ECTS - Digital Photography Practicum

Digital Photography Practicum (PR232) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Digital Photography Practicum PR232 0 3 3 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Drill and Practice, Observation Case Study, Project Design/Management.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Eda Çalışkan Arısoy
Course Assistants
Course Objectives This Course help to the students to develop the range of skills that need to approach photografhic imaging in a complete and professional fashion.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • to leran basics of using digital camera
  • Students can edit digitally produced photos on computer. Evaluate these photos on different platforms
Course Content No data provided

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction to course
2 Getting the most from your Digital Camera Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 1
3 Using Manual Saettings Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 2
4 Basics of digital capture Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 3
5 Reweieving and downloading digital images Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 4
6 The pixel story, Assignment 1 Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 5
7 Digital Output, Disscussion the assignments, Assignment 2 Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 6
8 Still life in the stüyo and on location, Discussion on asiignments, 3 assignment Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 7
9 Landscape and Cityscape Photography, assignment 4 Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 8
10 Portrait Photography, Assignment 5 Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 9
11 Photojournalism, Reportage and Documentary Photography, Assignment 6 Dispose&Robins (2007). Chapter 10
12 Application
13 Application
14 Application
15 Application
16 Application


Course Book 1. Diprose,Graham & Jeff Robins (2012). Digital Photography: A New Introduction, Thames & Hudson; 1.ed
2. The Digital Photography Book, Scott Kelby
3. Criticizing Photography, Terry Barrett

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application 1 10
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project 1 20
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury - -
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 45
Toplam 4 85
Percentage of Semester Work 100
Percentage of Final Work 0
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 Students obtain fundamental knowledge about the theoretical approaches, concepts, research methods and techniques of public relations, advertising, media, marketing and integrated marketing. X
2 Students obtain interdisciplinary knowledge about political, cultural, economic and social process within local, national and international levels. X
3 Students obtain knowledge about the effective use of digital media intended for public relations, advertising, marketing and integrated marketing. X
4 Students obtain knowledge about the use of new media tools both theoretically and practically. X
5 Students obtain knowledge about the design and development of any public relations and advertising campaign based on the target group and strategic objectives. X
6 Students obtain knowledge about the organizational communications structures. X
7 Students obtain knowledge about various strategies of crisis management. X
8 Students obtain knowledge about required research, planning, methods and techniques within public relations and advertising fields. X
9 Students obtain knowledge about ethical principles and values of public relations and advertising X
10 Students obtain knowledge about legal regulations of both communication law and advertising. X
11 Students learn how to communicate with both local and foreign, academic and non-academic stakeholders in order to conduct PR and advertising researches or practices. X
12 Students learn how to work in teamwork for PR and advertising researches and practices. X
13 Students learn how to prepare and conduct various communicational activities of various organizations. X
14 Students learn how to collect information, analyze and present the findings of PR, advertising, marketing and consumer researches. X
15 Students learn how to plan and conduct media and advertising campaigns. X
16 Students learn how to use digital communication tools effectively and design a product. X
17 Students have the capacity of using theoretical background and conducting methodologies in order to gather information, analyze and interpret within PR and advertising fields. X
18 Students have the capacity of understanding the social-cultural context of PR and advertising practices for the related organizations. X
19 Students have the capacity of following the latest developments at national and global levels. X
20 Students have the capacity of taking the responsibilities for the possible problems in any PR program or campaign and develop creative solutions. X
21 Students have the capacity of using various applications and technological tools to conduct PR and advertising programs and advertising campaigns. X
22 Students have the capacity of exercising the ethical codes based on national and international professional standards in PR and advertising activities. X
23 Students have the capacity of forming and practicing brand management strategies. X
24 Students have the capacity of dealing with the possible risks in organizations. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Application 3 10 30
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project 3 5 15
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 15 15
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 15 15
Total Workload 123