Second Cycle Programmes    (Master's Degree)
Master (with thesis) - Institute of Fine Arts - Painting
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
Masters in Painting
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)
To be achieved before any course or courses in the graduate program, new students enrolled in the program who want to be exempted from the first record at the latest within 15 days if referred to the Directorate of the relevant decision of the Board of Directors may give exemption to evaluate this request.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Successful completion of applied and theoretical subjects in the curriculum and successful thesis defense
Profile of The Programme
Thetopics within the field and within multidisciplinary context, materialization of concepts and theory and application practices of the relationships that appar during this process are the area of courses and thesis. The graduate education of Painting Department aims to give to student a competence to interpret and apply the knowledge and skills at the professional level. It also aims to gain ability to use theoretical and practical knowledge acquired from his/her field, to interpret by correlating the information comes from different fields, to create new information and to participate to solve the problems of social, sctific, cultural and ethical issues encountered in his/her field. Hence, they gain ability to create and defend their own unique views while they discuss the topics of their field with the other professionals.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Graduatesof this program have the chance to work in government and private sector jobs related to their artistic field. Additionally, they work independent artists, exhibiting their work. They can organize arts events and projects. Like our previous graduates who participated to events like Istanbul Bienal or Documenta, they can participate to national and international artistic events, or represent Turkey. The can write art critics, papers and books. They can also involve curatorial and editorial works in their fields. The students who complete the pedagogic formation program in addition to the graduate degree requirements, provided that they get the required score from KPSS, they can be licensed as K-12 teachers.
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
Programcoordinator, AKTS/DS Coordinator: Ass. Prof. Kerim KILICARSLAN/ ERASMUS coordinator: Ass. Prof. Rüçhan ŞAHİNOĞLU - Ass. Prof. Elif Çelebi TAKTAK Adress:Marmara University Schoolof Fine Arts Kucukcamlica/Acibadem 34660 Kadikoy Istanbul
Facilities
The department has art studios, the studios for the elective courses on art and design, and multimedia studios. Faculty offices and classroom are in the Department's area. The locations belonging to the department are used for exhibits, workshops, panels and conferences. National and International invited faculty and artist, and faculty exchange programs are maintained through department resources. The curriculum is enriched through participation of guest faculty from different departments and different institutions.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Obtaining skills of advanced theoretical and practical knowledge on art.
2 Obtaining the skill to contribute in debates.
3 Being able to analyse an art piece.
4 The ability to produce problematics about art and analysing at high level
5 Gaining the skill of developing, interpreting, producing and representing art.
6 During the creative process, gaining the skill of using different material and parameters.
7 Obtaining the skill to colaborate with private and corporate associations and having the ability of creating artistic events.
8 Building up the individual artistic identity.
9 Having the ability to represent written, spoken and practical knowledge on art field.
10 Having the ability to develope an original and theoric source on art field.
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 RES-S1,2-YL Elective - 1-2 Elective 4 0 10
2 RES-Z1,2-YL Core 1-2 Elective 8 0 20
Total 12 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 RES700 Seminar Compulsory 0 2 4
2 RES-S3,4-YL Elective - 3-4 Elective 4 0 8
3 RES-Z3,4-YL Core 3-4 Elective 8 0 18
Total 12 2 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 Thesis Compulsory 60
Elective
1 . Semester > RES-S1,2-YL Elective - 1-2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 GSE750 Research Methods Compulsory 2 0 5
2 GSE751 Contemporary Art Practice I Compulsory 2 0 5
3 GSE755 Contemporary Turkish Art I Compulsory 2 0 5
4 RES751 Mimesis from Antique Greece to Today I Compulsory 2 0 5
5 RES755 Art, Theory and Criticism I Compulsory 2 0 5
6 RES761 Image History From China To Byzantine, Cemsheed to Hoursheed and Today I Compulsory 2 0 5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 RES701 Theoretical and Practical Applications in Interdisciplinary Area II Compulsory 4 0 10
2 RES703 Theory of Plastics and Practices I Compulsory 4 0 10
3 RES705 Material and Technical Analysis in Formal Expression I Compulsory 4 0 10
4 RES711 Concept and Form I Compulsory 4 0 10
5 RES713 The Explanation at The Painting I Compulsory 4 0 10
6 RES715 Glass Painting I Compulsory 4 0 10
7 RES717 Work of Art in The Place I Compulsory 4 0 10
8 RES719 Relation Between Concept and Object in Experience Process I Compulsory 4 0 10
2 . Semester > RES-S3,4-YL Elective - 3-4
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 GSE752 Contemporary Art Practice II Compulsory 2 0 4
2 GSE756 Contemporary Turkish Art II Compulsory 2 0 4
3 GSE758 Mythology Compulsory 2 0 4
4 RES752 Mimesis from Antique Greece to Today II Compulsory 2 0 4
5 RES756 Art, Theory and Criticism II Compulsory 2 0 4
6 RES762 Image History From China To Byzantine, Cemsheed to Hoursheed and Today II Compulsory 2 0 4
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 RES702 Theoretical and Practical Applications in Interdisciplinary Area I Compulsory 4 0 9
2 RES704 Theory of Plastics and Practices II Compulsory 4 0 9
3 RES706 Material and Technical Analysis in Formal Expression II Compulsory 4 0 9
4 RES712 Concept and Form II Compulsory 4 0 9
5 RES714 The Explanation at The Painting II Compulsory 4 0 9
6 RES716 Glass Painting II Compulsory 4 0 9
7 RES718 Work of Art in The Place II Compulsory 4 0 9
8 RES720 Relation Between Concept and Object in Experience Process II Compulsory 4 0 9

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