History of Turkish Art (ICM376) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
History of Turkish Art ICM376 3 0 0 3 4
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Turkish
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Bölüm Öğretim Elemanı
Course Assistants
Course Objectives It is aimed to be comprehended the works of Turkish art specifically in Central Asia and Anatolia with giving a historical background
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To gain information on the development of Turkish art history
  • To gain information on Seljukid and Ottoman Art works
  • To gain information on the development of Turkish cities
Course Content The production of Turkish art works with the birth of Islam in Turkish civilization.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Information about the course content. Gaining information about the course from reference books.
2 Birth of Islam and Art in Turkish Civilizations after Islam Pre-research on topic
3 Birth of Islam and Art in Turkish Civilizations after Islam Pre-research on topic
4 Great Seljukid and Anatolian Seljukid Art Pre-research on topic
5 Great Seljukid and Anatolian Seljukid Art Pre-research on topic
6 Great Seljukid and Anatolian Seljukid Art Pre-research on topic
7 Principalities (Small Turkish Emirates) Pre-research on topic
8 Principalities (Small Turkish Emirates) Period Pre-research on topic
9 1st Mid-Term Exam Preparation for 1st Mid-Term Exam, re-works on topics
10 Ottoman Art / Giving the presentation topics Pre-research on topic
11 Ottoman Art Pre-research on topic
12 Ottoman Art Pre-research on topic
13 Ottoman Art Pre-research on topic
14 Presentations Preparation for the presentation
15 General evaluation for the final exam Pre-research on topic
16 General Exam Reworks of Topics, presentations and home works within the semester


Other Sources 1. Arık, M. Oluş. Turkish Art and Architecture : Seljuk Interregnum and Ottoman Empire Periods. Ankara : Turkish Historical Society, 1985
2. Aslanapa, Oktay. Anadolu'da ilk Türk Mimarisi: Başlangıç ve Gelişmesi. Ankara, AYK Atatürk Kültür Merkezi Başkanlığı; 2007.
3. Aslanapa, Oktay, Türk Sanatı, Remzi Kitabevi, İstanbul, 200
4. Goodwin, Godfrey. A History of Ottoman Architecture. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1971
5. Necipoğlu, Gülru. Sinan Çağı: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu'nda Mimari Kültür, İstanbul: İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınları, 2013

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation 1 20
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 30
Toplam 4 100
Percentage of Semester Work 70
Percentage of Final Work 30
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses X
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 Reflecting Information into academic environment X
2 Theoretical, scientific, artistic, historical background/structure X
3 Social, environmental, sustainability principles
4 Legal framework
5 Institutional and ethical values X
6 Capability to reflect theory into practice X
7 Capability to make research and interpret the results X
8 Capability to develop alternative solutions
9 Effective writing, drawing and presentation X
10 Capability to perform independent and interdisciplinary works X
11 Capable to criticize, produce counter thesis and synthesis
12 Life-long learning consciousness X
13 Foreign Language Use capability
14 Capable to use information technologies
15 Respect for ethical values, laws, human rights, environmental and cultural heritage

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 5 3 15
Presentation/Seminar Prepration 1 6 6
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 8 16
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 15 15
Total Workload 100