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Graduate School of Social Sciences - History of Art - History of Art - Second Cycle With Thesis



General Description
History
History of Art Programme Second Cycle with Thesis is founded in 2013.
Qualification Awarded
The Master’s Degree in History of Art is awarded to the graduates who have successfully fulfilled all programme requirements.
Level of Qualification
Second Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The applicants who hold a Bachelor's Degree and willing to enroll in the Master's programme may apply to the Directorate of the Graduate School with the documents: 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55. 2-English proficiency (at least 70 out of 100 from the Profiency Exam conducted by Ege University Foreign Language Department, or at least 50 out of 100 from ÜDS (University Language Examination conducted by OSYM) or TOEFL or IELTS score equivalent to UDS score of 50. The candidates fulfilling the criteria outlined above are invited to interwiev. The assessment for admission to masters programs is based on : 50% of ALES, 25% of academic success in the undergraduate programme (cumulative grade point average (CGPA) ) and 25% of interview grade. The required minimum interview grade is 50 out of 100. The candidates having an assessed score of 60 at least are accepted into the Master's programme. The results of the evaluation are announced by the Directorate of Graduate School.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. A student who is currently enrolled in a Master's Degree programme in the same discipline at another institution and has successfully completed at least one semester, upon submitting all required documents before the deadline, may transfer to the Master's Programme at EGE University upon the recommendation of the department administration and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The decision taken will also include eligibility for exemption from some course requirements of the graduate program. Students who transfer from another university must be successful in the EGE University English Proficiency Exam or in an equivalent English examination.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The programme consists of a minimum of seven courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and thesis, with a minimum of 21 local credits. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. The duration of the programme is four semesters. The maximum period to complete course work in a masters program with thesis is 4 semesters. However, with the approval of their advisors, students can in subsequent semesters take additional departmental courses with or without credits. The total ECTS credits of the programme is 120 ECTS. A student may take undergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Master's course load and credits. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The Master's thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 3 to 5 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to one may be selected from another Department or another University. In case the jury consists of 3 members, the co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". The Department Chairperson will inform the Director of the Graduate School, in writing, of the jury's decision within 3 days. To correct or change a thesis found incomplete and/or inadequate by the jury, the jury must specify in its report that such corrections are necessary. A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to three months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Profile of The Programme
History of Art focuses on Western Art, Turkish Art and Byzantine Art.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Students can work at Art Galleries and Auction Houses Archeology Museums, State Art and Sculpture Museums (Extra qualification examinations may be necessary) Academic career in Universities.(Extra qualification examinations may be necessary)
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree may apply to doctorate (third cycle) programmes in the same or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students are required to take a mid-term examination and/or complete other assigned projects/homework during the semester and, additionally, are required to take a final examination and/or complete a final project for course evaluation. The final grade is based on the mid-term examination grade, the final examination grade and/or evaluation of final project, with the contributions of 40% and 60%, respectively. To pass any course, a Master's student must receive at least 70 out of 100. Students must repeat courses they have failed or may substitute courses the Department accepts as equivalent. The assessment for each course is described in detail in “Individual Course Description”.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations”
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
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Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Prof. Dr. İnci KUYULU ERSOY Sanat Tarihi Bölüm Başkanı Ege Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi Sanat Tarihi Bölümü 35100 Bornova/İZMİR
Facilities
Art History Department, presented various facilities to students selected according to the percentage of success: knowledge and experiences to increase / to consolidate, in department, of the excavations and surveys; study tours; laboratory studies;

Key Learning Outcomes
1To have brief knowledge on essential problems of Art History and ability of applying them to contemporary problems.
2To have essential knowledge on various branches of art; cover the various areas of human activities in terms of art history and improve the ability to describe them.
3To be learned, scholarly, conscious and have logical opinions on various areas of art and about the artistic activities of various cultures.
4To realize the importance and necessity of listening to and discussion with others on art history subjects and fulfill the necessities for dialogue.
5To make connections between the past and today by examining the contemporary problems.
6To comprehend the problems rapidly other than art history.
7To be able to state opinions either written or orally.
8To acquire esthetical and moral sensitivities.
9To be able to think analytically.
10To be able to characterize the artworks making connections between the original essences and cultural environment and the life and mentality of the past.
11To be able to recognize and characterize any work of any era by referring to its original features.
12To be able to put forth the prejudgments, the indefinite assumptions, the situated but unfounded estimations which were accomplished about cultural works previously.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
TYYÇKey Learning Outcomes
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KNOWLEDGE1
2
SKILLS1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2
3

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SAN-TAR-TEZLİYL-SDG1 Elective - - - 18
2 9201245152017 Building Constructions and Elements in Byzantine Architecture I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
3 9201045092017 RESEARCHES ON TURKISH ART I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
4 9201045132017 THE COMPERATIVE HISTORY OF ART I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
Total 6 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SAN-TAR-TEZLİYL-SDG2 Elective - - - 12
2 9201045072017 Building Constructions and Elements in Byzantine Architecture I Compulsory 2 0 0 3
3 9201045162017 RESEARCHES ON TURKISH ART II Compulsory 2 0 0 3
4 9201255322016 Scientific Research Methods in History of Art, Research and Publication Ethics Compulsory 2 0 0 3
5 YLSEM590 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 6
6 9201045042017 The Comperative History Of Art II Compulsory 2 0 0 3
Total 8 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 YLUAD591 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 YLTEZ592 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 YLUAD591 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 YLTEZ592 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201045112015 ANATOLIA TILE AND CERAMİC ART OF THE RESOURCES AND ISSUES I Elective 3 0 0 6
2 9201045252015 RESEARCHES ON WESTERN ART (Middle Ages-Renaissance) I Elective 3 0 0 6
3 9201045272015 RESEARCHES ON WESTERN ART (Baroque - 20th century) I Elective 3 0 0 6
4 9201045292015 MYTHOLOGICAL SUBJECTS IN EUROPEAN ART OF PAINTING I Elective 3 0 0 6
5 9201045312015 THE MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE IN THE TURKISH ARCHITECTURE-I Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9201045332015 DRAWING TECHNICS IN TURKISH ARCITECTURAL I Elective 3 0 0 6
7 9201045352015 TURKISH TEXTILE ART-I Elective 3 0 0 6
8 9201045392015 ANATOLIAN SELJUKID PALACE AND KIOSKS Elective 3 0 0 6
9 9201045412015 BURIAL TRADITIONS AND BURIAL ARCHITECTURE OF TURKS I Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9201045432015 STYLISTIC STUDIES ON CONTEMPORARY TURKISH ART I Elective 3 0 0 6
11 9201045452015 ANATOLIAN WALL AND CEILING PAINTING I Elective 3 0 0 6
12 9201045522018 Byzantine Monasteries I Elective 0 0 0 6
13 9201045532018 Byzantine Icon Painting I Elective 0 0 0 6
14 9201045552018 Byzantine Textile Art Elective 0 0 0 6
15 9201045572018 Byzantine Minor Handicrafts I Elective 0 0 0 6
16 9201045592018 Late Antique and Jüstinyanus Architecture Elective 3 0 0 6
17 9201255211982 The Origins Of Classical Ottoman Architecture-I Elective 3 0 0 6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201045102015 THE MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE IN THE TURKISH ARCHITECTURE-II Elective 3 0 0 6
2 9201045122015 ANATOLIA TILE AND CERAMİC ART OF THE RESOURCES AND ISSUES II Elective 3 0 0 6
3 9201045242015 MADRASA ARCITECTURE IN ISLAMIC COUNTRIES Elective 3 0 0 6
4 9201045262015 BURIAL TRADITIONS AND BURIAL ARCHITECTURE OF TURKS II Elective 3 0 0 6
5 9201045282015 DRAWING TECHNICS IN TURKISH ARCITECTURAL II Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9201045302015 STYLISTIC STUDIES ON CONTEMPORARY TURKISH ART II Elective 3 0 0 6
7 9201045322015 ANATOLIAN WALL AND CEILING PAINTING II Elective 3 0 0 6
8 9201045342015 RESEARCHES ON WESTERN ART (Middle Ages-Renaissance) II Elective 3 0 0 6
9 9201045362015 RESEARCHES ON WESTERN ART (Baroque - 20th century) II Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9201045382015 MYTHOLOGICAL SUBJECTS IN EUROPEAN ART OF Elective 3 0 0 6
11 9201045482015 TURKISH TEXTILE ART-II Elective 3 0 0 6
12 9201045502015 THE ORIGINS OF CLASSICAL OTTOMAN ARCHITECTURE-II Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9201045542018 Byzantine Monasteries II Elective 0 0 0 6
14 9201045562018 Byzantine Icon Painting II Elective 0 0 0 6
15 9201045582018 Byzantine Minor Handicrafts II Elective 0 0 0 6
16 9201045602018 Byzantine Ground Mosaic Elective 3 0 0 6
 
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