NMD3208 Advanced Media PerformancesBahçeşehir UniversityDegree Programs ENERGY SYSTEMS ENGINEERINGGeneral Information For StudentsDiploma SupplementErasmus Policy StatementNational QualificationsBologna Commission
Bachelor TR-NQF-HE: Level 6 QF-EHEA: First Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 6

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
NMD3208 Advanced Media Performances Spring 3 0 3 5
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: English
Type of course: Non-Departmental Elective
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi TİRŞE ERBAYSAL FİLİBELİ
Course Lecturer(s): Instructor BANU ŞAHİN
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: The aim of the course is to provide students with competence in all areas of broadcasting, especially video broadcasting, and to make them gain experience in preparing and presenting a program. Strengthening students' on-camera performances is one of the main outcomes of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
- They will learn how to speak in an accurate and impressive way
- They will perceive the differences between speaking and writing language and pronunciation attributions
- Students would learn how to write a news on media organs like radio and television and practice readily.
- Students would learn how to present the news on media organs like radio and television and practice readily.
- Students would learn the skills of creating and presenting program content.

Course Content

Within the scope of this course; detailed information will be given about diction, news writing and presenting. Within this context; students would receive necessary education on diction, voiceover, writing and presenting of television and radio news, presenting of newscast and news, creating a newscast context. Necessary information about creating and presenting a program context, writing and presenting the news on radio and television will be provided in both theoretical and practical ways.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Introduction to the course. Definition and practicing areas of being a correspondent, announcer and presenter.
2) The importance of breathing correctly
3) What is body awareness? How to use voice correctly?
4) Drama workout
5) Written language and spoken language
6) What does a correspondent do?
7) Alternative newspapers
8) What is rhetoric?
9) Midterm
10) How to prepare a program and its content for radio and TV
11) Non-verbal communications: The usage of gesture and mimic
12) Dos & Don'ts: Hosting a guest on TV and radio
13) Speaking in front of a camera in an advanced way
14) Evaluation before final


Course Notes / Textbooks: In accordance with course processing; internet and newspaper news, poems, various reading materials, documents of radio and television news will be handed for practice.

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Attendance 1 % 10
Midterms 1 % 40
Final 1 % 50
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 13 3 39
Study Hours Out of Class 14 5 70
Midterms 1 2 2
Final 1 2 2
Total Workload 113

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) Build up a body of knowledge in mathematics, science and Energy Systems Engineering subjects; use theoretical and applied information in these areas to model and solve complex engineering problems.
2) Ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex Energy Systems Engineering problems; select and apply proper modeling and analysis methods for this purpose.
3) Ability to design complex Energy systems, processes, devices or products under realistic constraints and conditions, in such a way as to meet the desired result; apply modern design methods for this purpose.
4) Ability to devise, select, and use modern techniques and tools needed for solving complex problems in Energy Systems Engineering practice; employ information technologies effectively.
5) Ability to design and conduct numerical or pysical experiments, collect data, analyze and interpret results for investigating the complex problems specific to Energy Systems Engineering.
6) Ability to cooperate efficiently in intra-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams; and show self-reliance when working on Energy Systems-related problems
7) Ability to communicate effectively in English and Turkish (if he/she is a Turkish citizen), both orally and in writing. Write and understand reports, prepare design and production reports, deliver effective presentations, give and receive clear and understandable instructions.
8) Recognize the need for life-long learning; show ability to access information, to follow developments in science and technology, and to continuously educate oneself.
9) Develop an awareness of professional and ethical responsibility, and behave accordingly. Be informed about the standards used in Energy Systems Engineering applications.
10) Learn about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; develop an awareness of entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainable development.
11) Acquire knowledge about the effects of practices of Energys Systems Engineering on health, environment, security in universal and social scope, and the contemporary problems of Energys Systems engineering; is aware of the legal consequences of Energys Systems engineering solutions.