Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ARK625 Urartian Art 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is the most advanced and unique branch of Urartu art of jewelry, small finds and explain the role and importance of Near Eastern archeology description by examining the terms of art.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Asst. Prof. Dr. Davut YİĞİTPAŞA
Learning Outcomes
  1. Seen as a judge on the Urartu art works will reach a level comparable.
  2. Art of Urartu may occur compared with the ability of the art of other civilizations.
  3. Urartu ability to debate on the development of art is formed.
  4. In fibula of Urartu, Bangles are for lanyards, Arm-band, Pin, and will have information about the bracelet.
  5. Necklace of Urartu, rings, bronchi, Earrings, Rings, will have information about the types and purposes.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Barnett, D. Richard-Gökçe, N., “The Find of Urartian Bronzes at Altın Tepe, near Erzincan”, Anatolian Studies, III, 1953, 121-129.Burney, Charles A.-Lang, M., The Peoples of the Hills. Ancient Ararat and Caucasus, London, 1971.Çilingiroğlu, A., Urartu Krallığı. Tarihi ve Sanatı, İzmir, 1997.Emre, Kutlu, “Altıntepe’de Urartu Seramiği”, Belleten, CXXXI, 1969, 279-289.Forbes, T.B., Urartian Architecture BAR International Series 170, Oxford, 1983.Kellner, H. J., Urartu. Ein wiederentdeckter Rivale Assyriens, München, 1976.Kozbe, Gülriz-Çevik, Özlem-Sağlamtimur, Haluk, “Pottery”, Ayanıs I, (Eds.: A. Çilingiroğlu-M. Salvini), Roma, 2001, 85-153.Kroll, Stephann, “Keramik Urartäischer Festungen in Iran”, Archäologische Mitteulungen aus Iran, Ergänzungsband 2, Berlin, 1976a, 1-184.Merhav, R., Urartu – A Metalworking Center in the First Millennium BC (Ed. Merhav), Jerusalem, 1991.Piotrovskii, B.B., The Ancient Civilizations of Urartu, Geneva, 1969.Piotrovskii, B.B., Urartu: The Kingdom of Van and its Art, London, 1967.Poroda, E., The Art of Ancient Iran, New York, 1962.Sevin, V., Yeni Assur Sanati ve Mimarlik, Ankara, 1999.van Loon, Urartian Art, 1966.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
This course is fitted with a unique branch of Urartu art; The fibula, Bangles are for lanyards, Arm-band, the Needles, Bracelets, Necklaces, the rings, brooches, earrings, Rings are described in detail. Also located in the examples describe art evaluation.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Course description: Content, importance and rules
2.Urartu Jewelry Art
3.Fibulas and intended use
4.Anklets and collars
5.Armlets and intended use
10.Bracelets and types and purposes
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14342
Individual Study for Homework Problems14342