Yeditepe University Brochure - 2023 - 2024

66 Career Opportunities Our graduates can open their own architectural offices with their designer identities or work in public and private organisations. They can also pursue an academic career in universities. Introduction to Architecture, Architectural Basic Design, Information Technology for Architects, Architectural Technical Drawing, Architectural Presentation, Building Information, Building Information, Building Statics, Computer Aided Expression Techniques and Design Studies courses, they learn the concepts and theories that form the basis of the discipline of Architecture, acquire different expression and presentation techniques, start to develop their design and three-dimensional thinking skills and comprehend building systems. Architectural Design I and II, History and Theory of Architecture I and II, Building Materials and Physics courses continue their architectural education, and at the end of their second year, they experience the structural knowledge they have learnt in practice thanks to the construction site internship they will do at the end of their second year. With courses such as Building and Architectural History, students increase their knowledge and experience in architectural theory and practice, and with Design courses, students gain advanced skills in presentation, self-expression and design techniques. In the Architectural Design courses in their second year, our students design buildings based on urban data related to housing design and public space. Starting from the spring semester of the second year, students begin to gain in-depth knowledge and skills in the subjects they are interested in with field and non-field elective courses. In this year, students learn current world examples and practices in the field of building and architectural theory. They gain knowledge and application skills at the level of urban design. They gain knowledge about professional ethics, laws and regulations. In Architectural Design courses, our students design habitable residential environments, educational or accommodation buildings. They gain experience in project management through office internship. In their fourth year, which will contribute to their professionalisation, our students can focus on their own areas of interest with field and non-field elective courses. After designing a multifunctional building in Architectural Design courses, they prepare their Architectural Design VI, i.e. Graduation Projects, which develop with their individual studies based on urban readings. YEAR YEAR YEAR YEAR Academic Education Year by Year Architecture