ARHA 452 / SELECTED TOPICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE HISTORY OF ART
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUESTimes: 16:00-18:45

Detailed examination of current topics in archaeology and the history of art.

ARHA 454 / SELECTED TOPICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE HISTORY OF ART
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 16:00-17:15

Detailed examination of current topics in archaeology and the history of art.

ARHA 467 / GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS)
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 16:00-17:15

Technical training in how to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software to enter, manage, manipulate, and display data. Theoretical and practical frameworks within which GIS is applied. Analytical tools in GIS to address geospatially significant questions in social sciences and humanities fields (e.g., archaeology, history, art history, sociology, migration studies).

ARHA 501 / ANATOLIAN CIVILIZATIONS II: IRON AGE-ROMAN
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: WEDTimes: 13:00-15:45

Material evidence and historical sources for Turkey from the Iron Age to the Roman period. Cultures and time periods of the Neo-Hittites, Phrygians, Urartu, Lydians, Greek settlements, Persian rule in Turkey, Hellenistic kingdoms such as Pergamon, Roman cities and settlements. For all time periods, the developments in Turkey, within the wider context of the Mediterranean and Near Eastern regions.

ARHA 505 / MUSEUM STUDIES AND CULTURAL HERITAGE MANAGEMENT II
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MONTimes: 13:00-15:45

An introduction to the practical and theoretical aspects of working in and with a variety of museum institutions and cultural heritage institutions in Turkey and abroad. The course is organized in modules and taught by local faculty and visiting experts from museums and cultural heritage institutions around the world.

ARHA 508 / ADVANCED HISTORIOGRAPHY AND THEORY OF ART HISTORY
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: THURSTimes: 14:30-17:15

This course examines the concepts and methodology of art historical study and their application to the visual arts of different periods and regions, including the historical and philosophical foundations of contemporary criticism and theory.

ARHA 522 / PAINTING IN OTTOMAN EMPIRE
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUESTimes: 14:30-17:15

Introduction to painting in the Ottoman Empire through the centuries, the art of miniature painting, manuscript illustration and album making in the Ottoman palace, the formation of a distinctive style developed through the interactions of the visual traditions of the East and West. The adoption of new techniques and styles such as murals and canvas painting as a result of encounters with Western art.

ARHA 552 / SELECTED TOPICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE HISTORY OF ART
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUESTimes: 16:00-18:45

ARHA 554 / SELECTED TOPICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE HISTORY OF ART
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 16:00-17:15

ARHA 555 / SELECTED TOPICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE HISTORY OF ART
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: WEDTimes: 13:00-15:45

ARHA 567 / GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS)
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 16:00-17:15

Technical training in how to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software to enter, manage, manipulate, and display data. Theoretical and practical frameworks within which GIS is applied. Analytical tools in GIS to address geospatially significant questions in social sciences and humanities fields (e.g., archaeology, history, art history, sociology, migration studies).

ARHA 581 / INTRODUCTION TO MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: THURSTimes: 10:00-12:45

Overview of the field, research questions integral to topic. Investigation of key issues in the management and protection of underwater cultural heritage. Investigation of main excavations and influential individuals.

ARTS 201 / ART OF MOVEMENT
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 10:00-11:15

Principles of efficient movement in a way that encourages personal expression and physical and emotional involvement. Perceiving the self and the world around us using one's body fully; body/mind/feeling results in a holistic and healthy awareness.

ARTS 201 / ART OF MOVEMENT
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 11:30-12:45

Principles of efficient movement in a way that encourages personal expression and physical and emotional involvement. Perceiving the self and the world around us using one's body fully; body/mind/feeling results in a holistic and healthy awareness.

ARTS 310 / ACTING AND DRAMA
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 08:30-09:45

An investigation into the dynamics of interpersonal interaction using the basic techniques of acting. Instruction in text break down and scene study, stimulating and encouraging personal creative imagination of each student. Risk taking, cooperation and communication. Small performance "events" based on ideas of "altered behavior patterns" to stimulate awareness.

ARTS 310 / ACTING AND DRAMA
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 11:30-12:45

An investigation into the dynamics of interpersonal interaction using the basic techniques of acting. Instruction in text break down and scene study, stimulating and encouraging personal creative imagination of each student. Risk taking, cooperation and communication. Small performance "events" based on ideas of "altered behavior patterns" to stimulate awareness.

ARTS 350 / SELECTED TOPICS IN ARTS
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUESTimes: 14:30-17:15

ASIU 100 / LITERATURE AND THE SOCIAL WORLD
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 13:00-14:15

Examining how social ideas are expressed through and portrayed in works of the creative imagination. A selection of literary texts, films, visual representations, and/or essays that speak to a particular social issue or set of interrelated social issues. A variety of themes, such as feminism, globalization, migration, environmentalism, post-colonialism and nationalism. Developing students' competencies in: written and oral communication skills; creativity and scepticism; and critical thinking.

ASIU 102 / IMAGINING THE OTHER
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 13:00-14:15

Examinaton of the definition of the ?Other?, starting with the widespread description of the term as the processes by which social groups create boundaries and distinctions, often demonizing, dehumanizing, romanticizing, or exoticizing those who do not fit into their society. Exploring the notions of the Other represented in literature to canvas a human fascination with the foreign and the unknown, unlimited by time, place, or cultural context. Focusing on the ways of perception of the Other in socio-cultural, political, religious, geographic, ethnic, gendered, or racial terms in different cultures or time periods. Exploring human identity in relation to the Otherness of the monstrous, the animal, and the super-, sub-, or extra-human.

ASIU 102 / IMAGINING THE OTHER
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 14:30-15:45

Examinaton of the definition of the ?Other?, starting with the widespread description of the term as the processes by which social groups create boundaries and distinctions, often demonizing, dehumanizing, romanticizing, or exoticizing those who do not fit into their society. Exploring the notions of the Other represented in literature to canvas a human fascination with the foreign and the unknown, unlimited by time, place, or cultural context. Focusing on the ways of perception of the Other in socio-cultural, political, religious, geographic, ethnic, gendered, or racial terms in different cultures or time periods. Exploring human identity in relation to the Otherness of the monstrous, the animal, and the super-, sub-, or extra-human.

ASIU 102 / IMAGINING THE OTHER
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 13:00-14:15

Examinaton of the definition of the ?Other?, starting with the widespread description of the term as the processes by which social groups create boundaries and distinctions, often demonizing, dehumanizing, romanticizing, or exoticizing those who do not fit into their society. Exploring the notions of the Other represented in literature to canvas a human fascination with the foreign and the unknown, unlimited by time, place, or cultural context. Focusing on the ways of perception of the Other in socio-cultural, political, religious, geographic, ethnic, gendered, or racial terms in different cultures or time periods. Exploring human identity in relation to the Otherness of the monstrous, the animal, and the super-, sub-, or extra-human.

ASIU 102 / IMAGINING THE OTHER
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: MON WEDTimes: 11:30-12:45

Examinaton of the definition of the ?Other?, starting with the widespread description of the term as the processes by which social groups create boundaries and distinctions, often demonizing, dehumanizing, romanticizing, or exoticizing those who do not fit into their society. Exploring the notions of the Other represented in literature to canvas a human fascination with the foreign and the unknown, unlimited by time, place, or cultural context. Focusing on the ways of perception of the Other in socio-cultural, political, religious, geographic, ethnic, gendered, or racial terms in different cultures or time periods. Exploring human identity in relation to the Otherness of the monstrous, the animal, and the super-, sub-, or extra-human.

ASIU 104 / ART AND INNOVATION
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 11:30-12:45

Interdisciplinary study of connections between art/design and politics, science, psychology, literature, music. Creative thinking activities. Innovative design studio. Role of images in propaganda, advertising. Impact of masterpieces in society. Visual perception, gestalt, color theory, drawing as a way of thinking, form and function, poetics of space, collaboration, artistic research. Fluxus, public art, information arts, kinetic sculpture, environmental art.

ASIU 105 / WAR IN LITERATURE, ART AND CULTURE
Term: Fall 2018Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 16:00-17:15

Exploring war as a shared historical, social and psychological experience as recorded, represented or expressed in literature (poetry, novels, plays, memoirs), art (sculpture, painting, drawing), architecture (monuments, memorials) and other cultural media (photography, film, journalism) from prehistory to the present.