Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
162001302105INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGYElective123
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
With this course, students of psychology will recognize the basic concepts and psychological processes.
Name of Lecturer(s)
ÖĞRETİM GÖREVLİS ERCAN ARAS
Learning Outcomes
1 learn psychology
2 assess psychology
3psychology
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
What is Psychology? What are the basic concepts of psychology? What are the areas physiologically?
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Sub-branches of psychology Psychology Psychology-currents
2Sub-branches of psychology Psychology Psychology-currents
3Sub-branches of psychology Psychology Psychology-currents
4Sub-branches of psychology Psychology Psychology-currents
5The biological basis of behavior
6The biological basis of behavior
7human development
8human development
9Motives
10Motives
11Feelings and emotions
12Feelings and emotions
Recommended or Required Reading
Baymur F., Genel Psikoloji, 2000 Öztürk O., Ruh Sağlığı ve Bozuklukları, 2002 Yörükoğlu A. Çocuk Ruh Sağlığı, 1996
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Quiz212
Discussion14114
Question-Answer14228
Brain Storming14228
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)85
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
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2
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3
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4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
PO
8
PO
9
PO
10
PO
11
PO
12
PO
13
PO
14
PO
15
PO
16
PO
17
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18
PO
19
PO
20
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21
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22
PO
23
PO
24
LO1     3                  
LO2     4                  
LO3     5                  
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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