COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Applied Workshop in Fashion I
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
FA 451
Fall
0
2
1
1
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of the course is to provide vision for students about contemporary life and modern business circles in an ever-changing social, cultural, economic, technological, legal and ethical environment.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be able to discuss the professional requirements in creative industries by contacting professionals with international and national work experience.
  • Will be able to analyze the sectors in the fashion industry or contribute to this industry with a professional and interdisciplinary understanding.
  • Will be able to define economic, social and environmental factors affecting fashion industry.
  • Will be able to discuss current issues, changes and trends in contemporary art and design.
  • Will be able to develop cultural networks that will actively participate in the international fashion platform.
Course Description In this course, the students have an opportunity of making a healthy career plan by coming together with the professionals from industry (managers, designers, fashion photographers, art directors, style editors, visual merchandising experts etc.) and academic circles and by learning about opportunities and constraints, which influence fashion industry. In addition, the students are brought together with career guidance experts to learn about personal CV/portfolio preparation and interview techniques. The students registered to the course are also encouraged to participate in national / international art and design events.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
X
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Required Materials
1 Introduction
2 Guest Speaker 1 Getting information about the guest speaker.
3 Guest Speaker 2 Getting information about the guest speaker.
4 Guest Speaker 3 Getting information about the guest speaker.
5 Guest Speaker 4 Getting information about the guest speaker.
6 Guest Speaker 5 Getting information about the guest speaker.
7 Guest Speaker 6 Getting information about the guest speaker.
8 Guest Speaker 7 & REPORT SUBMISSION Getting information about the guest speaker.
9 Guest Speaker 8 Getting information about the guest speaker.
10 Guest Speaker 9 Getting information about the guest speaker.
11 Guest Speaker 10 Getting information about the guest speaker.
12 Guest Speaker 11 Getting information about the guest speaker.
13 Guest Speaker 12 Getting information about the guest speaker.
14 FINAL REPORT SUBMISSION
15 Review of the Semester
16 Review of the Semester
Course Notes/Textbooks No texts and text books.
Suggested Readings/Materials

Official web pages of guests coming, WGSN Trend Analysis, Contemporary Art and Design Exhibitions, Biennials

BOF: www.businessoffashion.com

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
30
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
1
30
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterm
1
40
Final Exam
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
3
100
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
0
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
2
Study Hours Out of Class
0
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
1
4
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
4
Final Exams
    Total
40

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To be able to develop and design a collection independently.

2

To be able to do maintain a design research individually or as a team.

X
3

To be able to develop entrepreneurship- and managerial skills for a future professional practice.

X
4

To be able to understand, interpret and apply theoretical knowledge in fashion and textile design.

X
5

To be able to analyze and integrate the particular local and regional needs and of their profession.

X
6

To be able to obtain a multidisciplinary point of view, follow and analyze the new issues, changes and trends in contemporary design and art in such a way that they can be integrated into design practice.

X
7

To be able to apply industrial requirements, knowledge of material & usage and know-how knowledge in the creation of high quality fashion products.

8

To be able to use digital information and communication technologies at a level that is adequate to the discipline of fashion and textile design.

X
9

To be able to develop an ongoing analytical and professional approach to academic and design research.

X
10

To be able to recognize the need and importance of a personal lifelong learning attitude towards their chosen area of interest.

X
11

To be able to collect data in the areas of fashion and textile design and communicate with colleagues in a foreign language ("European Language Portfolio Global Scale", Level B1).

X
12

To be able to speak a second foreign at a medium level of fluency efficiently.

X
13

To be able to relate the knowledge accumulated throughout the human history to their field of expertise.

X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest