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.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be able to improve the skills about photography
  • Will be able to evaluate the role and importance of photography in broader communication processes
  • Will be able to discuss the historical development of photography
  • Will be able to define the basic components and features of today's cameras.
  • Will be able to discuss lighting in photography, composition, framing, exposure and 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 Fotoğrafın Kısa Tarihi Yazar: Walter Benjamin Chapter:1
3 Cameras, types, structure and elements -Photo light, color, and effects on photo A'dan Z'ye Dijital Fotoğrafçılık Kitabı Yazar: Chris George Chapter 1.1 - Donanım ve Yazılım
4 The controls on the camera I, Exposure clutch components, -Diyafram-Enstantane-Iso - Measuring Light Dijital Fotoğrafçılık Hakkında Her Şey Yazar: İsa Akalın Chapter 2 - Çekim
5 The controls on the camera II, Focus System, Focusing, Depth of field control and visual effects on the photograph A'dan Z'ye Dijital Fotoğrafçılık Kitabı Yazar: Chris George Chapter 1.2 - Yaratıcı Kontroller
6 Equipment in the Camera, Lenses and Glasses, Usage Purpose Fotoğrafçının El Kitabı Popular Photography Chapter 1 - Ekipman ve Kurulum
7 Equipment in the Camera, Filters, applications of visual effects and filters Fotoğrafçının El Kitabı Popular Photography Chapter 1 - Ekipman ve Kurulum
8 Mid Term Exam
9 Lighting in Photography, Lighting Types, Flash Fotoğrafçının El Kitabı Popular Photography Chapter 2 - Kompozisyon ve Çekim
10 The elements of visual aesthetics Fotoğrafın Yapısal Öğeleri ve Fotoğraf Sanatında Kompozisyon Yazar: Sabit Kalfagil Chapter 1
11 The elements of visual aesthetics Fotoğrafın Yapısal Öğeleri ve Fotoğraf Sanatında Kompozisyon Yazar: Sabit Kalfagil Chapter 2
12 Types of Photography -Portr to, Documentary, Landscape, Nature, Macro, Architecture, Black & White, News, Sports and Children. Dijital Fotoğrafçılık Hakkında Her Şey Yazar: İsa Akalın Chapter 3, 4, 5, 6
13 Contemporary Art Movements and Photography Fotoğrafın Kısa Tarihi Yazar: Walter Benjamin Chapter :3
14 Presentation Presentation
15 General Evaluation
16 Final Exam

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

A'dan Z'ye Dijital Fotoğrafçılık Kitabı
Yazar: Chris George
Çevirmen: Bala Toprak
ISBN: 9789751031464

Dijital Fotoğrafçılık Hakkında Her Şey
Yazar: İsa Akalın
ISBN: 9786058441002

Fotoğrafın Yapısal Öğeleri ve Fotoğraf Sanatında Kompozisyon
Yazar: Sabit Kalfagil
ISBN: 9789758069255

Fotoğrafçının El Kitabı
Popular Photography
ISBN: 9786055056360

Fotoğrafın Kısa Tarihi
Yazar: Walter Benjamin
Çevirmen: Osman Akınhay
ISBN: 9786051031453

Suggested Readings/Materials

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
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

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
3
70
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
30
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester 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 Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
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