Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
300001642019HISTORY OF FILMElective122
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
To examine the development of cinema as an art branch and mass communication area. To evaluate this development process in accordance with the political, cultural and economic conditions of the society.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Murat Ünal
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to have the basic theoretical and practical knowledge about cinema, film history
2Being able to considerate and to put in practise of film making and cinema art
3To be able to interpret cinema films. To be able to evaluate the production processes and effects of images
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Watching examples from movies shot in different periods of cinema, works and achievements of famous directors, examples from cinemas of different countries, examining film movements
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to the course, suggesting general information and resources about the courseMeeting
2The invention of cinema, its arrival in Ottoman landsLecture
3Basics of popular Turkish cinema - Analysis of the audience profile lecture
4Formation of Yeşilçam style - Connections of Melodram form with Anatolian culture lecture
5Economic structure of Turkish cinema in Yeşilçam period lecture
6Social Realism period in Turkish cinema (1960 - 1970) lecture
7Different trends in Turkish cinema: National, National and Western Cinema movements lecture
8Midterm exam
9Political expansions in Turkish cinema (1971 - 1980) lecture
10Turkish Cinema After 1990: The Effects of Private TV Broadcasting on Cinema - Turkish Cinema in the International Arena lecture
11Thoughts on the present and future of Turkish cinema lecture
12Sample movie analysisGroup work
13Sample movie analysis Group work
14Sample movie analysis Group work
15Sample movie analysis Group work
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Türk Sinema Tarihi, (G.Scognomillo/Kabalcı/2003) Türk Sineması Tarihi (N.Özön/Doruk/2013)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study5315
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
Reading5315
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)70
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