Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Mitology and Iconography SAN 199 1 3 + 1 4 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi GÜLSEN TEZCAN KAYA
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi GÜLSEN TEZCAN KAYA,
Course Assistants

Res. Assist. Mert AĞAOĞLU

Course Category Basic Teaching Suitable For Field
Course Objective

The subjects of Greek and Roman mythology and the Old and New Testament topics which are necessary for interpreting the works of Western art with examples.

Course Content

Definition of mythology and iconography, topics and heroes in Greek and Roman mythology, Christian iconography according to Panofsky method, and how works of art adress these topics

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Students are able to make the definition of mythology and iconography and learn the methodology Lecture, Question-Answer, Motivations to Show, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Students get familiar with scientific publications about mythology and iconography Lecture, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Students can associate Greek and Roman Mythology and Old and New Testament topics with the European Painting Lecture, Question-Answer, Simulation, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Students learn to interpret works of art iconographically Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Self Study, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 Students are able to classify works of art by scientific method Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
6 Students get acquainted with heroes of Greek and Roman mythology and prophets in Old and New Testament Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Mytology and Iconography and Course Resources
2 The use of Mythology and Iconography as a Method in History of Art
3 Creation of the universe in Greek and Roman Mythology
4 1st and 2nd Era of Gods
5 Gods and Goddesses of Olympos
6 Sky, Water, Earth and Fate Deities
7 Gods of Forest, Wind and Health
8 Trojan War, and Regional Heroes
9 Visa Examination
10 Creation of the Earth and Human in Old Testament
11 Old Testament Prophets
12 The Life of Mary according to the New Testament
13 The life of Jesus in New Testament
14 St. John the Baptist and Apostles
Course Notes <p>Supplied by the Course Tutor</p>
Course Resources

Cömert, B., (1999),Mitoloji ve İkonografi, Ankara
Erhat, Azra (1993), Mitoloji Sözlüğü, İstanbul
Hamilton, E., (1968), Mitologya, İstanbul
Homeros, (1967), İlyada, İstanbul
Homeros, (1970), Odysseia, İstanbul
Necatigil, N., (1969), 100 Soruda Mitologya, İstanbul.

Eski ve Yeni Ahit
Gombrich,(1994), Sanatın Öyküsü, İstanbul.

Uşun Tükel, Serap Yüzgüzeller Arsal (2014), Sözden İmgeye Batı Sanatında İkonografi, İstanbul

E. Panofsky (2014), İkonoloji Araştırmaları, İstanbul.

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
7 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
8 Has technical skills about Drawing, restoration, building survey, excavation techniques, photography and computer usage X
9 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
10 Recognizes, identifies cultural and historical values of the region; prepares, implements, manages, monitors plans and projects related this; informs people and institutions X
11 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
2. 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 3 3
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 12 12
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5