Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
714002012009ARCHAIC ARCHITECTURECompulsory236
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The first objective of this course is to discuss the general characteristics of pre-archaic architecture which influenced the archaic period architecture. The main objective is to identify the characteristics of Archaic Architecture based on the examples of the period.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Hüseyin Cevizoğlu
Learning Outcomes
1 understand the characteristics of the architectural structures, which influenced the Archaic Period Architecture, dating to earlier periods.
2 improve their architectural terminology.
3 distinguish early period structures from the Archaic period structures.
4 learn the structures of the Archaic Period in Anatolia, Greece and Italy and thus to be able to make comments on archaeological material.
5 use the architectural terms correctly while describing architectural structures of the archaic period.
6 do researches in the library and on the internet.
7 express their knowledge and experiences about the subject
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The characteristics of architectural structures dating to the period between the Bronze Age and the Archaic Period will be investigated. The structures of the Archaic Period in Anatolia, Greece and Italy will be studied based on architectural examples.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Introduction: Contents and importance of the courseMeeting the students. Discussing the course contents.
1Examples and characteristics of the Bronze Age architecture: Architecture of the 10th century B.C.Reading. (Lawrence, 4-55, Dinsmoor, 4-25)
210th century structures and templesReading. (Lawrence, 61-65, Dinsmoor, 36-68, Boardman, 29-34)
3Architectural terminology and sources for ancient Greek architecture.Reading. (Lawrence, 61-65, Dinsmoor, 36-68, Boardman,29-34)
4Architectural structures of the 8th-7th centuries B.C. and their characteristicsReading. (Lawrence, 61-65, Dinsmoor, 36-68, Boardman,29-34)
5Early Archaic Period temples (Greece)Reading. (Lawrence, 66-89, Dinsmoor, 36-68, Boardman, 76-83)
6Early Archaic Period temples (Greece)Reading. ((Lawrence, 66-89, Dinsmoor, 36-68, Boardman, 76-83) Presentation of Written Seminars
7Mid-term Exam
8Early Archaic Period temples (Crete)Reading . (Akurgal, 55-108)
9Early Archaic Period temples (Anatolia-Ionia)Reading .(Bammer, 35-44)
10Middle Archaic Period temples (Greece, Italy)Reading.(Lawrence77-89)
11Middle Archaic Period temples (Greece)Reading (Lawrence, 77-89)
12Middle Archaic Period temples (Italy)Reading (Akurgal, 322-325)
13Middle Archaic Period temples (Anatolia-Ionia)Reading (Akurgal, 322-325) Yazılı Seminer
14Late Archaic Period temples Reading (Lawrence, 99-105)
15Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Books: R. A. Tomlinson, Yunan Mimarlığı, İstanbul, 2003. G. M. A. Richter, Yunan Sanatı, İstanbul, 1979. A. W. Lawrence, Grek Architecture, London, 1970. W. B. Dinsmoor, The Architecture of Ancient Greece, London, 1950. R. E Wycherley, Antik Çağda Kentler Nasıl Kuruldu?, İstanbul, 1986. G. Gruben, Die Tempel der Grieschen, München, 1966. C. Gates, Ancient Cities. The Archaeology of urban life in the Ancient Near East and Agypt, Greece and Rome, London, 2003. E. Akurgal, Eski İzmir I, Yerleşme Katları ve Athena Tapınağı, Ankara, 1983. J. M. Cook- R. V. Nicholls, Old Smyrna Excavations. The Temples of Athena, B.S.A. Suppl. Vol.30, 1998. P. P. Betancourt, The Aiolic Style in Architecture, Princeton, 1977. Recommended Reading: Vitruvius, Mimarlık Üzerine On Kitap, 1998, İstanbul. (YEM) A. E. Kalpaxis, Früharchaische Baukunst in Griechenland und Kleinasien, Athen, 1976. H. Kähler, Der Grichische Tempel, Berlin, 1964. J. N. Coldstream, Geometric Greece, London, 1977. R. A. Tomlinson, Grek Sanctuaries, London, 1976. H. Kneil, Grundzüge der Griechischen Architektur, Darmstadt, 1980. J. J. Coulton, Greek architect at Work, London, 1977. D. M. Robertson, Greek and Roman Architecture, London, 1950. S. Evers, Die Grichische Architekten in der Archaic und Klassicher Zeit, Frankfurt am Main, 1996. O. Bingöl, Arkeolojik Mimaride Taş, İstanbul, 2004. R. T. Neer, Kunst und Archaeologie der griechischen Welt. Von den Anfaengen bis zum Hellenismus, Darmstadt, 2013.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures16232
Discussion10110
Question-Answer10110
Team/Group Work212
Report Presentation212
Self Study12448
Individual Study for Homework Problems5315
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11111
Reading12336
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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