cultural elements which can effect Graphic design practices.
3
Identification of communication methods, communication elements and mass communication media
X
4
Following and using the current applications, innovations and technological devolopments in line with the visual communication world.
X
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Using the information of ther field with the practices of other diciplines.
X
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Using the basic criteria of art and design, preparing creative, original, aesthetic and economic alternative solutions for visual communication problems.
X
7
Using different materials, paints and technological tools in the process of design.
8
Using research methods, techniques and dialectic to make access to information.
9
Being competent in at least one foreign language to be able to understand and communicate in the field.
X
10
Operating information and communication technologies effectively, both in learning process and design process.
X
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Being a responsible citizen with his/her awareness of social, cultural, scientific and artistic values.
12
Ability to work effectively and take responsibility during individual or group work.
X
13
Using time efficiently with planned, careful and disciplined work.
X
14
Ability to read, understand and interpret his/her acquirements with a critical perspective.
15
Having the self-confidence and ability of communicating, written, orally and visually.
16
Establishing effective communication with his/her colleagues, employers and persons he/she works with.
17
Showing personal and professional care in protecting the environment and defending the ethical and legal values of the profession.
18
Being aware of the role and importance of graphic design in social life.
X
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Taking responsibility in the use of correct language when designing.
20
Creating designs that serve its purpose, communicates successfully and reaches the target audience.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 General Information About the Course Question-Answer
2 The historical development of photo camera and camera types Reading the source, slide operation Lecture
3 General information about aperture, shutter speed and light Reading the source, slide operation Lecture
4 Information about ISO, white balance and shutting modes Reading the source, slide operation Lecture
5 Lens types, filter types and general information Reading the source, slide operation Lecture
6 Composition on photography Reading the source, slide operation Lecture
7 Image editing softwares, picture formats and information about resolution and image sizes Reading the source, slide operation Lecture
8 Midterm Review Reviewing of Photos Performance Task
Performans Uygulaması
9 Depth of field and taking sample shots Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
10 Portrait shots with sample photos Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
11 Detail and architechtural shots with sample photos Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
12 Nature and landscape shots with sample photos Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
13 Makro shots with sample photos Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
14 Long exposure and lighting techniques with experimantal shots Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
15 Reverse light with sample shots Taking Shots and Reviewing Sample Photos Drilland Practice
16-17 Final Exam Final Project Project / Design

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources