Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9201106252009Urban Conservation and TurkeyElective236
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, we are going to evaluate the principles and practices of historical identities of the cities. Besides, we are going to emphasize on the sustainable protection of the cities. The practices of the Union of Historical Cities both in Turkey and in the world will be assessed. In addition, we will assess the practices of the Union of Historical Cities both in Turkey and in the World.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Arife KARADAĞ
Learning Outcomes
1To introduce the conservation status related to natural and cultural environments in the world and Turkey
2To give distribution of conservation areas
3To assess the practices of the Union of Historical Cities both in Turkey and in the World.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
What is the Urban Conservation ? (History-Culture and Geography) Natural Sit - Archeological sit and cities Downtown-Altstadt and Conservation Urban Conservation Acts and Application Process Urban Conservation Suggestions and Planning International Union of Historical Towns and Turkey Pilot Applications on Urban Conservation
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1What is the Urban Conservation ? (History-Culture and Geography) Statement
2Natural Sit - Archeological sit and cities Statement
3Urban Conservation, but how? Statement
4Urban Conservation Acts and Aplication Process Statement- article analysıs
5Downtown-Altstadt and ConservationStatement- video presentation
6Urban Conservation Suggestions and PlanningStatement- article analysıs
7Urban Conservation-National and International Acts Statement- article analysıs
8Term Exam
9International Union of Historical Towns and TurkeyStatement- article analysıs
10New approaches on urban conservationStatement- article analysıs
11A succesfull Stories of Urban Conservation from the World Seminar presentation
12New approaches on urban conservation and TurkeyStatement- article analysıs
13A succesfull Stories of Urban Conservation from the TurkeyStatement- article analysıs
14Urban Conservation and İzmir (survey)Statement- Field trip
15Urban Conservation and İzmir (report presentation)Seminar presentation
16Final
Recommended or Required Reading
KUBAN Doğan, 2001, Türkiye’de Kentsel Koruma – Kent Tarihleri ve Koruma Yöntemleri, Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları 116, İstanbul. OKYAY İsmet, 2001, Fransa’da Kentsel Sit Alanlarının Korunması – Malraux Yasası, YEM Yayınları, İstanbul. YEDID A., 1991, Guıde de la Protection des Espanes naturels et Urbains, La Documentation Française, Paris. PACIONE, W., 2002, Urban Geography, Routledge Publ., London. HAMM Bernd- MUTTAGI Pandurang, 1998, Sustainable Development and the Future of Cities, Intermediate Technology Publ., Centre for European Studies, London. TIRIL, A., 2000. “Doğa koruma düşüncesinin gelişimi, Milli Parklar ve çevrecilik”. Yayınlanmamış doktora semineri. RESMİ GAZETE, 2003. Avrupa peyzaj sözleşmesi. RESMİ GAZETE, 1989. Kültür ve Tabiat Varlıklarını Koruma Yüksek Kurulu ile Koruma Kurulları Yönetmeliği. DEMİRSOY, A., 2000. “Doğal hayatın korunması ve sürdürülebilir yönetimi”. IV. Çevre Şurası Bildiriler Kitabı. ÇETİNKAYA, G., 2003. “Doğa koruma alanları ve biosfer rezerv”. Kırsal Çevre Yıllığı 2003. ÇEVRE BAKANLIĞI, 1998. “Dünya kültürel ve doğal mirasının korunmasına dair sözleşme”. Türkiye’nin Çevre Konusunda Taraf Olduğu Sözleşmeler. Ankara
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
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination133
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures14228
Field Trip11010
Seminar21020
Criticising Paper6530
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
Reading14570
Report11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)194
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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