COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
History of Modern Graphic Design GRS   323 5 2 2 3

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
Be able to examine the role of historical, cultural, economic, and technologic factors in the development of graphic design and recognize design styles, certain graphic designers, illustrators, and artists from the 1960s to the present.
Content
Development progress of graphic design 1960's to nowadays

Learning Outcomes
1) Be able to have a analytic, conceptual and intellectual point of view with the analyses of economic, cultural and technologic effects over graphic design products
2) Be able to transfer the academic knowledge to his/her profession.
3) Be able to have an information about contemporary graphic designers and design groups that are shaped up graphic design history.
4) Be able to realize the interaction between graphic design and other disciplines
5) Be able to comprehend the development of the graphic design
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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.
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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
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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
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Using different materials, paints and technological tools in the process of design.
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Using research methods, techniques and dialectic to make access to information.
X
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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.
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Being a responsible citizen with his/her awareness of social, cultural, scientific and artistic values.
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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.
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Establishing effective communication with his/her colleagues, employers and persons he/she works with.
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Showing personal and professional care in protecting the environment and defending the ethical and legal values of the profession.
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Being aware of the role and importance of graphic design in social life.
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Taking responsibility in the use of correct language when designing.
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Creating designs that serve its purpose, communicates successfully and reaches the target audience.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 General information about the course Reading the literature Lecture
2 International Typgraphic Style Reading the literature Lecture
3 New York School Reading the literature Lecture
4 Typographic expressionism in American graphic design and new advertising Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
5 First corporate identities (Pintori and Olivetti) Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
6 Masterpieces of corporate identitiy and Chermayeff and Geismar design studio Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
7 General topics again Reading the literature Lecture
8 Midterm exam Preparing Question Testing
9 Transportating and olympics design systems Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
10 The Conceptual Image Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
11 Posmodern Design Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
12 Graphic Design in Global Dialogue Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
13 Graphic Design in Global Dialogue Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
14 Digital Revolution in Graphic Design Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
15 General topics again Reading the literature and preparing slides Lecture
16-17 Final Exam Preparing Question Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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