COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Basic Photography ILT   111 1 1 2 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 Asst.Prof.Dr. Çiğdem Yasemin ÜNLÜ
Instructors
Özcan Agaoglu1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Understands the basic conceptsand history of Photography, identifies and uses the photography equipment are the purposes of the class.
Content
In this class, History of Photograhic image, Identifies the Camera standarts, Parts of the Camera, Aperture and shutter, explains camera lenses and characteristics.Gives the information about Lens quality, optical distortions and focusing in photography . Camera accesorries, Lighting and measurements and teaches the Exposure with practice.Discusses the relations between use of shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Information about Celluloid film, structure and characteristics, explainsthe technological developments and Digital Photography Studio gear and use of flash, Visual composition,discusses the building context and meanings in photography through the media use of photography.

Learning Outcomes
1) Understands the main concepts of photography.
2) Understands the formation processes of photographic image.
3) Comprehends the analogue and digital technologies used in photography.
4) Understands the basics of visual composition in photography.
5) Understands the relations between context and meaning in the photography.
6) Gains basic knowledge about the use of photography in media.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explains the basic concepts of the field, communication patterns, communication and cultural functions within the framework of communication as the basis of Communication Studies.
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2
Recognizes the national and global communication systems, the basic concepts, theories and principles.
X
3
Holds information related to the fields as a basis; Instrumental Social Communications (Radio, TV, Film, Advertising, Public Relations, Journalism) within a terminological frame (=teleological) (Public Sphere, Public Opinion, Cultural Production Areas, Ci
X
4
Has the knowledge and skills to use and/or explain how communication works in every aspect in different cultures, from individual to group, mass, institutional communication within the major tools of communication.
X
5
Distinguishes non-scientific knowledge from the scientific method, and follows technological innovations in the field with the updated work.
X
6
From an interdisciplinary perspective, acknowledged the concept of communication to synthesize information that Communication Studies has background from different areas like, Sociology, History, Psychology, Linguistics, Political Sciences, Anthropology a
X
7
Produces thoughts and knowledge to understand and solve communication problems encountered in size of individual to global communications.
X
8
As a requirement of competence to communicate effectively, has the ability to express himself/herself up, facing the people with correct understanding in environments in which he/she is capable of empathy sets.
X
9
Organizes and/or actively participates in the social, artistic and cultural activities, reports events.
X
10
Follows the local, national and international events with critical comments.
X
11
Is able to work in the group as well as having the competence of the individual work
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12
Develops a sense of responsibility towards the society, as individuals, develops projects for the benefit of the community, leadership and entrepreneurial skills of intellectual exhibitions.
X
13
Improves constantly himself/herself, as well as being open to professional developments in scientific, social, cultural and artistic fields according to his/her interests and abilities, identifying needs of learning
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14
Has rational thinking skills, creative thinking in written, oral, visual and so on, as well as using the methods and strategies, for the purpose of communicating thoughts.
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15
Has at least one foreign language in the European Language Portfolio (B) with the level of using the information in track and communicate with colleagues abroad.
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16
While accessing all kinds of information, using and transmitting of all other thoughts on the process and in all other practices of the profession strives to comply with ethical requirements and endeavors.
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Has basic skills and use these skills for mediating to the general population methods in the specific praxis areas, such as media literacy,
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Is competent to use required level of knowledge of the area and use of computer software as well as all means of communication (body language, verbal and nonverbal communication, newspapers, magazines, radio, television, cinema, internet and other informa
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Identifies learning needs and future career plan and perform accordingly.
X
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Has the knowledge of the legal framework related to the field.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 What is Photography. The value of Photography Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
2 History of Photography Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
3 Cameras and Classifications Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
4 Camera lenses Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
5 Aparture and Screen Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
6 Viewfinder and Depth of Field Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
7 Lighting measurements and exposure Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
8 Mid-Term Exam Reading Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
9 Composition I Reading Homework
Project / Design
10 Composition II Practice Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
11 Composition III Practice Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
12 Practice Practice Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
13 Practice Practice Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
14 Talking on the works Practice Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
15 Practice Practice Lecture
Self Study
Project Based Learning
16-17 Term Exams Practice Homework
Jury Assessment

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources