Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Early Ottoman Architecture SAN 303 5 3 + 1 4 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ERKAN ATAK
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. ERKAN ATAK,
Course Assistants Res. Assist. Murat ALKAN
Course Category
Course Objective To teach grouped, chronologically in a detailed the architectural works that from Osman Gazi to end of the period of Sultan II. Murad.
Course Content Mosque architecture, plan types, mausoleums, madrasas, public baths, caravanserais and Ottoman bazaar complexes
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Knows the limits of early Ottoman architecture Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Compares within the period of architectural works in terms of type of construction materials and techniquesother emirates Lecture, Question-Answer, Demonstration, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Comments novelties of the architecture of this period Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Refers to the effect of the later works of the early Ottoman periods Lecture, Question-Answer, Demonstration, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 Establishes a link between the architectural and cultural life of the Ottoman Empire Lecture, Question-Answer, Demonstration, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
6 Sets out examples of developmental stages of the period Lecture, Question-Answer, Demonstration, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The concept of early Ottoman art, chronology and assessment of the resources on the subject
2 Types of mosque architecture and layout
3 Works of Osman and Orhan Gazi period
4 I. Murad (Hüdavendigar) works of the period
5 Works and the interregnum period Bayezid
6 Works of the period of Sultan Mehmet Celebi
7 II. Murad works of the period
8 Comparison with the general characteristics of the Seljuk period and Ottoman shrines
9 Midterm exam
10 The tomb architecture
11 Comparison with the general characteristics of the Seljuk period and early Ottoman madrasas
12 Caravanserai, bazaar and hamam architecture
13 The early period Ottoman mosque complexes
14 Assessment
Course Notes Will be provided by the instructor
Course Resources KURAN Abdullah., İlk Devir Osmanlı Mimarisinde Camii, Ankara: Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 1964.
KURAN Abdullah., Anadolu Medreseleri, Ankara: Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi Mimarlık Fakültesi Yayınları;9, 1969.
AYVERDİ E.Hakkı-YÜKSEL İ.Aydın.,İlk 250 Senenin Osmanlı Mimarisi,İstanbul:İstanbul Fethi Derneği, 1976.
AYVERDİ, E. Hakkı., Osmanlı Mimarisinde Çelebi Mehmed Ve II. Murad Devri,2. Baskı, İstanbul: Fetih Cemiyeti Yayınları, 1989.
ASLANAPA Oktay., Osmanlı Devri Mimarisi, İstanbul:Inkılâp Kitabevi, 1985.
GABRIEL Albert., Bir Türk Başkenti Bursa, C.I-II, (çev.) Neslihan Er vd., Bursa: Osmangazi Belediyesi Yayınları, 2008.
Türkiye´de Vakıf Abideler ve Eski Eserler, C.I-V, Ankara: Vakıflar Genel Müdürlüğü Yayınları, 1983.
KUBAN Doğan.,Osmanlı Mimarisi,İstanbul:YEM Yayınları,2007.
ASLANAPA, Oktay., Osmanlı Devri Mimarisi, İstanbul 1986.
BARKAN, Ö.Lütfü., Şehirlerin teşekkül ve inkişaf tarihi bakımından Osmanlı İmparatorluğunda imaret sitelerinin kuruluşu ve işleyiş tarzına ait araştırmalar, İktisat Fakültesi Mecmuası, XXIII/1-2, (İstanbul 1962-63), s.239-296.
CEZAR Mustafa., Tipik Yapılarıyla Osmanlı Şehirciliğinde Çarşı ve Klasik Dönem İmar Sistemi, İstanbul 1985.
EMİR Sedat., Erken Osmanlı Mimarlığında Çok-İşlevli Yapılar : Kentsel Kolonizasyon Yapıları Olarak Zaviyeler I. Öncül Yapılar : Tokat Zaviyeleri, c.1, İstanbul 1994.
EYİCE, S., İlk Osmanlı devrinin dinî-içtimaî bir müessesesi : zaviyeler ve zaviyeli camiler, İ.Ü.İktisat Fakültesi Mecmuası, XXIII/1-2, (1962-1963), s.1-80.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Examines according to geographical region, country, community and time to the material culture which feature art and evaluates to them by specific disciplines methods X
2 Has solving skills based on identification, interpretation, evaluation, research and evidence the Art History issues and problems using with information of Architecture, Archaeology, Fine Arts theoretical and practical knowledge acquired in the field. X
3 Can make plans and practices in the field of art history studies X
4 Recognizes, formulates and solves resources and problems Art History field X
5 Researches, preserves, teaches the historical environmental values and supports this development X
6 Has the transfer skills to Art History field innovations, monitoring developments in science and technology, to be able to constantly renew itself X
8 Compatible with the social environmentand has reached general culture level as required by the profession and and social relationships are strong; examines, develops and if necessary modifies norms guiding these relations with a critical perspective; manufactures and implements projects for the social environment where social responsibility. X
9 Has technical skills about Drawing, restoration, building survey, excavation techniques, photography and computer usage X
10 Dominates the national and international legislationabout Art History and develops to strategies, policies and implementation plans acting in accordance with this legislation and evaluates the obtained results. X
11 Recognizes, identifies cultural and historical values of the region; prepares, implements, manages, monitors plans and projects related this; informs people and institutions X
12 Has to be able to fit, work into any kind of field work and the ability to use the necessary technical equipment and professional ethics and a sense of responsibility X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 25 25
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 176
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.04
dersAKTSKredisi 7