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State Turkish Music Conservatory - Instrument Constructing - First Cycle Programme



General Description
History
Department of Instrument Making one of the four sections in the Conservatory.Department began training in 1989.Department of 10 students are admitted each year training period consists of a 4-year undergraduate program.50 students in our department, 10 are trained by a lecturer.The history of the Department is fairly new.In deparment which began training with 1 lecturer and 5 students was created the necessary sub-structures.
Qualification Awarded
The Bachelor's Degree in State Turkish Music Conservatory-Instrument Maker (Luthier) ( first cycle in State Turkish Music Conservatory-Instrument Maker (Luthier)) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum.
Level of Qualification
First Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The general requirements explained in “General Admission Requirements” of Information on the Institution part are applied for admission of students.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules and regulations for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. Transfer can be made among the institutions of which equivalency is recognized by Higher Education Council. Also successful vocational school graduates to continue their educaiton to obtain Bachelor’s degrees if they are successful in the selection and the placement examination (DGS, i.e. vertical transfer examination) are admitted. The courses to be taken by these students are determined by the relevant department, on the basis of courses they have completed in the programs from which they have graduated. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University and hence of the Department is not an exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the start of each year at the University for the courses of English Language and Computer Skills. The students who have completed the proficiencies for these courses on his/her own or through other means, and believe that they have achieved the learning outcomes specified are given the right to take the exemption exam. The students who achieve a passing grade from these exams are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Students must obtain a grade point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and successfully pass all courses on the programme (equivalent to a total of 240 ECTS).
Profile of The Programme
This department aspires to make and develop instruments which a part of traditional turkish handicraft and Turkish culture in scientific environment and aims to transfer of the principles and methods and true sense of art to future generations .In this department there are two main art departments: String instruments and Plucked instruments.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Students who complete a 4-year degree program can be a music teacher, radio, opera and chorus musical instrument maker (Luthier), can serve as an academician
Access to Further Studies
The graduates holding Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply to Master’s Degree programmes at national level and /or international level both in the same and in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students must attend lessons and exams.About the continuity of the course the student is followed by the instructor. A midterm and final exam each semester is done.Exam date and location will be announced by the department. Students who could not enter the exam because of excuse make an exam with be given the faculty management decision.Engage in supplementary. exam, students who fail the final exam.Grade: midterm and final grade average of 40%, 60% is found. student in that course will be successful if grade is 60 and over
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Yrd.Doç.Dr İlhan ERSOY Ege Üniversitesi Devlet Türk Müziği Konservatuarı Tel: 0232 3881024 -116 0232 3432791
Facilities
labs, 10 classrooms application atelier , department archive, machine atelier , lecture classes

Key Learning Outcomes
1Being able to learn and apply traditional, contemporary and universal instrument making techniques.
2Acquring knowledge on equipment and materials that are used in instrument making.
3Learning consept about instrument making.
4Being able to design and project an instrument in accordance with a defined aim and to apply this project.
5To be able to determination and solving technical and structural problems of instruments.
6Acquiring the necessary music knowledge helpful for instrument making.
7Being able to perform several musical instrumentsto a certain extent in order to improve the accumulation of instrument making.
8May have information about the historical development of musical instruments.
9To gain aesthetic awareness in the field of instrument making.
10Disciplinary and inter-disciplinary team work ability.
11To be able to communicate by expressing his/her ideas freely in written and orally and to be able to have the ability of working individually and independent decision making.
12To be conscious of ethical responsibility.
13To be able to improve his/her knowledge by adopting the importance of LLP and following the developments regarding science-technology and contemporary subjetcs.
14Being able to keep up with the national and international studies on music and instrument making.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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KNOWLEDGE1
SKILLS1
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COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
5
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 BLG103 Compulsory 3 0 0 2
2 ÇYB101 ATELIER TRAINING I Compulsory 3 3 0 5
3 ÇYB107 EUROPEAN MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY I Compulsory 1 1 0 2
4 YDI101 FOREIGN LANGUAGE I Compulsory 4 0 0 2
5 ÇYB103 INSTRUMENT TRAINING I Compulsory 2 2 0 3
6 ÇYB105 MATHEMATICS I Compulsory 1 1 0 2
7 PİY101 PIANO I Compulsory 1 1 0 3
8 ATA101 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
9 ÇYB111 PROFESSİONAL TOOLS AND MACHİNERY INFORMATİON Compulsory 1 1 0 2
10 ÜYG104 TRANSITION INTO UNIVERSITY LIFE Compulsory 1 0 0 2
11 TUR101 TURKISH LANGUAGE I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
12 ÇYB109 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY I Compulsory 2 2 0 3
Total 23 11 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB102 ATELIER TRAINING II Compulsory 3 3 0 5
2 THU101 COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES Compulsory 1 0 0 2
3 ÇYB108 EUROPEAN MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY II Compulsory 1 1 0 2
4 YDI102 FOREIGN LANGUAGE II Compulsory 4 0 0 2
5 ÇYB104 INSTRUMENT TRAINING II Compulsory 2 2 0 4
6 ÇYB106 MATHEMATICS II Compulsory 1 1 0 2
7 PİY102 PIANO II Compulsory 1 1 0 3
8 ATA102 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
9 ÇYB112 TECHNİCAL DRAWİNG Compulsory 1 1 0 2
10 TUR102 TURKISH LANGUAGE II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
11 ÇYB110 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY II Compulsory 2 2 0 4
Total 20 11 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB201 ATELIER TRAINING III Compulsory 4 4 0 7
2 ÇYB205 COMPLEMENTARY ATELIER TRAINING I Compulsory 2 2 0 3
3 ÇYB207 EUROPEAN MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY III Compulsory 1 1 0 2
4 ÇYB203 INSTRUMENT TRAINING III Compulsory 2 2 0 6
5 ÇYB211 MATHEMATICS Compulsory 1 1 0 3
6 PİY201 PIANO III Compulsory 1 1 0 3
7 ÇYB209 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY III Compulsory 2 2 0 4
8 ÇYB213 WOOD TECHNOLOGY Compulsory 1 0 0 2
Total 14 13 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB202 ATELIER TRAINING IV Compulsory 4 4 0 7
2 ÇYB206 COMPLEMENTARY ATELIER TRAINING II Compulsory 2 2 0 4
3 ÇYB212 ENGINEERING DRAWING Compulsory 1 1 0 2
4 ÇYB208 EUROPEAN MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY IV Compulsory 1 1 0 3
5 ÇYB214 INSTRUMENT INFORMATION AND HISTORY Compulsory 1 0 0 2
6 ÇYB204 INSTRUMENT TRAINING IV Compulsory 2 2 0 4
7 PİY202 PIANO IV Compulsory 1 1 0 4
8 ÇYB210 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY IV Compulsory 2 2 0 4
Total 14 13 0 30
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB301 ATELIER TRAINING V Compulsory 4 4 0 9
2 ÇYB305 COMPLEMENTARY ATELIER TRAINING IIı Compulsory 2 2 0 3
3 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.I ELECTIVE I Elective - - - 2
4 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.II ELECTIVE II Elective - - - 3
5 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.III ELECTIVE III Elective - - - 2
6 ÇYB303 INSTRUMENT TRAINING V Compulsory 2 2 0 6
7 ÇYB307 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I Compulsory 1 1 0 5
Total 13 13 0 30
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB302 ATELIER TRAINING VI Compulsory 4 4 0 10
2 ÇYB306 COMPLEMENTARY ATELIER TRAINING IV Compulsory 2 2 0 3
3 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.IV ELECTIVE IV Elective - - - 2
4 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.V ELECTIVE V Elective - - - 3
5 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.VI ELECTIVE VI Elective - - - 2
6 ÇYB304 INSTRUMENT TRAINING VI Compulsory 2 2 0 5
7 ÇYB308 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II Compulsory 1 1 0 5
Total 13 13 0 30
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB401 ATELIER TRAINING VII Compulsory 4 4 0 9
2 ÇYB405 COMPLEMENTARY ATELIER TRAINING V Compulsory 2 2 0 3
3 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.IX ELECTIVE IX Elective - - - 2
4 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.VII ELECTIVE VII Elective - - - 2
5 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.VIII ELECTIVE VIII Elective - - - 3
6 ÇYB403 INSTRUMENT TRAINING VII Compulsory 2 2 0 6
7 ÇYB407 VARNISH TECHNICS Compulsory 1 1 0 5
Total 13 13 0 30
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB402 ATELIER TRAINING VIII Compulsory 4 4 0 10
2 ÇYB406 COMPLEMENTARY ATELIER TRAINING VI Compulsory 2 2 0 3
3 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.X ELECTIVE X Elective - - - 2
4 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.XI ELECTIVE XI Elective - - - 3
5 Ç.Y.(a)SEÇMELİ.XII ELECTIVE XII Elective - - - 2
6 ÇYB408 INSTRUMENT FINISHING Compulsory 1 1 0 4
7 ÇYB404 INSTRUMENT TRAINING VIII Compulsory 2 2 0 6
Total 13 13 0 30
 
ELECTIVE I
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB309 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY I Elective 2 2 0 2
2 ÇYB311 TURKISH FOLK MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY I Elective 2 2 0 2
ELECTIVE II
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB313 INSTRUMENT DESIGN I Elective 2 2 0 3
2 ÇYB315 INSTRUMENT REPAIRING I Elective 2 2 0 3
ELECTIVE III
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB317 SECOND INSTRUMENT TRAINING I Elective 1 1 0 2
2 ÇYB319 INSTRUMENT TRIMMING Elective 1 1 0 2
3 ÇYB321 MINIATURE INSTRUMENT MAKING Elective 1 1 0 2
4 ÇYB323 RHYTM APPLICATION TECHNIQUES Elective 1 1 0 2
5 ÇYB325 BOW MAKING Elective 1 1 0 2
ELECTIVE IV
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB310 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY II Elective 2 2 0 2
2 ÇYB312 TURKISH FOLK MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY II Elective 2 2 0 2
ELECTIVE V
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB314 INSTRUMENT DESIGN II Elective 2 2 0 3
2 ÇYB316 INSTRUMENT REPAIRING II Elective 2 2 0 3
ELECTIVE VI
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB318 SECOND INSTRUMENT TRAINING II Elective 1 1 0 2
2 ÇYB320 INSTRUMENT TRIMMING Elective 1 1 0 2
3 ÇYB322 MINIATURE INSTRUMENT MAKING Elective 1 1 0 2
4 ÇYB324 RHYTM APPLICATION TECHNIQUES Elective 1 1 0 2
5 ÇYB326 BOW MAKING Elective 1 1 0 2
ELECTIVE IX
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB417 SECOND INSTRUMENT TRAINING III Elective 1 1 0 2
2 ÇYB419 PIANO Elective 1 1 0 2
3 ÇYB421 PEARLING TECHNIQUES Elective 1 1 0 2
4 ÇYB423 REPERTOIRE Elective 1 1 0 2
5 ÇYB425 PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT MAKING Elective 1 1 0 2
6 ISR401 SIGN LANGUAGE Elective 1 1 0 2
ELECTIVE VII
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB409 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY III Elective 2 2 0 2
2 ÇYB411 TURKISH FOLK MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY III Elective 2 2 0 2
ELECTIVE VIII
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB413 INSTRUMENT DESIGN III Elective 2 2 0 3
2 ÇYB415 INSTRUMENT REPAIRING III Elective 2 2 0 3
ELECTIVE X
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB410 TURKISH MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY IV Elective 2 2 0 2
2 ÇYB412 TURKISH FOLK MUSIC SOLFAGE AND THEORY IV Elective 2 2 0 2
ELECTIVE XI
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB414 INSTRUMENT DESIGN IV Elective 2 2 0 3
2 ÇYB416 INSTRUMENT REPAIRING IV Elective 2 2 0 3
ELECTIVE XII
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ÇYB418 SECOND INSTRUMENT TRAINING IV Elective 1 1 0 2
2 ÇYB420 PIANO Elective 1 1 0 2
3 ÇYB422 PEARLING TECHNIQUES Elective 1 1 0 2
4 ÇYB424 REPERTOIRE Elective 1 1 0 2
5 ÇYB426 PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT MAKING Elective 1 1 0 2
6 GRK402 ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND GUALITY Elective 1 1 0 2
 
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