ECTS - Innovative Visual Narrative

Innovative Visual Narrative (ART285) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Innovative Visual Narrative ART285 Fall and Spring 3 0 0 3 4
Pre-requisite Course(s)
N/A
Course Language English
Course Type Elective Courses
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives This course aims at providing an innovative approach to the utilization of visuals and visual storytelling in design, cognition, personal expression, communication and interaction.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • The learner will be able to further develop his / her visual literacy
  • Competency in understanding and interpreting visual and /or artistic styles will be acquired
  • Competency in knowing how an innovative approach can be followed in visual expression will be further developed
  • Competency in conducting research within a timetable and making the necessary adjustments based on the given critical review will be further developed
  • The learner will be able to distinguish when and under which circumstances the visual narrative can be utilized in his / her relative field
Course Content Investigation of the visual narration processes through selected examples;preperation of a research report in line with the selected type of visual narration; information about the effectiveness of the visual material or visual narrative on thinking,decision making and personal communication;evaluation;effects of innovative approaches on visual

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction to course and the course materials, Defining Visual Communication: Aim, types and methods Various art materials for the subject: 35x50cm drawing paper, color pencils, sketch pen (marker etc.), watercolor, acrylic, brush etc.
2 Basic design principles Composition, proximity, ration, rhythm, contrast etc. 35x50 Abstract composition within the full-empty space relations
3 Basic freehand sketch Lighting, toning, ration, composition
4 Basic freehand sketch Lighting, toning, ration, composition Drawing a group of geometric objects, and architectural space
5 Basic freehand sketch Lighting, toning, ration, composition Drawing a group of geometric objects, and architectural space
6 Basic freehand sketch Lighting, toning, ration, composition Drawing a group of geometric objects, and architectural space
7 Basic freehand sketch Lighting, toning, ration, composition Drawing a group of geometric objects, and architectural space
8 Components of the Visual Narrative: Point of View and Composition
9 Components of the Visual Narrative: Light, Color and Texture
10 Components of the Visual Narrative: Sound
11 Personal Research Project: Proposal of the Objective and the Content Drawing a group of geometric objects, and architectural space
12 Personal Project: Research and Data Collection
13 Personal Project: 1st Review
14 Personal Project: Revision of the Report
15 Personal Project: Submission of the Report

Sources

Other Sources 1. Block, B. (2007). The Visual Story: Creating the Visual Structure of Film, TV and Digital Media. Oxford. Focal Press Publishing.
2. Caplin, S., Banks, A. ve Holmes, N. (2003). The Complete Guide to Digital Illustration. East Sussex: Ilex Press
3. Ching, F. D. K. (1989). Drawing: A Creative Process. Wiley Publishing
4. Dahaner, S. (2004). The Complete Guide to Digital 3D Design. East Sussex: Ilex Press.
5. Selby, A. (2009). Animation in Process. Laurence King Publishing.

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 15 10
Laboratory - -
Application 7 10
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project 1 25
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 25
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 30
Toplam 25 100
Percentage of Semester Work 70
Percentage of Final Work 30
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to apply knowledge in mathematics and basic sciences and computational skills to solve manufacturing engineering problems
2 An ability to define and analyze issues related with manufacturing technologies
3 An ability to develop a solution based approach and a model for an engineering problem and design and manage an experiment
4 An ability to design a comprehensive manufacturing system based on creative utilization of fundamental engineering principles while fulfilling sustainability in environment and manufacturability and economic constraints
5 An ability to chose and use modern technologies and engineering tools for manufacturing engineering applications
6 An ability to utilize information technologies efficiently to acquire datum and analyze critically, articulate the outcome and make decision accordingly
7 An ability to attain self-confidence and necessary organizational work skills to participate in multi-diciplinary and interdiciplinary teams as well as act individually
8 An ability to attain efficient communication skills in Turkish and English both verbally and orally
9 An ability to reach knowledge and to attain life-long learning and self-improvement skills, to follow recent advances in science and technology
10 An awareness and responsibility about professional, legal, ethical and social issues in manufacturing engineering
11 An awareness about solution focused project and risk management, enterpreneurship, innovative and sustainable development
12 An understanding on the effects of engineering applications on health, social and legal aspects at universal and local level during decision making process

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Laboratory
Application 7 2 14
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 8 1 8
Presentation/Seminar Prepration 1 14 14
Project
Report
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 16 16
Total Workload 100