COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Graphic Design GRA   214 4 4 5 6

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. Metin AYGÜN
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.METİN AYGÜN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Besides giving the students the ability to design, make the student gain various skills that will help on the visualization process the emotions and thoughts. To show the techniques of graphic design and graphic expression.
Content
Design studies on usage of graphic design and mediums for communication

Learning Outcomes
1) Learn definition and scope of the graphic design
2) To aquire a qualified perspective on the action of seeing and perception
3) To be informed about Communication mediums
4) To use symbols and the symbolic expression correctly
5) To teminate the final design works that had been began on the sketching process
6) To present his/her final design works to the public
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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.
X
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
5
Using the information of ther field with the practices of other diciplines.
X
6
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.
X
8
Using research methods, techniques and dialectic to make access to information.
X
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
11
Being a responsible citizen with his/her awareness of social, cultural, scientific and artistic values.
X
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.
X
15
Having the self-confidence and ability of communicating, written, orally and visually.
X
16
Establishing effective communication with his/her colleagues, employers and persons he/she works with.
X
17
Showing personal and professional care in protecting the environment and defending the ethical and legal values of the profession.
X
18
Being aware of the role and importance of graphic design in social life.
X
19
Taking responsibility in the use of correct language when designing.
X
20
Creating designs that serve its purpose, communicates successfully and reaches the target audience.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Course content, the importance of giving information about the evaluation criteria. Project - 1 Giving information about the representation of designs and sample invitations and envelopes. Sample review, Application and Research Lecture
2 Project - 1 Preparations for the design of the front of the invitation and the envelope Research Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
3 Project - 1 Invitation and envelope design sketches. Sketch Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
4 Project - 1 Invitation and envelope design sketches the implementation of in digital media. Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
5 Project - 1 finalization and presentation. Preparation Presentation Drawings Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
6 Project - 2 CD, DVD covers and labels provide information about and sample representation. Research Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
7 Project - 2 CD, DVD covers and labels for the design of the preliminary Sketch Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
8 Midterm review Preparation Presentation Drawings Brain Storming
9 Project - 2 CD, DVD covers and label design sketches for the implementation of in digital media work Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
10 Project - 2 CD, DVD covers and labels for design, preparation of studies on the maket. Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
11 Project - 2 finalization and presentation. Preparation Presentation Drawings Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
12 Project - 3 Giving information about the book cover design and sample representation. Research Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
13 Project - 3 The preliminary studies and sketches for book cover design Sketch Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
14 Project - 3 Assesment of the application for the design of the book cover Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
15 Project - 3 Book cover design studies for the implementation of in digital media, model making Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
16-17 Final Exam Preparation Presentation Drawings Project / Design

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources