Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
803003372003PHOTOGRAPY ANALYSISElective355
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The course aims to teach the codes of visual communication, codes of techniques, semiotics, body language, nonverbal communication etc. and to analyse photographs of news, advertisements, art and others located in print media
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr. Ahmet İmançer
Learning Outcomes
1Able to differ photo types
2Able to know basic terms of photo analysis and use
3able to make technic analysis
4able to make theoritical analysis
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
• Codes of visual communication • Main principles in photography • Arrangement and analysis of the composition of photos. • New photography technologies and equipments
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The aim of the photo analysis
2Types of photo
3Process of photo design
4Technic design of photo
5Codes and technics of Photo
6Critics of media photos
7Basic assumption for Photo analysis
8Midterm
9Critics of advertising photo analysis
10Semiotics photo analysis
11Ideological photo analysis
12Non-verbal communication and body language codes in Photo analysis
13Critics of Visual photo analysis
14Case Study
15Case Study
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Related books and articles
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
Midterm Examination140
Makeup Examination160
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11515
Final Examination11515
Attending Lectures14342
Individual Study for Final Examination11616
Reading10330
Report10330
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)148
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1      
LO2      
LO3      
LO4      
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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