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Kemalpaşa Mahallesi Halkalı Caddesi No:101 34295Sefaköy - KüçükçekmeceIstanbul-Turkey
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T.C. Istanbul ArelUniversity
Department of Industrial Product DesignCourse Content
Formation of light and color, color theories, color interaction, complementary colors, color separation, psychological and cultural connotations of color, individual works and presentations.
6GRTTBA101 - Basic Art Education-I
The content includes the recognition of the line, point, texture, form, shape, three-dimensional figures and colour elements.
6EUTMAU101 - Constructive Drawing-I
Introduction to constructive drawing, drawing insruments and their use, lettering, line types, drafting papers and standard sizes, title blocks, scales, international standards, geometric constructions, first-angle and third-angle projection, dimensioning, auxiliary views, intersections, sections, machining symbols and working drawings, isometric drawing, oblique drawing.
6UYDING101 - English-I
Grammar and vocabulary teaching; basic reading and writing lessons; basic listening and speaking practices.
6EUTMAU103 - Introduction to Design
Introduction to basic design. Description on design elements and design principles Concept sheet, harmony, contrast, balance, figure and ground relation, etc. Composition,texture, movement,human figure and scale. Visual Perception and Illusion. Gestalt. Visual design. Abstraction. Metamorphosis. Relations between space and form: Works on cube, deduction. Art movements and artist cubes. Works on conceptualization, book design.Works on environmental installation. Object design.
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.
6UYDTDL101 - Turkish Language-I
World languages, historical periods of Turkish, phonetical and structural features of Turkish.
6GRTTBA102 - Basic Art Education-II
The major elements of art include point, line, form, shape, colour and three dimensional figures.
6EUTMAU106 - Construction Methods of Materials Based
Materials; properties, classifications, usage patterns, surface treatment methods, basic formatting methods and application areas are explained in detail. Examples of successful designers are given.
6EUTMAU102 - Constructive Drawing-II
Isometric Drawing. Cavalier – Oblique Drawing. Single-point and two-point perspective drawing. Intersections and developments. Screw, bolts and nuts. Representation of threaded fasteners. Surface finish symbols. Linear and angular measurement tolerances. Limits and fits. Form and position tolerancing. Assembly and detail drawings.
6EUTMAU104 - Design-I (Project-I)
This course will consist of one or more industrial design projects where students will undertake advanced design processes that focus on specific aspects of design problems for consumer products, services, or systems. Students will produce convincing explanations and arguments using virtual models and visual presentations of their concepts.
6UYDING102 - English-II
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.
6UYDTDL102 - Turkish Language-II
Word groups, structure of sentences, sentence types, expression mistakes.
6EUTMAU203 - Anthropometric Design
This course contains the basic principles related to human resources. Anthropometric covers the biomechanical, physiological, psychological principles related to the product design and help out the application of these principles to products.
6UYDBTK101 - Applications of Information Technologies
Basic concepts of computer, usage of internet, Windows 7, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint.
6EUTMAU205 - Design-II (Project-II)
This course consists of one or more intermediate level industrial design projects. Students will undertake design processes, to a moderate degree of technical detail, that focus on specific aspects of the design problem for consumer products. Students will produce convincing models and visual presentations of their design concepts.
6EUTMAS050 - Elective Course-I
This course includes topics such as general design principles, visual perception, product styling, Gestalt principles, product functionality, product semantics, creativity, visual complexity, visual simplicity, the golden ratio, social status, social group, the use of goods in social groups, connotation, luxury consumption and symbolic product consumption.
Definition of form as a tool in design. Establishment of form user communication through relations with design. Relations with form: Form-function, form-structure, form- materials, form-details, form-finish of the object. Designer's investigation of the context: seeing, perceiving, thinking, comparing. Sources of the form transformation: nature, objects, technology, human movements and habits, design trends.
This course aims at enabling graphic design students to understand the issues related to Branding, products and services they will be packaging within the framework of graphic design. Students are also introduced to the Third dimension form, color and communication in the context of retail environment.
Definitions of Design Research. Differences between design research and scientific research. Different disciplines the methods of which are used in design research. Methods of scientific research. Methods of design research. Classification of various research methods and techniques used for the purpose of design research: Observations, various recording and sampling techniques, activity analysis, and work-studies. Morphological studies: Typology, form analysis, geometric analysis. Methods of design activity analysis: Protocol analysis, think-aloud and recording techniques, and decomposition of protocols. Field studies: Questionnaire design and applications, interview techniques, attitude studies, and response ranking studies. Case study methods in design development. History and archive studies.
6UYGOYT001 - English Reading and Writing Techniques
Reading activities, vocabulary building activities, practice on comprehension skills, sentence and paragraph writing activites
6EUTTBA201 - Model Construction Techniques-I
The students will explore the range of materials and products avaliable for use of the professionai designer and they will be able to use basic cutting, joining and finishing technigues for card and soft woods (balsa wood) to create physical models. They will develop skills in 3D model building/ relief technigues as an evaluation and presentation tool.
6EUTTBA203 - Third Dimension in Computer-I
Analyze and implement the basics of 3 dimensional modeling and design in industrial design by using Solidworks and Rhinoceros. The course covers the use of surface modeling techniques, the modeling of student projects and/or existing products and the rendering techniques.
In this course, the use of surface modeling techniques with Rhinoceros program, the design of the students and / or modeling of existing products and making them ready for presentation are applied.
6EUTMAU206 - Design-III(Project-III)
6UYDSTF031 - History and Philosophy of Art
History of art, development of art.
6EUTTBA206 - Presentation in Computer
This course consists of several advanced level design visualization and presentation studies. Students will make researches to gain a wide visual knowledge of presentations for different design disciplines. Exercises and applications will be done by students to improve their manual and computer skills, and develop their own styles of design presentation
6EUTMAU204 - Product Indicators and Controls
This course explains the advanced ergonomic, anthropometric, biomechanical, physiological, psychological principles which were addressed at product design and helps out the implementation of them to the products. Product display and controls will be covered in great detail.
6UYDMIN001 - Professional English
Reading, writing, listening and speaking activities with a special focus on the professional needs of the learners.
6EUTTBA204 - Third Dimension in Computer-II
This course aims to analyze and implement the basics of 3 dimensional modeling and design in industrial design by using Solidworks and Rhinoceros. The course covers the use of surface modeling techniques, the modeling of student projects and/or existing products and the rendering techniques.
6EUTMAU301 - Basic Mechanical Structure-I
This course enables the correct use and handling of the most correct structures. Especially the mechanical resistance is very important.
6EUTMAU303 - Comparative Design History-I
Visual and written material regarding basic concepts, events, people recorded in the history and theory of design in preindustrial, industrial, and postindustrial eras.
6EUTMAU308 - Construction Methods Based on Material-II
This course is the second part of materials based on manufacturing methods. In this course material design relationship will be worked out in more detail and students will work in laboratory environment.
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.
6EUTMAU305 - Design-IV(Project-IV)
This course is the third part of materials based on manufacturing methods. In this course material design relationship will be worked out in more detail and students will work in laboratory environment.
6EUTMAU302 - Basic Mechanical Structure-II
This course delivers various uses of structures. Those can be the buildings, bridges, historical buildings surrounding us and manufacturing of cars. This course will cover also great engineering failures and design disasters so that students learn lessons from history.
6EUTMAU304 - Comparative Design History-II
6EUTMAU306 - Design-V (Project-V)
This course consists of one or more industrial design projects. Students will undertake design processes, to a moderate degree of technical detail, that focus on specific aspects of the design problem for consumer products. Students will produce convincing models and visual presentations of their design concepts.
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.
6EUTMAU405 - Design-VI (Project-VI)
6EUTMAU401 - Design-VI (Project-VI)
The students will explore the range of materials and products avaliable for use of the professionai designer and they will be able to use basic cutting, joining and finishing technigues for card and soft woods (balsa wood) to create physical modeis. They will develop skills in 3D model building/relief technigues as an evaluation and presentation tool.
6EUTMAS051 - Elective Course-II
Development of motor vehicles up to the present. Design Plan, Defined Properties and Parameter vehicles, Auxiliary Seat and Safety Issues.
What is institution?, What Are the Characteristics of the Institutions?, Institutions Related Examples, What is identity?, History of Corporate Identity, History and General Corporate Identity Development Process, What is Corporate Identity Strategy?, The Importance of Corporate Identity Strategy, Corporate Identity and Design, Brand and Design.
Light, lighting, classification and quality of lighting; photometric symbols and optical laws; human eye and seeing, physiologic and optical principals, visual comfort and glare; artificial light sources, luminous flux distribution characteristics of different light sources; Lighting luminaries, their basic functions, luminous flux distribution characteristics of different light luminaries; materials, reflectors, refractors, diffusers, screening devices, seals and filters in luminaries production; photometric data sheet of indoor and outdoor lighting luminaries, physical and mechanical protection performances of luminaries; light sources and their electricaland electronic components and their effects on luminary design; lighting luminary design process and phases; application- designing a lighting luminary.
In this course, the concept of sustainability is undertaken within the design discipline. In this case, students are expected to design their own projects based on their knowledge and awareness in the view point of sustainability and sustainable design.
6EUTMAU403 - General Economy
Economic reasoning, basic concepts. Supply, demand, market balance. Consumer and firm behavior. Market structures: full competition and monopoly. Prosperity analysis. General operation of economy. National income, inflation. Long term analysis. Economic growth, total factor productivity. Total demand-total supply model. Short term analysis. Business cycle fluctuations and unemployment. The role of the state. Finance and monetary policies.
6EUTISY002 - Work Placement
30 working days during the design or manufacturing companies to do an internship
6EUTMAU499 - Graduation Project
This course consists of research and design processes.
6EUTMAU404 - Intellectual and Industrial Property Rights
The aim of this course is to introduce the students to the basic concepts of law and provide concise information on legal definition of new, original and conservable designs, to inform them about the “to do list” to protect a new and original design. In addition, this course aims to ensure that they have basic information about industrial and intellectual property rights regarding registered trademarks, patents, designs and copyrights. Determining new, original and conservable design concept and to do list for protecting the registered designs are among the topics of the course.
6EUTMAU408 - Marketing
This course consists of detailed investigations of the topics of the development of marketing management orientations, consumer behavior, targeting, product development, pricing, distribution and communication strategies.
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.
6EUTMAU402 - Prototype Construction Methods
This lecture contains the logic of prototyping. It will be shown that products like cars, furniture which are used a lot, always have a very first prototype. Prototyping machines are important and the product on the print paper becomes different when it was manufactured 3 dimensional.
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