COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Design Methods in Architecture MIM   438 8 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 Asst.Prof.Dr. Mustafa YEĞİN
Instructors
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiMUSTAFA YEĞİN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
This course aims to give theoretical and conceptual knowledge on theories and methods, design and architectural designing features, its development.
Content
Basic concepts and theories, designing and architectural design features, development of design and methodology, design approaches, theories and methods, evaluation of theories and methods of design, methods to design process, design structure and strategies / exam, analytical approaches to architectural design, , forms of participation to design, evaluation as a decisive solution to the test and evaluation of design proposition, testing and evaluation in determining the solution.

Learning Outcomes
1) Obtains, evaluates, registers and practices information about the architectural process
2) Gains the ability to explain and evaluate relationships between human, function, form and the concepts used in architecture
3) Produces a work of art that displays intellectual and ethical skills on creative and mastership level on his/her own, interprets his/her own comments and synthesis critically.
4) Interprets and defines the architectural design stages and basic elements in comprehending and creating the space.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Gains required information in the field of architecture, can use theoretical and practical knowledge together in architectural practice.
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2
Gains required foreign language knowledge about his/her occupancy at B1 level.
3
Designs using the theoretical and practical knowledge gained in the field of architecture, examines and interprets facts and phenomenons by using scientific methods and techniques.
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Develops himself/herself continously by specifying his/ her needs toward his/her interest and talents, scientific, cultural, artistic and social areas as well as occupancy improvement.
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Collects data, develops designs, evaluates conclusions, identifies problems and develops solutions in the field of architecture.
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6
Takes responsibility , leads and works effectively as an individual and /or within a team.
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7
Prepares plans and projects individually for any kind of work in the field of architecture, does consulting and peer-reviewing.
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Takes responsibility in solving problems individually or as a team member, plans and manages activities concerning the development of subordinates.
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Defines the educational needs in the field of architecture, undertakes literature review, reaches knowledge and uses databases.
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10
Develops an attitude in favour of lifelong learning and uses gathered knowledge for public benefit.
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Generates public awareness in the field of architecture, acquires skills for sustainable use of design parameters.
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12
Effectively uses written and oral communication skills, follows and organizes seminars and meetings in the field of architecture, prepares projects and follows foreign publications using foreign language skills.
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13
Uses computer software, technologies of informatics and communication needed in the field of architecture.
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14
Applies basic architectural principles in the levels of building, interior design and urban design.
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Gains consciousness for identification and preservation of historical settings, prepares documents on historical monuments and sites, knows and uses required techniques for preparation of restoration projects.
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Develops sustainable architectural and urban design decisions, protects naturally and culturally significant buildings and sites and generates healthy buildings and environments.
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Develops, evaluates and applies an architectural project with a comprehensive plan from the design phase to the phase of application project (structural and environmental systems, safety issues, seperators, etc.).
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Understands the role of training, right and liabilities of employer and trainee in career development.
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Understands and interprets guidelines of structures under vertical and horizontal forces and development and implementation of contemporary structural systems.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Basic concepts and theories Source reading Lecture
Discussion
2 Designing and architectural design features Source reading Lecture
Discussion
3 Development of design and methodology Source reading Lecture
Discussion
4 Design approaches, theories and methods Source reading Lecture
Discussion
5 Design evaluation of theories and methods Source reading Lecture
Discussion
6 Design theories and methods Source reading Lecture
Discussion
7 The process of designing approaches and methods Source reading Lecture
Discussion
8 Mid-Term Exam Source reading Lecture
Testing
9 Design structure and strategies Source reading Lecture
Discussion
10 Architectural design and analytical approaches Source reading Lecture
Discussion
11 Forms of participation in design Source reading Lecture
Discussion
12 Design evaluations in proposal, test and solution determiners Source reading Lecture
Discussion
13 Design evaluations in proposal, test and solution determiners Source reading Lecture
Discussion
14 Examining and queries with various examples Source reading Lecture
Discussion
15 End of Year Exam Source reading Testing
16-17 Term Exams

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
Burry, M., (1997), "Architectural Design Based On Paramaetric Variation And Associative Geometri", ECAADE Conference Proceedings, 1997, Vienna.