Faculty of Engineering and Architecture

Department of Architecture

Course Contents

Department of Architecture
Course Content

1. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MMFTBA101 - Basic Design

In this course, design elements, point, line, plane, volume, texture, colour, light, form, principles of design, iteration, rhythm, proportion, scale, balance, consistency, contrast, synergy of opposites, continuity, cognitive psychology are mentioned.

2447

6MMFTBA105 - Construction-I

In this course, terms of building, building sub-systems, architecture technology and building technology, methods of building and construction, interaction between user-environment and building system, expected performance of building issues are handled.

2235

6ING103 - English-I

English speaking, writing, listening and speaking practices and grammar knowledge.

4044

6304M101 - Introduction to Architecture

In this course, understanding the architecture as an art, science, design and/or technology, defining forms and space, light and colour, solid and void, organization of space with overall harmony considering, scale, proportion, natural and man-made environment, topography, climate and site, functions relevant with utilization of space, man and environment, ergonomics, size, movement, health, safety and comfort, structure and material as elements of architecture; mathematics in architecture: geometry, lines, surfaces, solids and proportion are handled.

2235

6UYDATA101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Reforms-I

In this course, ideas and principles during the birth and development of modern Turkey are discussed.

2022

6MMFTBA103 - Technical Drawing-I

In this course, the rules for the proper use of tools and drawing technics and scale drawing, two-dimensional (cross-sectional plan view) drawing, dimensioning and information on the drawing, the use of layout, develop the detection, description and the reading skills are realized.

2235

6UYDTDL101 - Turkish Language-I

World languages, historical periods of Turkish, phonetical and structural features of Turkish.

2022
Total16102130
2. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MMFTBA106 - Construction-II

In this course, terms of building, building sub-systems, architecture technology and building technology, methods of building and construction, interaction between user-environment and building system, expected performance of building issues are handled.

2235

6ING104 - English-II

The development of English grammar, speaking, writing, listening and reading competencies.

4044

6MIMMAU102 - Introduction to Architectural Design

In this course, the concept of space is evaluated with observation, experience, visual perception, development of awareness, comprehension, calculation and design elements and in the process of programming-design-implementation-user of architectural planning, user requirements and human-environment interaction, develop different perspectives on the design problem and the practice of development of multi-faceted solutions are practiced.

2658

6MMFTBA001 - Mathematics

Functions and Properties of Functions, Trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions, Limit and rules for finding limits, Continuity and discontinuity, Derivation and derivation rules, Derivatives of various functions, Higher order derivatives, Application of derivatives, Curve sketching, undetermined limits, L’Hospital Rule, Indefinite Integral and techniques of integration, Substitution Rule and Integration by parts, Definite Integral, Applications of definite integral.

3034

6UYDATA102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Reforms-II

Political reforms, legal reforms, educational and cultural reforms, economic reforms, social reforms, Atatürk’s principles, Atatürk’s foreign policy, Turkey in the World War II, Turkey between 1950- 1960.

2022

6MMFTBA104 - Technical Drawing-II

In this course, the technics of dimensioning, drawing perspective, shading on perspective, plan, section and elevation with drawing tools are explained.

2235

6UYDTDL102 - Turkish Language-II

Word groups, structure of sentences, sentence types, expression mistakes.

2022
Total17102230
3. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MIMMAU201 - Architectural Design-1

In this course, the problems of a selected project area within an urban setting are examined and a program is prepared to develop this project area.

2658

6MMFTBA201 - Building Materials-I

In this course, the basic elements determining the performance and durability of building materials and the characteristics, types and methods of application of the main building materials by grouping them are discussed.

3035

6MMFTBA211 - Computer Based Presentation Techniques-I

In this course, the program commands are introduced and applications of furniture and space drawings are practiced.

2235

6IOYT01 - English Reading and Writing Techniques

Vocabulary teaching, reading and writing lessons, listening and speaking studies.

4044

6MIMTBA207 - History of Architecture-I

In this course the ancient and medieval architecture are discussed.

2023

6MIMTBA205 - Statics – Strength

In this course, the principles of mechanics, statics of particles, rigid bodies, equivalent force systems, equilibrium of rigid bodies, distributed forces, center of gravity, analysis of structures, forces in cables and beams are handled.

2235
Total15102030
4. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MIMMAU202 - Architectural Design-II

In this course, the problems of a selected project site within an urban setting are analyzed and a program is prepared to develop the project area.

2658

6MIMTBA206 - Building Component Design

In this course, modular coordination rules, variety prefabrication systems with building components are explained and then onventional systems, prefabricated reinforced concrete system, timber frame system and cold formed steel structure system are analyzed.

2234

6MIMTBA204 - Conveyor Systems

In this course, concept definitions which affect the buildings, analysis in terms of civil engineering, basic information about details and manufacture stages. Theoretical knowledge with applicable regulations and specifications for the design of the building are discussed.

2234

6MIMMAU204 - History and Theory of Urbanism

In this course, historical process of change and transformation of the city, urban concepts, planning movements and current urban issues are mentioned.

3034

6MIMMAU206 - History of Architecture-II

In this course, history of architecture from the first ages to present day is handled.

2023

6MING02 - Professional English

Reading, writing, listening and speaking activities with a special focus on the professional needs of the learners.

4044

6UYDKGS001 - Quality Assurance and Quality Management Systems

This course comprises the issues related to quality management concept and principles, the various tools available to achieve quality management systems successfully, statistical approach for quality control, ISO and QS certification process.

2023
Total17102230
5. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MIMMAU301 - Architectural Design-III

In this course, repetition, multiplying and diversification problems of architectural design and their sistemetical approach methods are explained.

2658

6MIMMAU311 - Construction Methods

In this course, development of production process and production methods; the development of building production, rationalized, industrialized systems; main features of the industrialized production; rationalization of conventional systems, ready-made formwork systems, tunnel formwork system, issues on design and production; Prefabricated systems, issues on design and production; evaluation criteria of building production systems and criteria of technology selection are mentioned.

1224

6MIMSEC015 - Contemporary Architecture and Renowned Architects

In the course, information about significant architecture in the world and the actors of the architecture are given to the students by presentations.

2023

6MIMYGS050 - Departmental Elective-III

2022
6MIMYGS002 - Sustainable Construction Production Methods

Sustainability concept, sustainability elements and sustainability principles in architectural design will be covered in the course. Theoretical knowledge will be put into practice with an architectural design project during the course.

6MIMYGS004 - Causes of Corruption in Historical Buildings and Conservation Techniques

To be able to recognize damage and deterioration in historical buildings and to determine intervention methods.

6MIMYGS005 - Urban Space and Accessibility

6MIMYGS017 - Concrete Technology

Below shows the weekly course content.

6MIMYGS027 - Sayısal Ortamda Tasarım

Course includes basic and crucial knowledge for design with digital tools and methodologies. Photoshop, Sketch Up, Autocad and V-Ray are the main softwares that student is going to use in order to experience architectural representation techniques through those digital interfaces.

6MIMYGS034 - Mimaride Dijital Yaklaşımlar

6UYDMSE001 - Professional Liability and Ethics

The course includes the definition, purpose, and principles of ethics , its relation to law, evaluation of the concepts of profession, institution and social responsibility, reasons for professional corruption and unethical behavior in professional life, their results and solutions.

6UYDCKI001 - Environmental Protection, Occupational Health and Safety

This course covers the topics such as preventing the deterioration and destruction of the environmental values and ecological balance, repairing the existing distortions, basic information to prevent environmental pollution, historical development and importance of work safety, general view of work safety in our country and occupational health and safety legislation, rules of work safety, sources of hazards, determination of hazards, risk assessment, control of risks, occupational diseases, occupational accidents, physical, chemical, biological, and psychological factors in terms of the effects on worker's health.

2023

6MIMMAU305 - Historical Environment Conservation and Restoration

In this course, improving and theorical base of thoughts of single building conservation and historical environment conservation; description of immovable nature and culture estates, conservation standards, pre-restoration operations, preparing of restoration projects, restoration technics, regulations and organizations for conservation of cultural heritage are handled.

3034

6MIMMAU307 - Settlement Planning and Designing

In this course, urban design process; urban design theories; main factors of urban formation; urban design models and samples; historical progress of urban design; project processing are handled.

2446
Total14122030
6. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MIMMAU302 - Architectural Design-IV

In this project studio, repetition, multiplying and diversification problems of architectural design and their sistemetical approach methods are mentioned. The concept is also described as forming norm and standards and performing operations on norm and standards. The economic and technical dimensions of the problem, producing techniques, features of building materials, living styles and behaviours, existences, memories will be handled together with repetition, multiplying and diversification problems and with gentrification of dent areas, complex structuring in the nodal points of inner city are mentioned.

2658

6MIMMAU308 - Construction Management

In this course, basic concepts, participants of the building production, managerial and economic decisions at different levels (sector, firm, project, operational) of building production process, construction firms; functions, organisational patterns, evaluation of building investments; feasibility studies, project delivery systems and organisational structures, type of contracts, cost management; cost estimation, cost planning and control, factors affecting building costs, time and resource management; time and resource estimation, planning and control; site management, site planning, the role of architects in different stages of building production process are analysed.

2234

6UYDEDY001 - Critical Thinking, Creativity and Entrepreneurship

Contemporary theories and approaches about thinking towards induction and deduction methods, ways of critical assessment, ways of critical evaluation, the relationships between creativeness and innovation, the application of innovation and using innovation as a core competence for entrepreneurship are taught in this class.

2023

6MIMYGS051 - Departmental Elective-I

2023
6MIMYGS002 - Sustainable Construction Production Methods

Sustainability concept, sustainability elements and sustainability principles in architectural design will be covered in the course. Theoretical knowledge will be put into practice with an architectural design project during the course.

6MIMYGS003 - Turkish Art History

In this course, architectural and architectural examples of Turkish Art will be studied.

6MIMYGS006 - Sociology and Spatial Design

In the course, the process of urbanization, the problems of urbanization, the reflections of the relationship between the city and society are examined in accordance with the theories.

6MIMYGS007 - Reuse of Traditional Building

The general content of the course is the re-consolidation of traditional structures for use, repairing and renewing them in order to meet the current requirements. When installing a new function in traditional structures, it is necessary to determine its specific spatial, organizational and functional character. In order to determine these qualities; For example, analyzes of the building's related zoning legislative standards, determining the technical and material character of the building, making spatial analyzes and determining the suitability of the new function are discussed.

6MIMYGS011 - Architectural Presentation Techniques

Application of different programs (photoshop, sketchup, autocad and v-ray) with computer interface and architectural presentation techniques

6MIMYGS012 - Traditional Building Materials

Classification of types of stone and terracotta products used during historical periods, raw material processing and shaping techniques, alteration types and development mechanisms observed in the structures where these materials are used, methods of determining stone diseases, stabilization, protection and fixation methods.

6MIMYGS023 - Architectural Design Methods and Stages

The stages of architectural design will be grouped under five items; a) creation of analyzes and initial decisions; b) pre-sketches and planimetric design methods; c) creation of main sketches and architectural design; d) the layout of the presentation; e) TMMOB architectural project drawings and presentation standards

6MIMYGS025 - Mimarlık 2000-2015 İstanbul

Within the scope of the course, the buildings applied between 1900 and 2015 will be found and examined in Istanbul and the design principles will be evaluated. The design principles of the buildings which have been applied in the last period will be evaluated by the students by reviewing the comments and articles in the current magazines. However, the firsts of the design offices will be tried to be understood with various questions and answers. At the end of this study, it will be tried to reveal maps of architectural practices in Istanbul over time, visual and interpretations as well as temporal and prioritized principles.

6MIMYGS029 - İç Mekan Tasarımı

6MIMYGS031 - Mimarlık ve Ekoloji

6UYDMSE001 - Professional Liability and Ethics

The course includes the definition, purpose, and principles of ethics , its relation to law, evaluation of the concepts of profession, institution and social responsibility, reasons for professional corruption and unethical behavior in professional life, their results and solutions.

6UYDSSU001 - Social Responsibility and Community Service

This course comprises fundamentals of social responsibility and basic information on the topics of social work of individuals, groups and businesses.

6MIMYGS052 - Departmental Elective-III

2023
6MIMMAS004 - Philosophy and Architecture

In this course, discussing the main theories (paradigms) developed in the period starting with the second half of the 20th century, through the readings on the philosophers of science, forming the basis for design knowledge, and systematizing the production of design ideas are aimed.

6MIMMAS472 - History of Environmental Protection in the World and Turkey

6MIMYGS002 - Sustainable Construction Production Methods

Sustainability concept, sustainability elements and sustainability principles in architectural design will be covered in the course. Theoretical knowledge will be put into practice with an architectural design project during the course.

6MIMYGS003 - Turkish Art History

In this course, architectural and architectural examples of Turkish Art will be studied.

6MIMYGS012 - Traditional Building Materials

Classification of types of stone and terracotta products used during historical periods, raw material processing and shaping techniques, alteration types and development mechanisms observed in the structures where these materials are used, methods of determining stone diseases, stabilization, protection and fixation methods.

6MIMYGS015 - Ottoman Urban Architecture

Examining the architectural forms formed by the basic needs in the Ottoman institutions in the Ottoman period between the 15th and 19th centuries and the reflection of these forms on the urban fabric will be discussed.

6MIMYGS023 - Architectural Design Methods and Stages

The stages of architectural design will be grouped under five items; a) creation of analyzes and initial decisions; b) pre-sketches and planimetric design methods; c) creation of main sketches and architectural design; d) the layout of the presentation; e) TMMOB architectural project drawings and presentation standards

6MIMYGS025 - Mimarlık 2000-2015 İstanbul

Within the scope of the course, the buildings applied between 1900 and 2015 will be found and examined in Istanbul and the design principles will be evaluated. The design principles of the buildings which have been applied in the last period will be evaluated by the students by reviewing the comments and articles in the current magazines. However, the firsts of the design offices will be tried to be understood with various questions and answers. At the end of this study, it will be tried to reveal maps of architectural practices in Istanbul over time, visual and interpretations as well as temporal and prioritized principles.

6MIMYGS032 - Mimarlık ve Tasarımda Veri Görselleştirme

6UYDSSU001 - Social Responsibility and Community Service

This course comprises fundamentals of social responsibility and basic information on the topics of social work of individuals, groups and businesses.

6MIMMAU310 - Enviromental Control

Climate and climate elements, climate comfort, design parameters related to built environment; energy control (site, orientation, building envelope, building form, building distance etc.), design of built environment as energy efficient passive climatization system. Definition of light, photometry, visual comfort, light control (windows, room dimensions, reflections of internal surfaces, obstructions, artificial light sources, etc.), design of natural lighting system, design of artificial lighting system and installation integrated lighting systems. Sound, human health and noise relation, acoustical comfort, design parameters related to built environment for environmental control.

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6MIMMAU306 - Survey and Restration

In this course, definition of survey, practice areas and types, the aim of survey in architecture, necessary tools and devices. Methods of survey in site plan, floor plans, sections, elevations and details. Practicing of survey, inspections and preparing survey drawings of the selected Cultural Property's construction system, material, layers and decays in 1:50 scale are mentioned.

2235
Total14122030
7. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MIMMAU401 - Architectural Design-V

In this course, proposal development, sketch and model studies are practiced.

2658

6MIMMAS051 - Departmental Elective-I

3035
6MIMMAS007 - Urban Renewal and Urban Identity

Urban transformation and described the conceptual identity of the city, through the process of urban transformation in Europe, the evolution of urban transformation in Turkey, the legislation constituting the urban transformation.

6MIMMAS008 - Roof Systems

6MIMMAS009 - Architectural Design Flows

6MIMMAS012 - 19th Century Ottoman Architecture

Examining the architectural forms formed by the basic needs in the Ottoman period institutions after the westernization period, the Tanzimat reforms in the capital and the provinces, the reflections on the urban structure, the stylistic transformations and changing preferences. New arrangements in the organization of 19th century Ottoman building space.

6MIMMAS013 - Energy efficient structure design

Introduction of parameters affecting the energy consumption and consumption in buildings.

6MIMMAS014 - Mimari Tasarımda Sürdürülebilirlik İlkeleri

The concept of sustainability, the factors of sustainability and the principles of sustainability in architectural design will be covered. Theoretical information will be implemented with the architectural project.

6MIMMAS054 - Building Physics Materials Relationship

Earthquake damages, cracks, repair and strengthening of structural elements, sound, heat, water-moisture, fire-induced problems

6MIMMAU403 - Implementation Project

In this course, searching and comparing alternatives of spatial design and conveyor system within preliminary project, final project and application project, examining building materials and building components and building techniques are practiced.

2447

6MIMISY001 - Work Placement

In this course, practical knowledge on the professional field is obtained.

08410
Total7181630
8. Semester
CourseTACECTS

6MIMMAS052 - Departmental Elective-II

3036
6MIMMAS007 - Urban Renewal and Urban Identity

Urban transformation and described the conceptual identity of the city, through the process of urban transformation in Europe, the evolution of urban transformation in Turkey, the legislation constituting the urban transformation.

6MIMMAS010 - Urban Conservation Planning

The course includes information on urban conservation planning thinking and development. In urban transformation projects, sustainability is examined through examples and current problems related to conservation in urban space are examined.

6MIMMAS011 - Building Cost

basic concepts related to building costs, factors affecting building costs, building cost estimation model, cost data and data banks in Turkey, computer-aided cost estimation models and classification models used in the preliminary design stage, the models used in the detailed design phase, tender-offer used in step models, cost estimation models used in progression preparation and construction (control) stage.

6MIMMAS015 - Yapılarda Yalıtım Sistemleri

6MIMMAS054 - Building Physics Materials Relationship

Earthquake damages, cracks, repair and strengthening of structural elements, sound, heat, water-moisture, fire-induced problems

6MIMMAS056 - Planning and Implementation Issues

Different countries (Germany, Japan, France, United States) Investigation of system operation related to the planning system and plan implementation, evaluation of the urban planning system and process systems related to development applications in Turkey, our country is the identification of emerging problems in system operation related to development applications.

6MIMMAS472 - History of Environmental Protection in the World and Turkey

6MIMYGS016 - History of Environmental Protection in the World and Turkey

general and regional characteristics of the historical environment in Turkey; examining these characteristics on specific samples; discussion of applications in selected examples from settlements with historical environmental protection studies; examining examples of urban protection from foreign countries.

6MIMYGS024 - Yapılarda Yangın Önlemleri

Before building design, the architect should increase the awareness about FIRE and prevent the fire danger with correct design / structural element / item / system / material selection and make design according to the legislation.

6MIMYGS053 - Departmental Elective-II

2023
6MIMYGS003 - Turkish Art History

In this course, architectural and architectural examples of Turkish Art will be studied.

6MIMYGS005 - Urban Space and Accessibility

6MIMYGS009 - Coastal Design

6MIMYGS010 - Mimar Sinan Architecture

The factors affecting the architecture of Mimar Sinan and the social environment and the phases of the development of the design of Mimar Sinan, the development of the interior as a very important element of the design of Mimar Sinan and the parallelism of the interior, the construction systems in the architecture of Mimar Sinan and the innovations brought by Mimar Sinan, Mimar Sinan ' To have knowledge about the structure typologies, Mimar Sinan's important complexes and their masterpieces, the decisions and applications about the city and the construction process, to be able to interpret and evaluate the contributions of Mimar Sinan to the architecture of the Ottoman Classical Period, to be able to critically evaluate the period of Mimar Sinan period and its architecture. To be able to evaluate students with an approach, to be able to carry out an advanced study related to the Mimar Sinan Period and architecture independently.

6MIMYGS012 - Traditional Building Materials

Classification of types of stone and terracotta products used during historical periods, raw material processing and shaping techniques, alteration types and development mechanisms observed in the structures where these materials are used, methods of determining stone diseases, stabilization, protection and fixation methods.

6MIMYGS022 - Mimaride Yaratıcılık

Emergence of spatial components, configuration systematics, reading and thinking guides.

6MIMYGS024 - Yapılarda Yangın Önlemleri

Before building design, the architect should increase the awareness about FIRE and prevent the fire danger with correct design / structural element / item / system / material selection and make design according to the legislation.

6MIMYGS026 - Mimari Okumalar

For each week class will include a main research sources for architecture which is also lead the future research development and current reading material such as architectural magazines articles and books. And all these sources will be discussed and analysis in class with all student’s collective concerns. All student will develop presentation and papers with these readings.

6MIMYGS028 - Beton Teknolojisi-II

6UYDSPR001 - Strategic Planning, Project and Risk Management

Strategic management, strategic planning, planning process, risk management, project design and management are some of the topics that will be discussed during the course.

6MIMYGS054 - Departmental Elective-V

2025
6MIMMAS004 - Philosophy and Architecture

In this course, discussing the main theories (paradigms) developed in the period starting with the second half of the 20th century, through the readings on the philosophers of science, forming the basis for design knowledge, and systematizing the production of design ideas are aimed.

6MIMMAS011 - Building Cost

basic concepts related to building costs, factors affecting building costs, building cost estimation model, cost data and data banks in Turkey, computer-aided cost estimation models and classification models used in the preliminary design stage, the models used in the detailed design phase, tender-offer used in step models, cost estimation models used in progression preparation and construction (control) stage.

6MIMMAS054 - Building Physics Materials Relationship

Earthquake damages, cracks, repair and strengthening of structural elements, sound, heat, water-moisture, fire-induced problems

6MIMYGS002 - Sustainable Construction Production Methods

Sustainability concept, sustainability elements and sustainability principles in architectural design will be covered in the course. Theoretical knowledge will be put into practice with an architectural design project during the course.

6MIMYGS003 - Turkish Art History

In this course, architectural and architectural examples of Turkish Art will be studied.

6MIMYGS005 - Urban Space and Accessibility

6MIMYGS013 - Urban Space Design

Basic concepts of urban space design, basic theories in urban design, contemporary approaches, formal, perceptual, social, visual, functional dimensions of urban design, design of residential areas, public spaces and designs, urban design application processes.

6MIMYGS014 - Looking Aesthetics in Architecture

Information will be given about the motifs which have many aesthetic features such as facade cladding, columns, wiping, windows and so on. Periodical architectural aesthetic features will be investigated. Nowadays, the new architectural aesthetic styles that develop according to the changing conditions and the emerging needs will be investigated.

6MIMYGS022 - Mimaride Yaratıcılık

Emergence of spatial components, configuration systematics, reading and thinking guides.

6MIMYGS024 - Yapılarda Yangın Önlemleri

Before building design, the architect should increase the awareness about FIRE and prevent the fire danger with correct design / structural element / item / system / material selection and make design according to the legislation.

6MIMYGS026 - Mimari Okumalar

For each week class will include a main research sources for architecture which is also lead the future research development and current reading material such as architectural magazines articles and books. And all these sources will be discussed and analysis in class with all student’s collective concerns. All student will develop presentation and papers with these readings.

6MIMYGS030 - Mimarlık Eğitiminden Meslek Pratiğine

6UYDSSU001 - Social Responsibility and Community Service

This course comprises fundamentals of social responsibility and basic information on the topics of social work of individuals, groups and businesses.

6MIMMAU498 - Graduation Project

In this course, analysis of a medium or large scale site given for a project with a complex program, investigations and solution proposals regarding the functions of the program, project solutions at different scales of intervention and detail, presentations that adequately express the approach and the solutions developed for the project are practiced.

08410

6MIMMAU402 - Professional Appliance-Zoning Law

In this course, the professional field of architecture as designing and construction in general; office management, architectural project management and construction management in practice; organizations, rules, building regulations - codes, standards to prepare and control design and construction processes and products in practice; rules and regulations and means for the preparation of design documents, working drawings, contract documents and bill of quantities, contracting and bidding practice are mentioned.

3036
Total1081430
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  • T : Theory
  • A : Aplication
  • C : Credit
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System