Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
803002952016PRACTICES OF PHOTOGRAPHYElective234
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
More practice chance in outdoor and indoor places • Advertising and Press Photography projects (including political, economical events or criminal, magazine, sports, archeology, arts, national and international issues, social disasters like flood, earthquake, thunderbolt etc. and awareness of these kind of issues) • Make students aware of the codes, signs and icons in the fresh and actual scenes in economical or political agenda of country • Teach how to react an spontaneous events or accidents occur in that time and how to photograph them. • Make students ready for visual media sector with the qualified photograhy skills and practice • Also give the theorical knowledge to students which sould help in practice. • Make students learn national and international Press moral and ethic principles, and make them aware of those principles while they produce photographs. • Guide students to produce photograph projects.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr. Alahattin Kanlıoğlu
Learning Outcomes
1Able to use basic photography knowledge
2Able to produce photos in studio
3Fotoğrafçılığa ait teknik sorunları çözebilme
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
More practice chance in outdoor and indoor places • Advertising and Press Photography projects (including political, economical events or criminal, magazine, sports, archeology, arts, national and international issues, social disasters like flood, earthquake, thunderbolt etc. and awareness of these kind of issues) • Make students aware of the codes, signs and icons in the fresh and actual scenes in economical or political agenda of country • Teach how to react an spontaneous events or accidents occur in that time and how to photograph them. • Make students ready for visual media sector with the qualified photograhy skills and practice • Also give the theorical knowledge to students which sould help in practice. • Make students learn national and international Press moral and ethic principles, and make them aware of those principles while they produce photographs. • Guide students to produce photograph projects.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1 1 General knowledge about photography Lecture
2 2 Cameras according to their usage field and knowledge about them Lecture
3 3 Photography types and basic theoritical knowledge Lecture
4 4 Visual codes, images and icons used while producing photos Lecture
5 5 Lighting and light usage Lecture
6 6 Press photography techniques Lecture
7 7 Architecture photography techniques Lecture
8 8 Mid term
9 9 Sports photography techniques Lecture
10 10 Publicity and advertisement photography Lecture
11 11 Photos related to political leaders and wathcing them Lecture
12 12 Police and crime photography and knowledge about it Lecture
13 13 Reproduction an micro objective Lecture
14 14 Photo shooting practices Practice
15 15 Photo shooting practices Practice
16 16 Final
Recommended or Required Reading
Recommended or Required Reading • Atilla Girgin, Yazılı Basında Haber ve Habercilik Etiği, İnkılap Kitabevi, İstanbul, 2000 • B. Claasz Coockson, Arkeolojik İllüstrasyon ve Fotoğrafçılık, Aytaşı Yayıncılık, 2006 • Banu Dağtaş, Reklamı Okumak, Ütopya Yayınları, 2003 • Catherine A. Lutz, National Geographic’i Doğru Okumak, Agora Kitaplığı, İstanbul, 2005 • Enis Batur, İmgeleri Kim Dinler, Yapı Kredi Yayınları, İstanbul, 2004 • Faruk Akbaş Fotoğraf Teknik Okumaları, Say Yayınları, İstanbul, 2006 • Gisele Freund, Fotoğraf ve Toplum, Sel Yayıncılık, İstanbul, 2006 • Graeme Burton, Görünenden Fazlası, Alan Yayıncılık, 1995 • Henri Cartier Bresson, Karar Anı, Yazı-Görüntü-Ses Yayınları, 2006 • John Berger, Anlatmanın Başka Bir Biçimi, Agora Kitaplığı, 2007 • Ken Light, Çağımızın Tanıkları Fotoğraflar ve Yorumlar, Fotoğrafik Vizyon Yayınları, 2002 • Levend Kılınç, Fotoğraf ve Sinemanın Toplumsal Tarihi, Dost Kitabevi, Ankara, 2008 • Mary Pierce, Fotoğraf, Ayrıntı Yayınları, İstanbul, 2004 • Metin Kasım, Reklam Fotoğrafçılığı, Çizgi Yayınevi, Konya, 2004 • Nükhet Vardar, Marka Fotoğrafları, İş Bankası Yayınları, İstanbul, 2007 • Özcan Yurdalan, Belgesel Fotoğraf ve Fotoröportaj, Agora Kitaplığı, 2007 • Özer Kanburoğlu, A’Dan Z’ye Fotoğraf, Say Yayınları, İstanbul, 2004 • Suat Gezgin, Basında Fotoğrafçılık, İstanbul Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Yayınları, İstanbul, 2002 • Tom Ang, Dijital Fotoğrafçılık, İnkılap Yayınevi, 2004 • W. Schneıder P.-J. Raue Gazetecinin El Kitabı, Çev: Işık AYGÜN, Konrad Adenaur Vakfı, Ankara, 2000
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
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 Examination155
Final Examination155
Attending Lectures10330
Practice10330
Self Study10330
Reading10220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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