Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9205045022003Central Asian Influences on Turkish and Christian Architecture in Anatolia IIElective125
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to introduce the architectural heritage of Anatolia before Turks to students and to determine the relations between Middle Asia throughout the development process.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Rüçhan BUBUR
Learning Outcomes
1To comprehend the relation between art and culture.
2To learn the outlines of Christian architecture in Anatolia.
3To learn Anatolia-Middle Asia relations and their reflections on art through Middle Ages.
4To determine the relations of Turkish Art with other regions of art.
5To determine the influence of Middle Asia on the Christian architecture of Anatolia.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Besides influencing the Turkish architecture in Anatolia, Middle Asia Turkish culture and artistical regions have also influenced Christian architecture in Anatolia diversely. The basis of the course is built upon the architectural reflections of elements raised by commercial and cultural relations.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1First period Turkish architecture in Anatolia.Anlatım
2Asian elements and the Anatolia’s historical and geographical heritage in the formation of First period Turkish architecture.Lecture and Presentation
3Cultural and regional interaction in the architecture of early Turkish beylics in Anatolia.Lecture and Presentation
4Traveling and native artisans in Anatolia. Lecture and Presentation
5Tradition and change in material and technique in Anatolian Turkish architecture.Lecture and Presentation
6Factors in the delayed formation Seljukian architecture of Anatolia.Lecture and Presentation
7Building types and elements from Middle Asia in Seljukian architecture of Anatolia.Lecture and Presentation
8Midterm
9Space search and dome in Seljukian architecture of AnatoliaLecture and Presentation
10Decoration and iconographic memory in Seljukian architecture of Anatolia.Lecture and Presentation
11New trials and elements from Middle Asia in Beylics Period architecture.Lecture and Presentation
12First period of Ottoman architecture and Middle Asia based novelties in Ottoman architecture after the War of Ankara.Lecture and Presentation
13Origins of central space nad dome trials in Ottoman architecture and comparison between Western space conception.Lecture and Presentation
14Anatolian elements and Middle Asian traces in classical period of Ottoman architecture.Lecture and Presentation
15Middle Asia based patterns in Ottoman architectural decoration.Lecture and Presentation
16Final
Recommended or Required Reading
AKIN, Günkut; Asya Merkezi Mekan Geleneği, Ankara 1990. ASLANAPA, Oktay; Türk Sanatı, İstanbul 1993. ASLANAPA, Oktay; Osmanlı Mimarisi, İstanbul, 2004. CEZAR, Mustafa; Anadolu Öncesi Türklerde Şehir ve Mimarlık, İstanbul 1977. ESİN, Emel; “Türk Minaresinin Orta Asya’daki Öncüleri Hakkında”, Atatürk Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi Araştırma Dergisi (Gabriel Özel Sayısı), S.9, Ankara 1978, s.105-150. EYİCE, Semavi; Son Dveri Bizans Mimarisi İstanbul’da Plailogoslar Devri Anıtları, İstanbul 1980. EYİCE, Semavi; Bizans Sanatı, Görsel Anadolu Uygarlıkları Ansiklopedisi, III, İstanbul 1982. GABRIEL, Albert; Voyeges Archeologiques dans la Turquie Oriantales, Stamboul, Paris 1940. GODARD, A.; “Horasan” Athâr-e Iran, IV, 1936. GRABER, Oleg; “The earliest Islamic commemorative structures”, Ars Oriantalis, II, 1957. GRABER, Oleg- HILL, Derek; Islamic Architecture and Its Decoration, London 1965. HAMİLTON, J. A.; Byzantine architecture and decaration, London 1956. KUBAN, Doğan, Selçuklu Çağında Anadolu Sanatı, İstanbul, 2002. KUBAN, Doğan, Osmanlı Mimarisi, İstanbul, 2007. MÜLAYİM, Mülayim, Değişimin Tanıkları Ortaçağ Türk Sanatında Süsleme ve İkonografi, İstanbul, 1999.
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
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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 Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study16232
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
Reading14456
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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