First Cycle Programmes    (Bachelor's Degree)
Bachelor - Faculty of Communication - Radio, Television and Cinema
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
Our faculty has opened as a middle degree named “İstanbul Journalism School” in Şehzadebaşı by Prof. Yahya Fehmi Tuna in 1948. Our faculty has the characteristic of being the first journalism school in Turkey. As this school moved to its building in Fındıkzade during the education year of 1966-1967, it became the core of our faculty. In 1966-1967 education year having the name of “İstanbul Private Journalism School”, was nationalized in 1971 and its name was changed into “İstanbul Journalism Collage” within İstanbul Economics and Commercial Sciences Academy. In the year of 1973, collage’s study period was exteded to 4 years. Collage’s name was changed to be “Press – Broadcast Collage” and bound to Marmara University with the decree law no.41 acceped in 20 July 1982. The collage was transformed into a faculty with the law no. 3837 in 03 July 1992. The departments were instituted as they are now with the meeting of High Education Council in 26/06/1993.
Qualification Awarded
Students completing the programme will have a bachelor’s degree from “Communication Faculty - Radio TV and Cinema Department”.
Specific Admission Requirements
Candidates having right to exact registration to Radio TV and Cinema Department, apply to the registration bureau personally within the dates and with the documents YÖK, ÖSYM and the university declares. The candidates who can not apply personally can be registered with a letter of attorney. The address stated in written by the student is accepted as his/her notification address. Registration can not be completed with missing documents. Candidates who don’t apply within the declared dates can not claim any right. There’s no special skills exam to register the department.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
None
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
There’s no special skills exam to register the department.
Profile of The Programme
Since it was first founded, Radio TV and Cinema Department aims to prepare the students for the future by following the latest developments in mass communication and the technologies in this field; and also taking them into the education scedule immediately. Together with the new posibilities of new technologies; it’s intended to give students an effective theoretical education to make them thinking and productive people in media and cinema sector. Students take courses of technical fundamentals of cinema and TV, script writing, fundamentals of photography and theoretical courses besides common lessons of faulty such as Sociology, Communication, Political Science, Art History, Research Methods. Students having opportunity to make training in Marmara Media Center; also have to take further courses like Cinema Theories, Turkish Cinema, Film Analysis, Documentary Film. Students have a 5 years of education with a year of English class. Students can practice as in proffessional life by making television programmes etc. At the Marmara Media Center founed in 2012.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Graduates can work in various media companies such as national and local TV and Radio Channels, production and post production companies, advertisement agents, news agents, newspapers, web pages, movie sets etc. As having theoretical and practical skills, they can successfully work back and front the camera. They can have technical and creative jobs in cinema sector. They can be script writer, producer, director, technician, programmer, visual directior, cameramen, editor, media planner etc.
Access to Further Studies
The total number of courses that students can take within a semester can not be 3 more than the avarege number of courses in a semester. Exeptional decisions can be taken at the administration council with the offer of department head and consultant. Having a GANO of 3,00, students can take max. 3 more courses from the following semesters or years.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Every semester students have midterm and final exams for courses. Students do not have make-up exams. They have grades according to 100 points system. Midterm exams are 40% effective, and final exams are 60% effective for the semester grade of the course. Credit system is applied at the faculty..
Graduation Requirements
Students should have min. %70 regulatory for the theoretical cources and min. %80 regularıty for the practical courses to be able to take final exams. For foreign language preparation year students should have 85% regularity for the lessons. Students regularity is followed by the course teacher. Students who successfully fulfill the neccesities of the programme stated in the regulations; and have a GANO of 2,00 or more; have right to graduate.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Address Marmara Üniversitesi Nişantası Kampüsü İletişim Fakültesi Büyükçiftlik Sokak No:6 Nişantaşı 34365 Şişli/İStanbul Telefon 0212 233 04 47 Faks 0212 246 74 28 Radio TV and Cinema Department Head: Prof. Dr. Yusuf Devran Tel: 0212 233 04 47 / 201 - 224 yusufdevran@marmara.edu.tr Dean: dekanlik@marmara.edu.tr Marmara İletişim Mail: iletisim@marmara.edu.tr
Facilities
1. Marmara Media Center: Marmara Media Center consists of the following departments: Marmara TV (tv.marmara.edu.tr) Marmara Radio (radyo.marmara.edu.tr) Marmara News Agency Marmara İnternet News (haber.marmara.edu.tr) Marmara E-Publishing Marmara Advertisement and Presentation Marmara Design and Animation. Here students can work part time or be trainees and make Radio and TV broadcasting from the internet. There are practical departments such as TV studio, Radio studio, Editing Room, regie room; and also devices like cameras, tripods, microphones, light equipments etc. Students in Marmara Media Center take courses on news, camera, diction etc. from the proffessionals in the sector. 2. Our faculty has signed the Double Major Protocol: 5 successful students from our department can be inclued into double major programme within the faculty. 3. Our faculty has ERASMUS and FARABİ Protocols with various universities in Turkey and Europe.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 They gain the ability of interdisciplinary knowledge.
2 They gain the ability of understanding and comprehension.
3 They gain the ability of design, conduct and the evaluation of a project.
4 They gain the responsibility of profession and ethics.
5 They develop the ability of oral and written communication.
6 They understand global and social effects of profession of communication.
7 They gather daily information and analyze them within the framework of profession of communication.
8 They gain the ability for usage of technical and contemporary communicative tools.
9 They gain the ability to compare different communication systems.
10 They gain the ability to analyze the communication system dynamics of change.
11 They gain the ability to promote media literacy.
12 They get information about common issues of Turkey and World.
13 They gain the ability of team work.
14 They are able to use professional knowledge in practice.
15 They gain the fundamental knowledge in communication profession.
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA121 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution I Compulsory 2 0 2
2 COMM111 Introduction to Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
3 HUK121 Principles of Law Compulsory 2 0 3
4 ILT-FS1,2,3 Faculty Elective - 1-2-3 Elective 6 0 9
5 RTC111 Introduction to Cinema Compulsory 4 0 5
6 RTC121 Introduction to Radio and Television Compulsory 2 0 3
7 SOS131 Sociology Compulsory 2 0 3
8 TRD121 Turkish Language I Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 22 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA122 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution II Compulsory 2 0 2
2 HSS132 History of Civilizations Compulsory 2 0 3
3 HUK112 Constitution Compulsory 2 0 3
4 ILT-FS4,5,6 Faculty Elective - 4-5-6 Elective 6 0 9
5 RTC112 Fundamentals of Cinema and Television Compulsory 2 0 3
6 RTS122 Radio Broadcasting Compulsory 4 0 5
7 SBL132 Political Science and Political Thoughts Compulsory 2 0 3
8 TRD122 Turkish Language II Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 22 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 COMI241 Data Processing Compulsory 2 0 4
2 COMM221 History of Communications Compulsory 2 0 3
3 HUK231 Communication Law Compulsory 2 0 4
4 IKT211 Basic Economy Compulsory 2 0 4
5 ILT-FS7,8 Faculty Elective - 7-8 Elective 4 0 6
6 RTC211 Television Production Compulsory 2 0 3
7 RTC231 Cinematography Compulsory 2 0 3
8 RTS221 Turkish Cinema Compulsory 2 0 3
Total 18 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 COMM212 Communication Theories Compulsory 2 0 3
2 COMM222 Photography Compulsory 2 0 4
3 COMM232 Media Technologies Compulsory 2 0 4
4 HIT242 Public Relations Compulsory 2 0 4
5 ILT-FS9,10 Faculty Elective - 9-10 Elective 4 0 6
6 RTC232 Film and TV Editing Compulsory 2 0 3
7 RTS212 Practising the Screenplay Compulsory 2 0 3
8 RTS222 Cinema Theories Compulsory 2 0 3
Total 18 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ILT333 Public Opinion Compulsory 2 0 4
2 ILT-FS11 Faculty Elective - 11 Elective 2 0 3
3 RTC323 Production and Management in Cinema and TV I Compulsory 4 0 3
4 RTS311 Cinema-Space Relations Compulsory 2 0 3
5 RTS-S1,2,3 Department Elective - 1-2-3 Elective 6 0 9
6 SBL311 Political History Compulsory 2 0 4
7 STAT323 Statistics Compulsory 2 0 4
Total 20 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 COMM312 Research Methods Compulsory 2 0 5
2 HUK322 Intellectual Rights Compulsory 2 0 4
3 ILT-FS12 Faculty Elective - 12 Elective 2 0 3
4 RTC324 Production and Management in Cinema and TV II Compulsory 4 0 6
5 RTS312 Film Critisism Compulsory 2 0 3
6 RTS-S4,5,6 Department Elective - 4-5-6 Elective 6 0 9
Total 18 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 IKT417 Economy Politics of Turkey Compulsory 2 0 4
2 RTS411 Radio-TV Reportage Compulsory 2 0 3
3 RTS421 Senior Project I Compulsory 2 0 5
4 RTS423 Production and Management in Cinema and TV III Compulsory 4 0 6
5 RTS-S7,8,9,10 Department Elective - 7..10 Elective 8 0 12
Total 18 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 MGT422 Radio and TV Administration Compulsory 2 0 4
2 RTS422 Senior Project II Compulsory 2 0 5
3 RTS424 Production and Management in Cinema and TV IV Compulsory 4 0 6
4 RTS-S11,12,13,14,15 Department Elective - 11..15 Elective 10 0 15
Total 18 0 30
Elective
1 . Semester > ILT-FS1,2,3 Faculty Elective - 1-2-3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSB141 History of Music Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BSB171 Social Behaviour and Protocol Compulsory 2 0 3
3 GZT203 Press and Publication Technics Compulsory 3 0 3
4 GZT205 Principles of Informatics Compulsory 3 0 3
5 GZT404 Economy and Finance Journalism Compulsory 3 0 3
6 GZT406 Sports Journalism Compulsory 3 0 3
7 GZT408 Magazine Journalism Compulsory 3 0 3
8 ILT113 Turkish Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
9 ILT121 Environmental Awareness Compulsory 2 0 3
10 ILT181 Media Literacy Compulsory 2 0 3
11 ILTB191 Communication Technologies, Globalism and Culture Compulsory 2 0 3
12 KSS131 Physical Education Compulsory 2 0 3
13 SBL161 International Relations Compulsory 2 0 3
14 SOS151 Sociology of Art Compulsory 2 0 3
2 . Semester > ILT-FS4,5,6 Faculty Elective - 4-5-6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSB112 World Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BSB122 History of Art Compulsory 2 0 3
3 BSB162 Philosophy Compulsory 2 0 3
4 GZT140 MİTASA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
5 GZT168 MİHA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
6 HIT140 MİAR Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
7 HIT150 Tourism Communication Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
8 HIT152 Creative Team Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
9 HIT154 Advertising Campaign Production Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
10 HIT156 Advertisement Graphics Design Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
11 HIT158 PR and Publicity Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
12 HIT160 Interactive Advertising Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
13 HIT170 MİRAJ Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
14 HIT176 MİTA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
15 HIT180 Public Relations Application Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
16 HIT184 Non-Governmental Organizations and Media Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
17 IK192 Introduction to Human Resources Compulsory 2 0 3
18 ILT164 City Paysage and Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
19 ILTB142 New Media and Interactivity Compulsory 2 0 3
20 ILTB172 E-Transformation in Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
21 ILTB182 Information Society and Cyberculture Compulsory 2 0 3
22 KSS131 Physical Education Compulsory 2 0 3
23 RTS140 Television Newsmaking Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
24 RTS150 Short Film Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
25 RTS160 Radio Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
26 RTS166 Production and Direction on TV Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
27 RTS168 Camera Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
28 RTS174 MİSA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
29 SOS132 Social Anthropology Compulsory 2 0 3
3 . Semester > ILT-FS7,8 Faculty Elective - 7-8
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSB141 History of Music Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BSB171 Social Behaviour and Protocol Compulsory 2 0 3
3 ILT113 Turkish Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
4 ILT121 Environmental Awareness Compulsory 2 0 3
5 ILT181 Media Literacy Compulsory 2 0 3
6 ILTB191 Communication Technologies, Globalism and Culture Compulsory 2 0 3
7 KSS131 Physical Education Compulsory 2 0 3
8 SBL161 International Relations Compulsory 2 0 3
9 SOS151 Sociology of Art Compulsory 2 0 3
4 . Semester > ILT-FS9,10 Faculty Elective - 9-10
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSB112 World Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BSB122 History of Art Compulsory 2 0 3
3 BSB162 Philosophy Compulsory 2 0 3
4 GZT140 MİTASA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
5 GZT168 MİHA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
6 HIT140 MİAR Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
7 HIT150 Tourism Communication Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
8 HIT152 Creative Team Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
9 HIT154 Advertising Campaign Production Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
10 HIT156 Advertisement Graphics Design Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
11 HIT158 PR and Publicity Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
12 HIT160 Interactive Advertising Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
13 HIT170 MİRAJ Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
14 HIT176 MİTA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
15 HIT180 Public Relations Application Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
16 HIT184 Non-Governmental Organizations and Media Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
17 IK192 Introduction to Human Resources Compulsory 2 0 3
18 ILT164 City Paysage and Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
19 ILTB142 New Media and Interactivity Compulsory 2 0 3
20 ILTB172 E-Transformation in Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
21 ILTB182 Information Society and Cyberculture Compulsory 2 0 3
22 KSS131 Physical Education Compulsory 2 0 3
23 RTS140 Television Newsmaking Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
24 RTS150 Short Film Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
25 RTS160 Radio Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
26 RTS166 Production and Direction on TV Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
27 RTS168 Camera Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
28 RTS174 MİSA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
29 SOS132 Social Anthropology Compulsory 2 0 3
5 . Semester > ILT-FS11 Faculty Elective - 11
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSB141 History of Music Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BSB171 Social Behaviour and Protocol Compulsory 2 0 3
3 ILT113 Turkish Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
4 ILT121 Environmental Awareness Compulsory 2 0 3
5 ILT181 Media Literacy Compulsory 2 0 3
6 ILTB191 Communication Technologies, Globalism and Culture Compulsory 2 0 3
7 KSS131 Physical Education Compulsory 2 0 3
8 SBL161 International Relations Compulsory 2 0 3
9 SOS151 Sociology of Art Compulsory 2 0 3
5 . Semester > RTS-S1,2,3 Department Elective - 1-2-3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 COMM322 Visual Communications Design Compulsory 2 0 3
2 KSS351 Music and Society Compulsory 2 0 3
3 RTS321 The Art of Drama Compulsory 2 0 3
4 RTS331 Cinema-Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
5 RTS341 Visual Culture Compulsory 2 0 3
6 RTS361 Radio-TV Presentation Compulsory 2 0 3
6 . Semester > ILT-FS12 Faculty Elective - 12
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSB112 World Literature Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BSB122 History of Art Compulsory 2 0 3
3 BSB162 Philosophy Compulsory 2 0 3
4 GZT140 MİTASA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
5 GZT168 MİHA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
6 HIT140 MİAR Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
7 HIT150 Tourism Communication Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
8 HIT152 Creative Team Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
9 HIT154 Advertising Campaign Production Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
10 HIT156 Advertisement Graphics Design Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
11 HIT158 PR and Publicity Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
12 HIT160 Interactive Advertising Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
13 HIT170 MİRAJ Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
14 HIT176 MİTA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
15 HIT180 Public Relations Application Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
16 HIT184 Non-Governmental Organizations and Media Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
17 IK192 Introduction to Human Resources Compulsory 2 0 3
18 ILT164 City Paysage and Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
19 ILTB142 New Media and Interactivity Compulsory 2 0 3
20 ILTB172 E-Transformation in Communication Compulsory 2 0 3
21 ILTB182 Information Society and Cyberculture Compulsory 2 0 3
22 KSS131 Physical Education Compulsory 2 0 3
23 RTS140 Television Newsmaking Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
24 RTS150 Short Film Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
25 RTS160 Radio Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
26 RTS166 Production and Direction on TV Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
27 RTS168 Camera Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
28 RTS174 MİSA Workshop Compulsory 2 0 3
29 SOS132 Social Anthropology Compulsory 2 0 3
6 . Semester > RTS-S4,5,6 Department Elective - 4-5-6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 RTC314 Animation Compulsory 2 0 3
2 RTS322 Genres in Cinema Compulsory 2 0 3
3 RTS332 Documentary Film Compulsory 2 0 3
4 RTS342 Development of Radio-TV in Turkey Compulsory 2 0 3
5 RTS352 Extraordinary Filming Techniques and Visual Effects Compulsory 2 0 3
7 . Semester > RTS-S7,8,9,10 Department Elective - 7..10
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ILT211 Technics of News Reporting Compulsory 2 0 3
2 RTC413 Digital Audio-Visual Technologies Compulsory 2 0 3
3 RTS427 Role Playing and Body Language Compulsory 2 0 3
4 RTS431 Creative Screenwriting Compulsory 2 0 3
5 RTS441 Cinema Culture Compulsory 2 0 3
6 RTS461 Dramatic Lighting in TV Studio Compulsory 2 0 3
7 RTS471 Studio Usage In Live Broadcasting Compulsory 2 0 3
8 . Semester > RTS-S11,12,13,14,15 Department Elective - 11..15
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 COMI452 Computer Aided Media Applications Compulsory 2 0 3
2 ILT422 Literary Works in Communication Process Compulsory 2 0 3
3 ILT462 Arrangement Image at Photograph Compulsory 2 0 3
4 RTC472 Digital TV and Radio Broadcasting Systems Compulsory 2 0 3
5 RTS412 Contemporary World Cinema Compulsory 2 0 3
6 RTS432 Actor Directing Compulsory 2 0 3
7 RTS442 Production, Distribution and Financing in Cinema Compulsory 2 0 3
8 RTS482 Sports Broadcasting on TV Compulsory 2 0 3

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