ECTSInnovative 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 Elective Courses 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 Definition of the Visual Narrative and Innovation: The objective, types, methods of production and the growing need for a more innovative approach for the visual narration of ideas
2 The Innovative Artist: Definition and the ways of adopting an innovative approach to artwork
3 Still Image / Created images: Manual and/or digital creation of images and/or objects by the utilization of one or a number of the following methods: drawing, painting, grouping, fixing, shaping, constructing, molding and etc.
4 Still Image / Captured images: Analogueand/or digital recording of images through photography, modelling, grouping, processing and etc.
5 Moving Image / Creation of Motion: Manual and/or digital creation of motion through frame by frame recording of images
6 Moving Image / Recording Motion: Analogue and/or digital recording of live action and characters in motion
7 Mid Term
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
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, Focal Press Publishing, ISBN-10: 0240807790, ISBN-13: 978-0240807799
2. Caplin, S. and Watson, A. B. (2003). The Complete Guide to Digital Illustration, Guptill Publishing, ISBN-10: 0823007847, ISBN-13: 978-0823007844
3. Ching, Francis D. K.(1989). Drawing: A Creative Process, Wiley Publishing, ISBN-10: 047128968X, ISBN-13: 978-0471289685
4. Danaher, S. (2004). The Complete Guide to Digital 3D Design, Cengage Learning PTR Publishing, ISBN-10: 1592003915, ISBN-13: 978-1592003914
5. Selby, A. (2009). Animation in Process, Laurence King Publishing, ISBN-10: 1856695875, ISBN-13: 978-1856695879

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 15 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
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 40
Toplam 18 100
Percentage of Semester Work 60
Percentage of Final Work 40
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

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Laboratory
Application
Special Course Internship 5 1 5
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 5 1 5
Presentation/Seminar Prepration 1 2 2
Project 1 25 25
Report
Homework Assignments 1 5 5
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 5 5
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 5 5
Total Workload 100