Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
707004422010ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGYElective486
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The goal of this course is to provide information on physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development during adolescence.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Aysun Doğan
Learning Outcomes
1To explain the basic psychological concepts related to adolescence
2To examine basic theoretical approaches
3To define characteristics of adolescence
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The content includes theory and applied topics about adolescents.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Introduction: Objectives and scope of the courseExamination of syllabus
1Visit--Youth Center
2Biological and cognitive developmentReading (Chapter 2, 3) Quiz #1-RP #1
3FamiliesReading (Chapter 5) Quiz #2
4Visit --Family Counseling Center
5PeersReading (Chapter 6) Quiz #3- RP #2
6Visit--High School
7CultureReading (Chapter 8) Quiz #4- RP #3
8Midterm exam week
9Visit--Ege University, Medical School, Adolescent Unit
10Self and identityReading (Chapter 9) Quiz #5- RP #4
11Visit--RAM
12SexualityReading (Chapter 11) Quiz #6- RP #5
13Visit to Ege University, Medical School, Child and Adolescence Substance Abuse Center
14Adolescent ProblemsReading (Chapter 14) Quiz #7- RP #6
15 Final exam week
Recommended or Required Reading
Santrock, J. W. (2009). Adolescence. Boston: McGraw Hill
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Quiz717
Attending Lectures13339
Report Presentation133
Self Study12020
Individual Study for Final Examination14949
Report6530
Individual Study for Quiz7428
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
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