Second Cycle Programmes    (Master's Degree)
Master (with thesis) - Institute of Fine Arts - Interior Design
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
Post-graduate education commenced in 1982, in affiliation to Social Sciences Institute. Education and research activities continue in the Fine Arts Institute, which was established in the year 1992.
Qualification Awarded
Master of Arts
Specific Admission Requirements
The conditions for application and entrance are defined by related directive articles of Marmara University. Quotas per department, areas of application acceptance and other required documents are declared in exam periods. ALES examination is not required in appliations for Fine Arts Institute. GPA, the effect of written evaluation exam grade and interview/file evaluation grade on success grade is declared in the examination period. Certificates required of foreign students are declared in examination period with senate resolution.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The ones graduated from 4 year Interior Design, Industrial Design and Architecture programmes are accepted. Course equilibrium and exemption of students,who left related Master Programmes from other universities incomplete after one year and want to join Marmara University Institute of Fine Arts Interior Design Master Programme, are determined by assizes.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Successful completion of applied and theoretical subjects in the curriculum and successful thesis defense
Profile of The Programme
Involves theoretical and practical works in order to gain proficiency. Educational programme deals with obtaining creative, analythical,critical thinking abilities and gaining research and practice ability in order to comment on a relative task. Main subjects of the works are formed of new design tendencies, methodology of contemporary design, integration of technological improvements. Involves the works which considers requirements and expectations of the professional life and are intended to obtain ability of advisory on these.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Students who complete the programme can work as expert designers and operators in design firms, construction sites and industrial areas affiliated with public or privatized establishments. They can be employed as researchers, writers or consultants in related publishing industries. They can serve as legal advisors in cases related to the profession. If they provide the necessary conditions for the educational institutions, the graduates may be employed as teachers after taking pedagogical formation courses.
Access to Further Studies
The graduates, having completed their post-graduate education successfully, may apply to Art Qualification program. Quotas and areas of application are declared in the examination period. There is a requirement of foreign language in art qualification program. Foreign studenrts, apart from their native languages, must have scored 60 or a higher grade in English, German Language or French in UDS (Intercollegiate Language Exam) or any examination accepted by the Intercollegiate Board. The success grade in student acceptance is defined by the post-graduate GPA, interview/aptitude test/portfolio examination and written knowledge evaluation examinations. Other required papers and their effects on success grade are declared in the examination period. ALES is not required.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Minimum one midterm examination and one endterm examination is made for every subject, based on semester order. Minimum valid score in endterm examination is 65 over 100. Examination grades in applied subjects are defined over evaluation of homework assignment, research and similar studies, based on the quality of application. The success grade for one subject is calculated over evaluation of midterm examinations' GPA and endterm examinations' GPA together. The effect of endterm examinations on success grade is 60%. The CGPA should be minimum 2.50 for passing any subject.
Graduation Requirements
Students, who have successfully completed elective and obligatory subjects together with credits and seminar subject projected in the curriculum program, and have scored a minimum of 2.50 CGPA, and have succeeded in thesis defense, are qualified for program graduation
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Programme Director: Prof.Meltem Eti Proto. AKTS/ DS (Erasmus) Director: Prof.Meltem Eti Proto. AKTS/ DS (Erasmus)Director Equivalent : Yrd.DoçMüge Göker Address:Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts,Küçükçamlıca Acıbadem 34660 Kadıköy/İstanbul Telephone: +90 216 326 26 67 / 1108 / email: etiproto@marmara.edu.tr
Facilities
Interior Design Master Programme includes theoretical and practical education, research, advisory, scienctific organisation, cultural and social responsibilty activities. In the scope of the course, there are opportunies in knowing and participating other educational programmes and profession related activities like exhibitions, workshops and biennials in the content of the national and international agreements(ERASMUS andFarabi). Includes theoretical and practical activities run together by Proffesional Organisations, National Palaces, National and International Educational Organisations. Design classes, wood workshop studio, graduate class, seminar room and exhibition area is provided.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Obtains advanced design problems solving abilities aiming specialization.
2 Obtains analytical and critical thinking abilities on theoretical, technical and aesthetic areas towards specialization
3 Masters on various advanced design theories and methods
4 Becomes a qualified researcher on a defined subject
5 Masters on cultural and theoretical knowledge on professional and general matters
6 Acquires authentic and unique presentation techniques to represent creative ideas
7 Develops new design ideas and solutions for future
8 Develops creative solutions to human and environment related problems
9 Develops new solutions to current expectations of human and environment
10 Develops new design ideas for future
11 Develops new ideas aiming to create difference
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EUT751 Design Theory I Compulsory 2 0 5
2 IM711 Interior Design Principles and Spatial/Environmental Design Interpretations I Compulsory 4 0 10
3 IM-S1,2,3 Elective - 1-2-3 Elective 6 0 15
Total 12 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EUT752 Design Theory II Compulsory 2 0 5
2 IM700 Seminar Compulsory 0 2 4
3 IM712 Interior Design Principles and Spatial/Environmental Design Interpretations II Compulsory 4 0 9
4 IM-S4,5,6 Elective - 4-5-6 Elective 6 0 15
Total 12 2 33
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 Thesis Compulsory 60
Elective
1 . Semester > IM-S1,2,3 Elective - 1-2-3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EUT753 Design Management Compulsory 2 0 5
2 GSE750 Research Methods Compulsory 2 0 5
3 GSE751 Contemporary Art Practice I Compulsory 2 0 5
4 GSE755 Contemporary Turkish Art I Compulsory 2 0 5
5 IM751 Spatial/Environmental Design in Interior Design I Compulsory 2 0 5
6 IM753 Furniture Design in Interior Design I Compulsory 2 0 5
7 IM755 Interior Design : Utopias of Istanbul I Compulsory 2 0 5
8 IM757 Environmental Design in Architecture I Compulsory 2 0 5
9 IM759 Furniture Design and Construction in Interior Design I Compulsory 2 0 5
10 IM761 Indoor Construction I Compulsory 2 0 5
11 IM763 Restoration Conservation Theories I Compulsory 2 0 5
12 IM765 Cinema and Space I Compulsory 2 0 5
13 RES751 Mimesis from Antique Greece to Today I Compulsory 2 0 5
14 RES761 Image History From China To Byzantine, Cemsheed to Hoursheed and Today I Compulsory 2 0 5
2 . Semester > IM-S4,5,6 Elective - 4-5-6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EUT760 Brand Management Compulsory 2 0 5
2 GSE752 Contemporary Art Practice II Compulsory 2 0 5
3 GSE754 Management of Production Organisation Compulsory 2 0 5
4 GSE756 Contemporary Turkish Art II Compulsory 2 0 5
5 GSE758 Mythology Compulsory 2 0 5
6 IM752 Spatial/Environmental Design in Interior Design II Compulsory 2 0 5
7 IM754 Furniture Design in Interior Design II Compulsory 2 0 5
8 IM756 Interior Design : Utopias of Istanbul II Compulsory 2 0 5
9 IM758 Environmental Design in Architecture II Compulsory 2 0 5
10 IM760 Furniture Design and Construction in Interior Design II Compulsory 2 0 5
11 IM762 Indoor Construction II Compulsory 2 0 5
12 IM764 Restoration Conservation Theories II Compulsory 2 0 5
13 IM766 Cinema and Space II Compulsory 2 0 5
14 RES752 Mimesis from Antique Greece to Today II Compulsory 2 0 5
15 RES762 Image History From China To Byzantine, Cemsheed to Hoursheed and Today II Compulsory 2 0 5

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