A Framework: Identification of Needs and Expectation Between Labor Market and Academy
Developing an Academic Curriculum for Higher Education Institutions in Animation Field
Developing Experiential and Innovative Course Material
Collaboration to Design an Innovative Curriculum for Animation Education" is a project which is framed at KA2 Strategic Partnership for Higher Education Institutions. The project is going to last 24 months period with transnational meetings, multiplier events, disseminations activities. The main purpose of the project is to design a new and updated curriculum for animation education. The 4-year academic education at the undergraduate level for the newly developing cartoon and animation sector in Turkey is given to a limited number of universities in our country. Only 2 public universities in Turkey has this department as a bachelor degree. One of this department which is Animation Department was established at 1990-1991 at Eskişehir Anadolu University.The second one is under the Film Design Department and called Animation Film Design and Direction at Izmir Dokuz Eylül University. Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts Animation and Film Department and Erciyes University Department of Visual Communication Design Animation and Cartoon Film Art were offered to Higher Education Institution (YOK) and accepted but they have not resumed any lectures. Erciyes University(ERU) proposed to open the branch of Animation Department under the Visual Communication Design Department at 2006, and accepted by the Higher Education Institution...