INTERIOR DESIGN (TURKISH, THESIS)
Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
IMT5410 Contemporary Design Approaches Spring 3 0 3 8

Basic information

Language of instruction: Turkish
Type of course: Must Course
Course Level:
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. MURAT BURAK ALTINIŞIK
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: To provide a framework for the comprehension and discussion of recent design works around the world at different scales through the study of the motivations and conceptual grounds operating as specific approximations or attractors of thought that are referred to as certain contemporary approaches in different cultural formations.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
1. Analyze contemporary design works.
2. Differentiate design approaches in contemporary design works.
3. Develop a critical approach to contemporary design practices and discourses.
4. Aesthetic evaluation and critique of design products within conceptual grounds.
5. Identify the multi-layered complexity of design phenomena.

Course Content

1 Introduction
2 Mapping of concepts and methodology
3 Subject-Object-Tool: Design Tools
4 Varying Design Methods
5 Contemporary Design Methods - Analogous World I
6 Contemporary Design Methods - Analogous World II
7 Contemporary Design Methods - Analogous World III
8 Contemporary Design Methods - Digital World I
9 Contemporary Design Methods - Digital World II
10 Contemporary Design Methods - Digital World III
11 Student Presentations
12 Student Presentations
13 Student Presentations
14 Student Presentations

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Introduction none
2) Mapping of concepts and methodology none
3) Subject-Object-Tool: Design Tools none
4) Varying Design Methods Related reading material
5) Contemporary Design Methods - Analogous World I Related reading material
6) Contemporary Design Methods - Analogous World II Related reading material
7) Contemporary Design Methods - Analogous World III Related reading material
8) Contemporary Design Methods - Digital World I Related reading material
9) Contemporary Design Methods - Digital World II Related reading material
10) Contemporary Design Methods - Digital World III Related reading material
11) Student Presentations Preparation of presentations
12) Student Presentations Preparation of presentations
13) Student Presentations Preparation of presentations
14) Student Presentations Preparation of presentations

Sources

Course Notes / Textbooks: Ders notları her ders sonrası sisteme yüklenecektir.
Course presentations will be uploaded in the system following each course.
References: Bru, E., et.al (2003). Metapolis Dictionary of Advanced Architecture: City, Technology and Society in the Information Age, Barcelona: Actar.
Cook, P., (2008). Drawing: The Motive Force of Architecture, London: Wiley.
Kottas, D. (2010). Contemporary Digital Architecture: Design and Techniques, Barcelona: Links International
Balmond, C. (2007). Informal, New York: Prestel USA

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Attendance 10 % 5
Presentation 1 % 20
Final 1 % 50
Paper Submission 8 % 25
Total % 100
PERCENTAGE OF SEMESTER WORK % 50
PERCENTAGE OF FINAL WORK % 50
Total % 100

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
           
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution