COURSE UNIT TITLE

: CERAMIC FORMS AND CULTURAL INFLUENCES

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
STA 5066 CERAMIC FORMS AND CULTURAL INFLUENCES ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6

Offered By

Art and Design

Level of Course Unit

Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)

Course Coordinator

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR TUĞCAN GÜLER

Offered to

Art and Design

Course Objective

Examining the interaction of ceramics forms with the environment in the theoretical context and examining the reflection of cultural items on ceramic forms.

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

1   1. To be able to recognize ceramic production methods of different cultures,
2   2. To be able to analyze the reflection of cultural values on ceramic forms,
3   3. To be able to examine the connection between traditional ceramic forms and art,
4   4. To be able to make ceramic form solutions.

Mode of Delivery

Face -to- Face

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

None

Recomended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Week Subject Description
1 Informing about course content and projects
2 General information about ceramics
3 Investigation of the interaction of cultural structure and art works
4 Investigation of the interaction of cultural structure and art works
5 xamining the effect of cultural structure on ceramic form designs
6 Examining the effect of cultural structure on ceramic form designs
7 Examining the effect of cultural structure on ceramic form designs
8 Examining the effect of cultural structure on ceramic form designs
9 Determination of a cultural element and design a ceramic form in this direction
10 Design process
11 Design process
12 Design process
13 Design process
14 Examination of designed ceramic forms

Recomended or Required Reading

- REJINDERS, Anton; The Ceramic Process: A Manual and Source of Inspiration for Ceramic Art and Design- University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005.
Suplementary references:
- FRITH, Donald E.; Mold Making For Ceramics, Krause Publications, 1998.
- QUINN, Anthony; Ceramic Design Course: Principles, Practice and Techniques: Complete Guide for Ceramicists, 2007.

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

The instructor informs the student about the topic with course notes and various visuals and asks the students to prepare a written and visual presentation that includes the research of ceramic forms and cultural items in that form. After each presentation a discussion environment is created and the subject is reinforced.

Assessment Methods

SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA
1 STA TERM WORK (ANNUAL)
2 ASG ASSIGNMENT
3 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE STA * 0.70 +ASG* 0.30


*** Resit Exam is Not Administered in Institutions Where Resit is not Applicable.

Further Notes About Assessment Methods

None

Assessment Criteria

Besides the quality of the project and the report, the student s completion of project and report on time will also be considered.

Language of Instruction

Turkish

Course Policies and Rules

To be announced.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

halil.yoleri@deu.edu.tr

Office Hours

To be announced.

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Lectures 14 2 28
Tutorials 14 2 28
Preparations before/after weekly lectures 12 8 96
Preparing report 1 10 10
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 162

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

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