You can acquire comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge on the areas of traditional imagery and portrayal as well as study the world of electronic imagery, motion picture and media
Bachelors in Film in Asia 2017. Our teaching staff consists of the teachers of the former Visual Imagery Representation department and the Institute of Graphic Design, Media and Motion Picture Art. The range of education at our department has stretched to include the classical methods of expression such as autonomous graphic design and painting, as well as the digital variations of these art forms. Besides these, presenting the various border areas between applied and media arts brings new colors to our educational palette.
You can acquire comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge on the areas of traditional imagery and portrayal as well as study the world of electronic imagery, motion picture and media.
Our department offers a strong basis for students to find their way in the traditional and digital visual world, including its traditional, motion picture, multimedia and interactive segments applicable in the areas of art and everyday practical use.
Film and Media Specialist
Specializations are launched only if the sufficient number of students wish to join the specialization.
FILM AND MEDIA SPECIALIST SPECIALIZATION:
(Formerly: Film and Media Studies BA)
Unlike other programs, the three-year Film and Media Specialist Program at METU, offers an introduction to this art form in the full range of the profession, including experiences in its various challenges, from one-camera interview shootings to multi-camera studio recordings.
The program offers practical experience in making short films, television scenes and documentaries, as well as practice in the work of a screenwriter, director, assistant, lighting technician, sound engineer, and editor. These various practical opportunities help our students in their future careers as professional, confident filmmakers, and takes place where movies.
“We live in the line of the rapid fire of moving images. They are raining down on us from every possible place: movie and television screens, computer monitors, mobile displays, presentations and advertisements... They entertain, inform and control us. But who is going to invent, design, edit and record the images of the future in a creative, smart and artistic way? This might be just you. And this is what you learn to do at the Film and Media Studies program.”András Kepes DLA, habil.; University Professor, Táncsics Mihály Award and Prima, Pulitzer Prize-winning Writer, Television Production Expert, Chairman of the Council of Arts
THIS PROGRAM IS DESIGNED FOR YOU... if you are interested in visual communication and various film genres, if you have mature visual intelligence and good cooperating and communication skills.
Film and Media Production Specialist at institutes specialized in mass communication and media
Organizer in program production
Film and Media Specialist working for professional with a degree in arts
Film and Media Specialist working for Advertising and PR experts
in the field of analogue and digital post production
in editorial offices
CORE SUBJECTS: Film Theory, History of Motion Pictures, Motion Picture Technologies, Practical Motion Picture Arts, Motion Picture Practice offices
VISUAL REPRESENTATION SPECIALIZATION:
(Formerly: Visual Representation BA)
The two necessary cornerstones of creative imagery are the skill of manual portrayal and a modern creative mentality. These two together are the indispensable basis of the digital imagery methods of our time, and the possibilities offered by new media.
Besides traditional genres, at our department you can study the various methods of the imagery of our time, for example the storyboard – a visual script – used in filmmaking, comics and strip cartoons, the mutual areas of fine arts and design, and the creative methods of contemporary art.
By mastering these versatile areas and methods of imagery, you will be able to choose the most suitable visual communication language and tools to express your message. In the course, the development of manual skills, acquiring knowledge on traditional and modern technologies, and practicing creative ways of thinking all play important roles.
By developing your skills of portrayal through various art and design exercises, your teachers will help you find your independent, own style and your own voice of expression. Besides developing your manual skills, you will study basic graphics software and contemporary imagery techniques and theories; this way, your visual expression will be more varied and versatile. At our department, you will be able to make not only illustrations for a novel, but design the whole book; you can create not only an oil on canvas painting, but motion picture, interactive installations, and objects.
THIS PROGRAM IS DESIGNED FOR YOU... if your manual skills are good, you are interested in the fine arts, your way of thinking is creative and original, and you would like to develop your skills on a high level.
AFTER GRADUATING FROM THIS PROGRAM: you will be ready to work as an independent artist, painter of graphic designer as well as book designer, illustrator, cartoonist, concept artist or a creator of any other area of graphic design; alternatively, you can work as the leader of an arts workshop or creative design club, or as a museum education professional
HIGHER EDUCATION: you can continue studying at our MA course of graphic design
CORE SUBJECTS: Fine Arts Studies; Fine Arts Techniques; Creative Imagery Studies; Image and Letter: Imagery and Typography; Contemporary Imagery Exercises; The History and Practice of Visual Communication; Visual Culture Studies; Image Theories; Art History