Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
10721401T11305HELLENISTIC SCULPTURECompulsory356
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course aims to find out sculptural art of the Hellenistic Period.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assist. Prof. Dr. Aytekin ERDOĞAN
Learning Outcomes
1to Presentation of sculptors and their products of the 4th century B.C. Hellen sculpture art of the Hellenistic Period
2to give the stylistic features during transition from the Classical Period to the Hellenistic Period
3to tell new style and their features of the Hellenistic period in the Hellen sculpture art of the Hellenistic Period
4to presentation the school of sculpture in the Ancient Hellen world
5to tell determination of personal styles and portrait art of sculptors of the Hellenistic Period
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Presentation of sculptors of the 4th century B.C. who they were prepetative of sculpture art of the Hellenistic Period and their products, constitute matters at the beginning of the lecture. General stylistic features shown on sculpture art during transition from the Classical Period to the Hellenistic Period and new stylistic features of the Hellenistic period will be introduced. In this content, works of sculptors will be examined in the light of sculptural products found in Greece, South Italy, Sicily and Anatolia in a comparative way and determination of personal styles, definition of new styles and portrait art will be told.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1to inroduce to sculpture art of the Hellenistic Period
2portrait statues of Alexander the gerat
3portrait statues of Diadochoi Period
4philosopher portrait statues in the Hellenistic Period
5philosopher portrait statues in the Hellenistic Period
6politicians, poets etc. portrait statues in the Hellenistic Period
7 portrait statues of athlets in the Hellenistic Period
8midterm exam
9portrait statues of Gods in the Hellenistic PeriodGod
10portrait statues of Goddess in the Hellenistic Period
11the group statues in the Hellenistic Period
12the group statues to belong Dionysos in the Hellenistic Period
13portrait statues of kings in the Hellenistic Period
14the school of sculptures in the Hellenistic Period (Pergamon, Rhodes)
15the school of sculptures in the Hellenistic Period (Alexandria, Tralleis)
16final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
M. Bieber, The Sculpture of the Hellenistic Age, 1961. A. F. Stewart, Studies in Athenian Sculpture of the Hellenistic Age, 1979. A. F. Stewart, Grek Sculptur: An Exploration, Vol. I, II, 1990. G. Lippold, Die Griechische Plastik, 1950. R.R.R. Smith, Hellenistik Heykel, Londra, 1995 (Çeviren: Ayşin Yoltar Yıldırım, 2002). J. J. Pollitt, Art in the Hellenistic Age, 1986. R. Lullies-M. Hirmer, Griechische Plastik, 1979. R.R.R. Smith, Hellenistic Royal Portraits, 1988. B. S. Ridgway, Hellenistic Sculpture I: The Styles of ca. 331-200 B.C., 1989.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
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
Seminar212
Self Study12448
Individual Study for Homework Problems5315
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11111
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
Reading12336
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO11  3 4    
LO21 2  3 4 5
LO3 1 2    34
LO4 2 3   4 5
LO5 1 22 3 4 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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