DOS 117 / YOGA
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: TUESTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

Yoga course has been arranged to promote students’ physical health, mental discipline and spiritual wellbeing as a whole.The word «Yoga» is used to refer to the «Original Yoga System». The course follows the “Original Yoga System”. In other words, all stages of Yoga, consisting of eight limbs, are applied during the course by staying true to the original Sanskrit Yoga texts. Only when practiced in its original form can yoga develop and create positive effects on the entire human organism. > Yoga is not only a theoretical discipline, but also a practical one. The course objective is to demonstrate the positive and holistic effect of yoga on physical health, mental control and spiritual peace within a practice-based structure, and thereby ensure that students adopt this life style during and after their university studies. > Yoga is an extremely effective personal development tool for increasing self-awareness, strengthening focus, elevating self-confidence, and developing emotional control. > In addition to poses and bodily control called Asana in Sanskrit, breath control, energy control, concentration and meditation stages will be practiced during the course, and the student will embark on an inner journey from the body towards the mind, from the mind towards the intellect and from the intellect towards the essence.

DOS 119 / BALLET(Beginner)
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 14:30:00-15:40:00

Training in the basic skills of ballet technique. Practice of ballet positions and fundamental ballet exercises, accompanied by classical music. Floor, barre and center exercises. Development of posture, coordination, control, alignment, flexibility, balance, muscle strength, musicality, sense of rhythm and of aesthetics.

DOS 119 / BALLET(Beginner)
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

Training in the basic skills of ballet technique. Practice of ballet positions and fundamental ballet exercises, accompanied by classical music. Floor, barre and center exercises. Development of posture, coordination, control, alignment, flexibility, balance, muscle strength, musicality, sense of rhythm and of aesthetics.

DOS 121 / EFFECTIVE SPEAKING
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 13:00:00-14:10:00

This class aims to help students use the right organs (i.e. diaphragm) and the right points in order to make an effortless speech which is at the right tone. Exercises to improve speech capability will be conducted in the light of phonetic science that forms basis of many languages. By the end of the semester, students are expected to express themselves more professionally; have a broader vocabulary, make better choices for words and express emotions congruent with words. This course will provide the opportunity to be an effective speaker by intensive experience. Breathing exercises, impromptu and prepared speeches, articulation practices are a few methods to be used throughout the course. The course is offered in Turkish.

DOS 121 / EFFECTIVE SPEAKING
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 11:30:00-12:40:00

This class aims to help students use the right organs (i.e. diaphragm) and the right points in order to make an effortless speech which is at the right tone. Exercises to improve speech capability will be conducted in the light of phonetic science that forms basis of many languages. By the end of the semester, students are expected to express themselves more professionally; have a broader vocabulary, make better choices for words and express emotions congruent with words. This course will provide the opportunity to be an effective speaker by intensive experience. Breathing exercises, impromptu and prepared speeches, articulation practices are a few methods to be used throughout the course. The course is offered in Turkish.

DOS 121 / EFFECTIVE SPEAKING
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 10:00:00-11:10:00

This class aims to help students use the right organs (i.e. diaphragm) and the right points in order to make an effortless speech which is at the right tone. Exercises to improve speech capability will be conducted in the light of phonetic science that forms basis of many languages. By the end of the semester, students are expected to express themselves more professionally; have a broader vocabulary, make better choices for words and express emotions congruent with words. This course will provide the opportunity to be an effective speaker by intensive experience. Breathing exercises, impromptu and prepared speeches, articulation practices are a few methods to be used throughout the course. The course is offered in Turkish.

DOS 123 / CAREER PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: WEDTimes: 14:30:00-15:40:00

This course is designed to assist students in understanding the career planning and management process in order to make informed occupational and educational decisions. Students will enhance their understanding of self, including interests, personality and values; learn how to integrate self-knowledge into career, occupational and educational decisions; set goals and devise strategies to achieve these goals.

DOS 125 / CHESS
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

To develop the ability to focus for an aim and struggle to reach that aim; to establish and develop logical,fictional and critical thinking abilities; to establish and develop imagination and innovative thinking abilities,and to develop decision making skills among many options; to establish the culture of accepting the results after a wrong decision; to establish the responsibility of independent,self-decision making and executing that decision; to develop skills to project ,forecast and foresee the results after a taken decision; to increase self-motivation; to develop the best decision making abilities and to establish and develop optimization culture; to internalize winning and losing concepts and to explore in which conditions winning situations occur and which conditions cause losses; to develop thinking,searching,exploring and decision making abilities; to teach to be patient , to increase planning and analysis capabilities; to reveal and develop this potential.

DOS 127 / INTERMEDIATE CHESS
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: TUESTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

The main objective of this course is to improve the ability to approach a specific goal, to set a goal, and to develop the ability to struggle to achieve the goal in the field of Chess. To gain logical, imaginary , critical thinking skills and decision-making skills. To endure the results of a given decision. to make decisions on their own and to give them the responsibility to implement this decision. To be able to predict the outcome of decisions, and to gain ability to predict results. To increase intrinsic motivation. improve the best decision making ability. to improve the optimization skills. To learn the concepts of winning and losing. To be able to inquire under which conditions you can be successful, and for what reason you will lose. To develop critical thinking, analyzing and decision making skills. Deeply concentration skills and to be patient are other important skills should be developed. To increase planning ability and analysis ability. To raise the potentials about a possible chess skill. Unlike the beginner level, the following topics will be processed in the middle level: General Culture Information about Chess, Double Attack strategies, Introduction to Pin, Discovered attacks, Removing Defenses and Deflection, Beam (x-ray) Theme and Back Rank Weakness, Open line, Intermediate Movement, Blockage and Zugzwang, Mixed Test for Tactical Concepts, checkmate in two moves, Development of Central pieces and Security of the King, Planning Initiatives, Location and Function of pieces, Variant Calculation and Future Thinking Exercises, Thematic Match Analysis

DOS 131 / BRIDGE I
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: TUESTimes: 16:00:00-17:15:00

An introductory course to bridge playing. Basic concepts and principles of bridge along with the hand evaluations, opening bids, responses to opening bids, rebids, and various declaration conventions. Planning declarer?s play, defending against declarer, and card signaling.

DOS 131 / BRIDGE I
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: WEDTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

An introductory course to bridge playing. Basic concepts and principles of bridge along with the hand evaluations, opening bids, responses to opening bids, rebids, and various declaration conventions. Planning declarer?s play, defending against declarer, and card signaling.

DOS 132 / BRIDGE II
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: WEDTimes: 14:30:00-15:40:00Ön Koşullar: UNIV. 131 or consent of the instructor

Intermediate card play, endplays, squeezes, advanced level defense, low & high level competitive bidding, slam bidding.

DOS 161 / PAINTING AND CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES I
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: MONTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

This course is offered for the students who are already reached a certain level of cultural experience, where they can improve their artistic character and will be assisted to comprehend the techniques and composure structure of art. Since the students will learn plenty of painting techniques and eventually grow their aesthetics, they will be able to present their artistic abilities. One can present painting series and become a collector, join art fairs or make a revolutionary change in art itself.

DOS 161 / PAINTING AND CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES I
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: TUESTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

This course is offered for the students who are already reached a certain level of cultural experience, where they can improve their artistic character and will be assisted to comprehend the techniques and composure structure of art. Since the students will learn plenty of painting techniques and eventually grow their aesthetics, they will be able to present their artistic abilities. One can present painting series and become a collector, join art fairs or make a revolutionary change in art itself.

DOS 161 / PAINTING AND CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES I
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: WEDTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

This course is offered for the students who are already reached a certain level of cultural experience, where they can improve their artistic character and will be assisted to comprehend the techniques and composure structure of art. Since the students will learn plenty of painting techniques and eventually grow their aesthetics, they will be able to present their artistic abilities. One can present painting series and become a collector, join art fairs or make a revolutionary change in art itself.

DOS 162 / PAINTING AND CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES II
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: THURSTimes: 16:00:00-17:10:00

The ability to transfer creativity to visuality is the art culture structure that will develop on the philosophy of art that forms the basis of plastic arts through memory. At the same time, the students question their own work and create aesthetic awareness. In addition to developing multidimensional thinking, perceiving and designing knowledge and skills required to produce an original work, students will also have the ability to embody interdisciplinary interaction and sensory perception.

DOS 163 / PAINTING AND CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES III
Term: Fall 2022Units 1Days: WEDTimes: 14:30:00-15:40:00

This course aims to provide the student with the correct understanding of the terms that will be used in evaluating the works of art, especially the ability to read the work of art. They will begin to examine the sociological, cultural and ontological structure of art in more detail, and will grasp the material and expression of their concerns. Students will also prepare projects in parallel with their own development and gain the ability to apply their own themes.

DTES 501 / INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH METHODS I
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: TUESTimes: 11:30:00-14:10:00

Review of descriptive statistics and basic research methodology. Experimental methods and research design including, research and publication ethics, one-way analyses, factorial designs, repeated measures, analysis of covariance, and the analyses of main effects, simple effects and interaction comparisons.

DTES 516 / CHILDREN'S BOOKS
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: TUES THURSTimes: 14:30:00-15:40:00

An introduction to picturebook design and research. Evaluating the educational, cultural, social and economic impact of children's books and interactive electronic storybooks. Overview of projects in relation to language development. Understanding how picturebooks work. Analysis of multilingual, multicultural, experimental, creative, postmodern books.

DTES 529 / INTERFACE DESIGN
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: MONTimes: 11:30:00-14:10:00

Brief history of interface design in human-computer interaction from solid user interfaces to wearable interfaces. The stages of interface design and planing the process. Methods used in interface design and its testing. Elements of user interface (UI) design, look & feel, layout, information architecture, navigation, dialogue, patterns, guidelines and standards. Case studies from different fields: command line interfaces, graphical user interfaces, object oriented user interfaces, tangible, wearable, gestural interfaces. User interface design in the future.

DTES 533 / RE-READING IN DESIGN
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: WEDTimes: 11:30:00-14:10:00

Introduction of re-reading method in design and practices. Overview of methods in design, specifying parameters to select and examine the objects, selection of objects, object analysis, reinterpretation, discussions about the challenges.

DTES 551 / SELECTED TOPICS IN DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: TUESTimes: 14:30:00-17:10:00

Topics will be announced when offered.

DTES 553 / SELECTED TOPICS IN DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: THURSTimes: 11:30:00-14:10:00

Topics will be announced when offered.

DTES 555 / SELECTED TOPICS IN DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY
Term: Fall 2022Units 3Days: MONTimes: 11:30:00-14:10:00

Topics will be announced when offered.