COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Typography GRA   216 4 2 3 4

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. Derviş İlker GÜL
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.AŞKIN ŞEN GÖK1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
it has been purposed with this course, to introduce typography which is one of the main elements of visual communication, by the letter forms, styles, characteristics of font families.
Content
Fundamentals and principles of typography, tools and techniques will be introduced through practical projects.

Learning Outcomes
1) Recognize letters styles with typographic expression
2) Create his/her typographic designs According to the characteristics of letters
3) Can select the text styles for the purposes of the design.
4) Can create typographic designs for every field of graphic design
5) Can offer unique and creative typographic approaches by following technological advances.
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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.
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
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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.
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 Giving information about the aim of the course and the grading system. research Question-Answer
Demonstration
2 Project - 1 Typographic logo and logotype design for the identity of a city, for example the review. research Question-Answer
Demonstration
3 Project - 1 Evaluation of the sketches for the design of typographic logo and logotype. Sketch Works Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
4 Project - 1 Implementation of the work done in digital media Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
5 Project - 1 Implementation of the work done in digital media Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Brain Storming
6 Project - 1 finalization and exhibition Design Studies Lecture
Drilland Practice
Project Based Learning
7 Project - 2 Launch of event for the identity of the selected city posters, brochures, billboards and press advertisements announcement of typographic design of both products Design Studies Discussion
Project Based Learning
8 Mid-term exam Preparation Presentation Drawings Discussion
Motivations to Show
9 Project - 2 Evaluation of the sketches for the design of typographic announcement. Design Studies Discussion
Motivations to Show
Case Study
10 Project - 2 The announcement of the studies for the design of typographic be digital medium. Design Studies Discussion
Motivations to Show
Case Study
11 Project - 2 The announcement of the studies for the design of typographic be digital medium. Design Studies Discussion
Motivations to Show
Case Study
12 Project - 3 City ID for the rhythm, stain, balance, composition, color values were made considering a press typographic visual use. Sketch Works Discussion
Motivations to Show
Case Study
13 Project - 3 sketch work for Press ad Design Studies Discussion
Motivations to Show
Problem Solving
14 Project - 3 Press the implementation of ad in digital media for the sketch works. Design Studies Discussion
Problem Solving
15 Project - 3 Press the implementation of ad in digital media for the sketch works. Design Studies Discussion
Problem Solving
16-17 Project - 3 finalization Preparation Presentation Drawings Problem Solving

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources