RTV 105 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Introduction to Photography
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
RTV 105
Fall
1
2
2
5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives This course will consider theorotical and practical photography art issue. The aim of this course is; to discuss photography art aplications and methods.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To improve the skills about photographing
  • The photo, hence the fixed image, evaluate the role and the importance of wider communication process
  • Discuss the historical development of the art of photography
  • Identify basic components of today's cameras
  • Lighting in photography, composition, lighting, framing and exposure, and discuss the basic elements.
Course Content In this course, starting from the history of the photograph, respectively, cameras, functioning and principles of operation will be examined, photography techniques, reading, photography, lighting, composition, framing and photo location in the communication process will be discussed.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction to the course Meeting with students, information about the course content
2 Photography and photographic history-Camera Obscura-The invention of photography, Technical developments Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
3 Cameras, types, structure and elements -Photo light, color, and effects on photo Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
4 The controls on the camera I, Exposure clutch components, -Diyafram-Enstantane-Iso - Measuring Light Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
5 The controls on the camera II, Focus System, Focusing, Depth of field control and visual effects on the photograph Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
6 Equipment in the Camera, Lenses and Glasses, Usage Purpose Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
7 Equipment in the Camera, Filters, applications of visual effects and filters Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
8 Mid Term Exam Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
9 Lighting in Photography, Lighting Types, Flash Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
10 The elements of visual aesthetics Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
11 The elements of visual aesthetics Kılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken. Ankara: Dost Kitabevi Yayınları Sayfalar: 13-30
12 Types of Photography -Portr to, Documentary, Landscape, Nature, Macro, Architecture, Black & White, News, Sports and Children. related documents will be distributed
13 Contemporary Art Movements and Photography related documents will be distributed
14 Presentation Presentation
15 General Evaluation
16 Final Exam

 

Course Textbooks Compulsory textbook\nKılıç, L. (2007) Fotoğrafa Başlarken In addition, students are expected to benefit from the notes and documents will be distributed in class.
References

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
Laboratory / Application
1
30
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
15
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
25
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
3
70
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
1
30
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
4
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
Presentation / Jury
1
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
3
Final / Oral Exam
1
3
    Total
118

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1

To Apply Radio and Television Programming information to apply other sciences

X
2 To perform the ability to use modern techniques and methods X
3 To Act independently, using initiative and creativity skills X
4 To have the ability to make disciplinary and inter-disciplinary teamwork and X
5 Ability to have a professional and ethical responsibility X
6 To have a defined target in accordance with the process of problem solving and the ability to design X
7 To be Process-oriented, people-based, information sharing on best effort to continuously train radio, television programmer X
8 To provide team work and management in accordance with the qualification to improve problem determination and problem-solving skills X
9

To train staff who is in communication and interaction with the environment, followed by the needs of the environment, which stabilizes the factors that influence the profession

X
10

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest