Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
300001502015GENERAL PSYCHOLOGYElective122
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to contribute to the students to understand fundamental concepts, theories and know people’s behavior and development of people.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr.Mehmet KOYUNCU
Learning Outcomes
1To able to understand Psychology.
2To be able to describe fundamental concept of psychology.
3To be able to explain main theories.
4To be able to apply to cases the psychological theories and concepts.
5To be able to understand development of people and people’s behavior.
6To be able to learn communication skills
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Psychology, theories, scientific methods, sensation, perception, learning, memory, intelligence,
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Introduction to the courseTanışma ve ders içeriğinin incelenmesi
1PsychologyPsychology Reading (1. chapter)
2Sensation PerceptionReading (5. and 6 chapter)
3LearningReading (9. chapter)
4LearningReading (10. chapter)
5MemoryReading (11. chapter)
6IntelligenceReading (13. chapter)
7Midterm exam
8Social and emotional development Reading (17. chapter)
9Cognitive developmentReading (18. chapter)
10PsychopathologyReading (23. and 24. chapter)
11Social PsychologyReading (25. chapter)
12StressReading (21. chapter)
13Communication
14Empathy
Recommended or Required Reading
Plotnik, R. (2007). Psikoloji’ye Giriş. İstanbul: Kaknüs Psikoloji.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination166
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO1 2 3   3             
LO2 1 2   3             
LO3 223   3   2  3333   
LO4 333   3   2  2      
LO5 255   4   2    22   
LO6                     
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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