Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Surface Ceramic Design I SRM 319 5 1 + 2 2 4
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi DİCLE ÖNEY
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi DİCLE ÖNEY,
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

Ceramic art has been used throughout the ages and has also been effective in decoration and has developed as a successful art branch. One of these areas is Architectural ceramics. The aim of this course is to examine the types of ceramic murals used for decorative purposes, their construction techniques, structure-design relationship and to contribute to this usage area of ceramics.

Course Content

The aim of this course is to examine the construction techniques of ceramic murals used for decorative purposes through the structure-design relationship. Modular ceramic murals made primarily to examine the samples, including in Turkey and to produce  original design of murals to ready for using.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Learn about architectural ceramics Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Being aware of ceramic murals production which is one of the ceramic fields and the relationship between design and material in architecture Lecture, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Project Based Learning, Project / Design,
3 Obtain information about the production of modular ceramic murals Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Project Based Learning, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Definitions and types of ceramics used in architecture.
2 Definition of modular ceramic murals, types and examples. Examples of ceramic murals made in the historical process and the major examples in Turkey.
3 Clay types to be used in mural construction and shrinkage calculations. Determining the dimensions of the mural to be designed according to the space
4 Modular ceramic mural designs
5 Evaluation of modular ceramic mural designs and 1. Quiz
6 Three-dimensional modeling of designs
7 Stage of molding models
8 Press clay in to mold and production
9 Press clay in to mold and production
10 Retouching models
11 Testing glazes on moduls
12 Selection the glazes according to the results and applying glazes
13 Glaze firing and 2. Quiz
14 Installation of glazed modules
Course Notes
Course Resources
  • TURAY, A,  Toprağın ve Güneşin Ozanı Atilla Galatalı, Çanakkale Seramik Sanat Yayınları, Çanakkale 1996
  • ASLITÜRK, E.G, 20.Yüzyılda Türk Seramik Sanatı (Son Çağ), Gece Kitaplığı, Ankara 2015.
  • Eczacıbaşı Sanat Ansiklopedisi, Cilt 1,2,3, Yem Yayınları, İstanbul, 2008.
  • YILMABAŞAR J, Jale Yılmabaşar Seramikleri, Yöntemleri, Barek Basım, Türk Tarih Kurumu, Ankara 1980
  • ERİNÇ, M. S, Toprağın Erki: Hamiye Çolakoğlu, Çanakkale Seramik Yayınları, Çanakkale, 1998
  • ERİNÇ, M. S, Mustafa Tunçalp, Kale Seramik Sanat Yayınları, İstanbul, 2003
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Proje / Tasarım 25
1. Ödev 25
2. Proje / Tasarım 25
2. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Final 60
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 1 14
Assignment 1 1 1
Project / Design 1 42 42
Performance Task (Application) 2 2 4
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 110
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.4
dersAKTSKredisi 4