Course Structure Diagram with Credits

To see the course details (such as objectives, learning outcomes, content, assessment and ECTS workload), click the relevant Course Code given in the table below.

Curriculum (Before 2013)

1. Year Fall Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
ENG 101 Academic Skills in English I 2 2 3 3
FFD 101 Art and Design Studio 1 1 8 5 8
FFD 121 History of Art and Design 1 2 0 2 2
IUE 100 Academic and Social Orientation 0 2 1 1
POOL 004 GEC- Social Sciences B: Humanities and Social Sciences 3 0 3 4
SFL 1013 Second Foreign Languages I 2 2 3 4
VCD 101 Introduction to Design in Digital Media 2 2 3 4
VCD 111 Drawing Studio 0 4 2 4
Total : 30
1. Year Spring Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
ENG 102 Academic Skills in English II 2 2 3 4
FFD 102 Art and Design Studio 2 1 8 5 8
FFD 122 History of Art and Design 2 2 0 2 3
POOL 004 GEC- Social Sciences B: Humanities and Social Sciences 3 0 3 4
SFL 1024 Second Foreign Languages II 2 2 3 4
VCD 102 Introduction to Visual Communication 2 0 2 3
VCD 132 Drawing Techniques for Print 0 4 2 4
Total : 30
2. Year Fall Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
SFL 201 Second Foreign Languages III 2 2 3 4
VCD 201 Design Studio I 2 6 5 9
VCD 203 Typographic Design I 2 2 3 4
VCD 205 Computer Aided Graphic Design 1 2 2 4
VCD 207 Basic Photography 2 2 3 6
VCD 211 Drawing Studio II 0 3 3 3
Total : 30
2. Year Spring Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
SFL 202 Second Foreign Languages IV 2 2 3 4
VCD 202 Design Studio II 8 8 5 10
VCD 204 Typographic Design II 2 2 3 4
VCD 206 Multimedia Applications in Design 2 2 3 5
VCD 301 History of Graphic Design 3 0 3 4
VCD 340 Design Semiotics 3 0 3 3
Total : 30
MULTIMEDIA DESIGN SPECIALIZATION - 3. Year Fall Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
ELEC 001 Elective Course I 2 2 3 4
ELEC 002 Elective Course II 2 2 3 4
ELEC 003 Elective Course III 3 0 3 4
MMD 301 Design Studio III 2 6 5 10
POOL 003 GEC-Social Sciences A: Economics 3 0 3 4
TURK 100 Turkish 4 0 4 4
VCD 331 Interaction Design Fundamentals 3 0 3 4
Total : 34
MULTIMEDIA DESIGN SPECIALIZATION - 3. Year Spring Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
ELEC 004 Elective Course IV 2 2 3 4
ELEC 005 Elective Course V 2 2 3 4
ENG 310 Essential Speaking Skills in English 3 0 3 4
HIST 100 Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution 4 0 4 4
MMD 302 Design Studio IV 2 6 5 6
POOL 003 GEC-Social Sciences A: Economics 3 0 3 4
POOL 007 GEC-Innovation and Entreprenuership 3 0 3 4
ST 204 Summer Training (4 weeks) 0 0 0 4
Total : 34
MULTIMEDIA DESIGN SPECIALIZATION - 4. Year Fall Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
ELEC 006 Elective Course VI 2 2 3 4
ELEC 007 Elective Course VII 2 2 3 4
ENG 410 English for Career Development 3 0 3 4
MMD 401 Design Studio V 8 8 5 9
MMD 494 Graduation Thesis 2 2 3 4
ST 304 Summer Training (4 weeks) 0 0 0 4
VCD 451 Applied Workshop in Visual Communication Design I 0 2 1 1
Total : 30
MULTIMEDIA DESIGN SPECIALIZATION - 4. Year Spring Semester
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
ELEC 008 Elective Course VIII 2 2 3 4
ELEC 009 Elective Course IX 2 2 3 4
ELEC 010 Elective Course X 3 0 3 4
ELEC 011 Elective Course XI 0 0 0 0
MMD 498 On kosul Graduation Project 2 6 5 10
POOL 004 GEC- Social Sciences B: Humanities and Social Sciences 0 0 0 0
Total : 22
Elective Courses
Code Pre. Course Name Theory App/Lab Local Credits ECTS
GD 303 Editorial Design 2 2 3 4
GD 304 Packaging Design 2 2 3 4
GD 350 Advanced Typography 2 2 3 4
GD 403 Advertising Design and Art Direction 2 2 3 4
GD 404 Portfolio Design and Professional Practice 2 2 3 4
MMD 303 Advanced Photography 2 2 3 4
MMD 304 Video Techniques and Production 2 2 3 4
MMD 306 Multimedia Design and Animation 2 2 3 4
MMD 403 Video Post Production 2 2 3 4
MMD 404 Portfolio Design and Professional Practice 2 2 3 4
VCD 300 Game Design 2 2 3 4
VCD 302 Analysis of Visual Culture 3 0 3 4
VCD 308 Visual Storytelling 2 2 3 4
VCD 310 Sound Design 2 2 3 4
VCD 320 Understanding Digital Media 0 3 3 3
VCD 350 Special Practice in Drawing 4 4 3 4
VCD 400 Interface Design 2 2 3 4
VCD 410 Advertising Photography 2 2 3 4
VCD 421 Digital Illustration 2 2 3 4
VCD 424 Web Design 2 2 3 4
VCD 426 Interactive Media Design 2 2 3 4
VCD 428 Digital Design in Motion 2 2 3 4
VCD 430 Comic Book Design 2 2 3 4
VCD 436 Introduction to Programming for Designers 2 2 3 4
VCD 440 Visual Reading, Writing and Interpretation 2 2 3 4
VCD 450 Information Design 2 2 3 4
Additional Notes

Important Explanation about Elective Courses

-There are 11 elective courses in the curriculum of Department of Visual Communication Design. At least 8 of the electives must be taken from the Department and at least 3 of them must be taken from outside the Department/Faculty. 

If you need support for these courses due to your disability, please refer to Disability Support Unit. Contact; engelsiz@ieu.edu.tr

Curriculum (Before 2013)