2018 – 2019 Academic Year Curriculum Notes and Adaptation Rules

 

Curriculum Notes

 

  1. 2018-2019 Academic Year curriculum will be applied to all students.
  2. Before enrolling in ARCH 3331 Summer Practice: Construction Site, students are required to successfully complete ISG 9110 İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği I (for foreign students ISG 9120) and 20 workdays Construction Site practice. Transfer students, who have completed their summer practice (construction site), but have not enrolled in the course, can take both ISG 9110 (for foreign students ISG 9120) and ARCH 3331 in the same semester.
  3. Before enrolling in ARCH 4431 Summer Practice: Office, students are required to complete 20 workdays Office practice.
  4. Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 3331 Summer Practice: Construction Site course as of 2018-2019 Academic Year, are exempt from ISG 9110 İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği I and ISG 9210 İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği II (for foreign students ISG 9120 and 9220).
  5. Students, who are enrolled in / or successfully completed ARCH 3320 Architectural Design IV or ARCH 4410 Architectural Design V or ARCH 4420 Architectural Design Graduation Project as of 2018-2019 Academic Year, are exempt from ARCH 3318 Building Technologies III: Construction Project.
  6. Students, who are enrolled in / or successfully completed ARCH 4410 Architectural Design V or ARCH 4420 Architectural Design Graduation Project as of 2018-2019 Academic Year, are exempt from ARCH 3332 Urban Planning Discourses and Practices.
  7. Students are not allowed to take any university elective courses offered in Turkish. Elective courses offered in Turkish (within 6 ECTS limits) taken from other faculties of the University before 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester will be counted towards university elective credits.
  8. Successful fulfillment of the courses listed below as of 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester will be counted for the fulfillment of university elective credits:
  • Non-faculty electives (including the ones in Turkish within the limits of 6 ECTS)
  • UFND courses other than those counted as the equivalent of UFND 2020, UFND 6120, ISG 9110 and/or ISG 9210.
  1. The students cannot be exempt from attendance for the courses with applied course hours in which they reenroll because of their prior failure or withdrawal.
  2. Students who undertake Erasmus Summer Practice are exempt from ARCH 3331 Summer Practice: Construction Site or ARCH 4431 Summer Practice: Office with regard to the Decision of the Faculty Administrative Board.

 

 

 

ADAPTATION TABLE

 

Compulsory Courses

 

Code Course Name ECTS Code Course Name ECTS NOTES
ARCH 110 Basic Design I 10 ARCH 1110 Basic Design in Architecture I 10  
ARCH 111 Architectural Representations I 6 ARCH 1113 Architectural Geometry and Drawing 7 1.   Students, who have successfully completed both ARCH 111 and ARCH 117, are exempt from ARCH 1113.

2.   Students, who have been unsuccessful either ARCH 111 or ARCH 117, are exempt from ARCH 1113, but they have to complete their missing credits with elective course(s).

3.   Students, who have been unsuccessful in both ARCH 111 and ARCH 117, have to take ARCH 1113.

ARCH 117 Spatial Geometry 4
ARCH 115 Introduction to Architecture 4 ARCH 1115 Introduction to Architecture 5  
ARCH 120 Basic Design II

(ARCH 110 is prerequisite)

10 ARCH 1120 Basic Design in Architecture II

(ARCH 1110 is prerequisite)

10  
ARCH 112 Architectural Representations II 6 ARCH 1114 Building Technologies I: Structural Systems and Construction 7 1.    Students, who have successfully completed both ARCH 112 and ARCH 116, are exempt from ARCH 1114.

2.    Students, who have passed either ARCH 112 or ARCH 116 are exempt from ARCH 1114, but they have to complete their missing credits with elective course(s).

3.    Students, who have been unsuccessful in both ARCH 112 and ARCH 116, have to take ARCH 1114.

ARCH 116 Building Construction: Structures, Materials and Detailing I 4
ARCH 122 History and Theories of Architecture and Urbanism I  4 ARCH 1122  History and Theories of Architecture and Urbanism I 5  
ARCH 210 Integral Architectural Design Studio I (ARCH 120 is prerequisite) 10 ARCH 2210 Architectural Design I (ARCH 1120 is prerequisite) 10  
ARCH 217 Building Construction: Structures, Materials and Detailing II 4 ARCH 2217 Building Technologies II: Materials and Detailing 7  
ARCH 221 History and Theories of Architecture and Urbanism II 4 ARCH 2221 History and Theories of Architecture and Urbanism II 5  
ARCH 211 Introduction to Digital Design 5 ARCH 2211 Introduction to Computational Design 6  
ARCH 220 Integral Architectural Design Studio II (ARCH 210 is prerequisite) 10 ARCH 2220 Architectural Design II (ARCH 2210 is prerequisite) 10  
ARCH 236 Statics and Strength of Materials 4 ARCH 2236 Structural Basis of Architecture 7  
ARCH 222 History and Theories of Architecture and Urbanism III  4 ARCH 2222 History and Theories of Architecture and Urbanism III  5  
ARCH 232 Environmental Control and Energy Efficient Buildings 4 ARCH 2232 Environmentally Responsive Architecture 5  
ARCH 331 Summer Practice 4 weeks 3 ARCH 3311 Summer Practice: Construction Site (ISG 9110 / For foreign students ISG 9120 is prerequisite) 3 Transfer students, who have completed their summer practice (construction site) before registering Yaşar University can take both ISG 9110 and ARCH 3311 in the same semester.
ARCH 310 Integral Architectural Design Studio III (ARCH 220 is prerequisite) 10 ARCH 3310 Architectural Design III (ARCH 2220 is prerequisite) 10  
      ARCH 3318 Building Technologies III: Construction Project 5 Students, who are enrolled in/or successfully completed ARCH 3320 or ARCH 4410 or ARCH 4420 as of 2018-2019 Academic Year, are exempt from ARCH 3318.

 

ARCH 325 Building Construction Project and Management 2 ARCH 3325 Building Project Management 5  
      ARCH 3332 Urban Planning Discourses and Practices 5 Students, who are enrolled in or successfully completed ARCH 4410 and ARCH 4420 as of 2018-2019 Academic Year, are exempt from ARCH 3332.

 

ARCH 323 Earthquake Resistant Buildings 2 ARCH 4323 Earthquake Resistant Buildings 5 Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 323, are considered successful for ARCH 4323. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 323, have to take any elective from faculty elective pool (including ARCH 4323).
ARCH 321 Contemporary Architectural Discourse 2 ARCH 3321 Contemporary Architectural Discourse 5  
ARCH 320 Integral Architectural Design Studio IV (ARCH 310 is prerequisite) 10 ARCH 3320 Architectural Design IV (ARCH 3310 is prerequisite) 10  
ARCH 322 Sustainable Buildings and Cities 4 ARCH 3322 Sustainable Buildings and Cities 5 Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 322, are considered successful for ARCH 3322. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 322, have to take any elective from faculty elective pool (including ARCH 3322).
ARCH 324 Computational Design 2 ARCH 4324 Complex Generative Models 5 Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 324, are considered successful for ARCH 4324. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 322, have to take any elective from faculty elective pool (including ARCH 4324).
ARCH 431 Summer Practice 4 weeks 3 ARCH 4431 Summer Practice: Office 3  
ARCH 410 Integral Architectural Design Studio V (ARCH 320 is prerequisite) 10 ARCH 4410 Architectural Design V (ARCH 3320 is prerequisite) 10  
ARCH 469 Legal Aspects of Building 3 ARCH 4482 Professional Practices in Architecture 5 Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 469, are considered successful for ARCH 4482. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 469, have to take any elective from faculty elective pool (including ARCH 4482).
ARCH 420 Integral Architectural Design Studio VI (ARCH 410 is prerequisite) 10 ARCH 4420 Architectural Design Graduation Project (ARCH 410 is prerequisite) 10  
 
Elective Courses
Code Course Name ECTS Code Course Name ECTS NOTES
ARCH 250 Representational Media in Architecture 4 ARCH 3250 Representational Media in Architecture 5  
ARCH 260 Architecture in Turkey 4 ARCH 3260 Contemporary Architecture in Turkey 5  
ARCH 270 Advanced 3D Modeling I 4     5 Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 270, are considered successful for one of the elective in the faculty elective pool. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 270, have to take any other elective from faculty elective pool.
ARCH 280 Green Building Design and Assessment Systems 4 ARCH 3280 Green Building Design and Assessment Systems 5  
ARCH 350 Building Services 4 ARCH 3350 Building Services 5  
ARCH 353 Kinetic Architecture 4 ARCH 4353 Kinetic Architecture 5  
ARCH 360 Ottoman Architecture 4 ARCH 3360 Ottoman Architecture 5  
ARCH 361 Bio-Climatic Architecture 4 ARCH 4361 Bio-Climatic Architecture 5  
ARCH 363 Research Methods 4 ARCH 4363 Research Methods 5  
ARCH 370 Design for Specific Building Types 4 ARCH 4370 Design for Specific Building Types 5  
ARCH 371 Advanced 3-D Modeling II 4 ARCH 3371 Architectural  Modeling and Rendering 5  
ARCH 376 Principles of Marketing &Business Development for Architects 4 ARCH 4376 Principles of Marketing &Business Development for Architects 5  
ARCH 378 Construction Materials 4 ARCH 4378 Building Materials 5  
ARCH 380 BIM – Building Information Modeling 4 ARCH 3380 BIM – Building Information Modeling 5  
ARCH 390 Architecture and the City 4 ARCH 3390 Urban Space and Culture 5  
ARCH 450 Computational Intelligence in Building Design 4 ARCH 4450 Artificial Intelligence in Architecture 5  
ARCH 452 Digital Crafts in Architecture 4 ARCH 4452 Digital Crafts in Architecture 5  
ARCH 454 Architectural Storytelling 4 ARCH 4454 Architectural Storytelling 5  
ARCH 460 Architectural Engineering 4       Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 460, are considered successful for one of the elective in the faculty elective pool. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 460, have to take any other elective from faculty elective pool.
ARCH 461 Urban Renewal 4 ARCH 4461 Urban Renewal 5  
ARCH 470 Building in Earthquake Zones 4     5 Students, who have successfully completed ARCH 470, are considered successful for one of the elective in the faculty elective pool. Students, who have not taken yet, have withdrawn or have been unsuccessful in ARCH 470, have to take any other elective from faculty elective pool.
ARCH 471 Architecture in the Margins 4 ARCH 4471 Architecture in the Margins 5  
ARCH 473 Gender Space and Culture 4 ARCH 4473 Gender Space and Culture 5  
ARCH 480 Advanced Construction and Structural Systems 4 ARCH 4480 Advanced Construction and Structural Systems 5  
ARCH 481 Building Lifecycle Management 4 ARCH 4481 Economic Evaluation of Building Projects 5  
ARCH 491 Building Envelope 4 ARCH 4491 Building Envelope 5  
      ARCH 3150 Diagramming and Data Visualization in Architecture 5  
      ARCH 4151 Virtual Environments in Architecture 5  
      ARCH 4160 Spatiality and the Arts 5  
      ARCH 4162 Vernacular Residential Architecture in Turkey 5  
      ARCH 4170 Landscape and Urban Design Strategies 5  
      ARCH 4391 Historic Settings and Architectural Heritage 5  
      ARCH 4492 Building Performance Modelling 5  
      ARCH 4493 Case Studies in Construction Management 5  
·         For INAR courses, please see the Adaptation Table of the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design

 

 

 

 

 

UFND Courses

 
Code Course Name ECTS Code Course Name ECTS NOTES
UFND 010A Human Sciences 2 UFND 2020 Research Culture 2 Students, who have successfully completed one of these UFND courses as of 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester, are exempt from UFND 2020 unless counted for UFND 6120, ISG 9110 or ISG 9210.

 

UFND 010B
UFND 010C
UFND 010D
UFND 010E
UFND 010F
UFND 010G
UFND 010H
UFND 020 Research Culture 2
UFND 030 Design Culture 2
UFND 040 Aesthetics Culture 2
UFND 050 Ethic Culture 2
UFND 060 Project Culture 2
UFND 010A Human Sciences 2 UFND 6120 Entrepreneurship and Business Planning 2 Students, who have successfully completed one of these UFND courses as of 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester, are exempt from UFND 6120 unless counted for UFND 2020B, ISG 9110 or ISG 9210.

 

UFND 010B
UFND 010C
UFND 010D
UFND 010E
UFND 010F
UFND 010G
UFND 010H
UFND 020 Research Culture 2
UFND 030 Design Culture 2
UFND 040 Aesthetics Culture 2
UFND 050 Ethic Culture 2
UFND 060 Project Culture 2
UFND 070 Social Responsibility Project 1 UFND 7010 Sosyal Sorumluluk 1 Foreign students have to take UFND 7020 Social Responsibility.
UFND 010A Human Sciences 2 ISG 9110 İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği I 2 Students who, have successfully completed one of these UFND courses as of 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester, are exempt from ISG 9110 unless counted for UFND 2020, UFND 6120 or ISG 9210.
UFND 010B
UFND 010C
UFND 010D
UFND 010E
UFND 010F
UFND 010G
UFND 010H
UFND 030 Design Culture 2
UFND 040 Aesthetics Culture 2
UFND 050 Ethic Culture 2
UFND 091 Occupational Health and Safety I 2
UFND 010A Human Sciences 2 ISG 9210 İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği II

 

2 Students who, have successfully completed one of these UFND courses as of 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester, are exempt from ISG 9210 unless counted for UFND 2020, UFND 6120 or ISG 9110.
UFND 010B
UFND 010C
UFND 010D
UFND 010E
UFND 010F
UFND 010G
UFND 010H
UFND 030 Design Culture 2
UFND 040 Aesthetics Culture 2
UFND 050 Ethic Culture 2
UFND 092 Occupational Health and Safety II 2

 

 

TURK-HIST-SOFL Courses
Code Course Name ECTS Code Course Name ECTS NOTES
TURK 011 Turkish I 1 TURK 1110 Turkish I 2 For foreign students: TURK 1120 Turkısh I
TURK 012 Turkish II 1 TURK 1210 Turkish II 2 For foreign students: TURK 1220 Turkısh II
HIST 011 Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution I 1 HIST 1110 Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution I 2 For foreign students: HIST 1120 Ataturk’s Principles and History of Revolution I
HIST 012 Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution II 1 HIST 1210 Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution II 2 For foreign students: HIST 1220 Ataturk’s Principles and History of Revolution II
SOFL 101 English For Academic Purposes I 3 SOFL 1101 English For Academic Purposes I 4  
SOFL 102 English For Academic Purposes II 3 SOFL 1102 English For Academic Purposes II 4