Information Package / Course Catalogue
Wax Model Making
Course Code: KTT114
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 1
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

The student, a wax model with wax pattern preparation techniques It is aimed at making ready to cast.

Course Content

In this course, modeling wax, two and three-dimensional form, detailing describes mitigation and surface cleaning issues.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To create a wax model.
2.To make the wax model of the surface decoration.
3.Relief with wax models (two-dimensional form) to create.
4.Fit the wax model (three dimensional form) to create.
5.To be able to make wax models ready for casting.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Wax, modeling tools, cutting tools and equipment (routing engine, tips, styling tools, filed, candle soldering iron, rubber, rubber molding, rubber presses, shears Fanoos tongs, large water container, washing machine drum, files, sanders, hand tools, polishing machine, polishing brush and ointment, plaster furnace, casting machine, mine).
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Practice
Wax promotion and use of
Week 2 - Practice
The introduction of the appropriate form of wax material
Week 3 - Practice
Surface decoration
Week 4 - Practice
If the model works and decorations Moth
Week 5 - Practice
Relief work (two-dimensional form)
Week 6 - Practice
Relief work (two-dimensional form)
Week 7 - Practice
Take negative
Week 8 - Practice
Take negative
Week 9 - Practice
Plaster with no retouching
Week 10 - Practice
Take positive
Week 11 - Practice
Three-dimensional modeling
Week 12 - Practice
Three-dimensional modeling
Week 13 - Practice
Detail work
Week 14 - Practice
Lighten the weight of wax models
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140114
Term Project28220
Midterm Examination1426
Final Examination1527
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
PÇ-15
PÇ-16
PÇ-17
OÇ-1
5
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
5
OÇ-3
5
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
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