Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
2103004172009MUSEUM GUIDIANCEElective474
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to teach the students the development of museum in Turkey and all around the world and to introduce the museums of Turkey.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. İsmail Gezgin
Learning Outcomes
1To learn the aesthetics and art concepts and to have personal opinions in these matters
2To understand the affects of museums and work of arts on the aesthetics of people and to have enough information to make comments about them
3To know the abstruse meanings of the exhibited artworks
4To understand the role of museology on constituting social identity, belonging, and historic and civic conciousness
5Understanding how to benefit from the museology in education
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The historical development of museums in Turkey, exhibitions and the roles of museums from the beginning of Turkish Republic.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to the course and explanation of the methodInstructor’s presentation-
2Concept of aesthetic and artInstructor’s presentation-
3History of museology around the worldInstructor’s presentation-
4Museology in Turkey and Osman Hamdi BeyInstructor’s presentation-
5The role of museology on educationInstructor’s presentation-
6The museology of modern times and concepts of arrangementsInstructor’s presentation-
7Museums of Istanbul, Istanbul Archaeological MuseumsInstructor’s presentation-
8The Ancient Orient MuseumInstructor’s presentation-
9The Turkish and Islamic Arts MuseumInstructor’s presentation-
10The Museum of Anatolian CivilisationsInstructor’s presentation-
11The Archaeological Museum of AntalyaInstructor’s presentation-
12The Museum of EphesusInstructor’s presentation-
13Goreme Open Air Museum Instructor’s presentation-
14Yesemek Open Air MuseumInstructor’s presentation-
15The Monumental MuseumsInstructor’s presentation-
16Final ExamÖğretim üyesinin sunumu-
Recommended or Required Reading
Osman Hamdi Bey ve Dönemi Sempozyumu, Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları Antalya Museum Guide Gods and Goddesses, Museum of Anatolian Civilisation.
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 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
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Field Trip5840
Brain Storming16232
Self Study428
Individual Study for Mid term Examination339
Individual Study for Final Examination3515
Reading3412
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO1443      5    
LO2454      4    
LO3532      5    
LO4352      5    
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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