Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
707002482012HUMAN DEVELOPMENTElective242
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to introduce human development during childhood, puberty, adulthood, and old age and understand developmental theories.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Ass. Prof. Türkan Yılmaz Irmak
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to understand developmental theories
2To be able to apply to daily problems the research results of developmental psychology
3To be able to understand changes in people's lives
4To be able to know developmental stages
5To be able to understans cognitive, social and emotional development of people.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
History of childhood, language development, attachment, adolescence, cinsel gelişim, ahlak gelişimi, aging.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction
2Life span development
3Pre-natal development
4Psychoanalytical theory
5Psycho-social Development theory
6Social learning theory
7Attachment
8Midterm Exam
9Intelligence
10Language development
11Sexual Development
12Moral development
13Adolescence
14Aging
15Child abuse and neglect
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Berk, L. (2013). Çocuk Gelişimi Kaknüs Yayıncılık. Bee, H. ve Boyd, D. (2009). Çocuk Gelişim Psikolojisi. İstanbul: Kaknüs yayınları. Gander ; M.J. ve Gardiner, H.W. (1993). Çocuk ve Ergen Gelişimi. Ankara: İmge Kitabevi . Kozcu, Ş. (1989). Çocuk istismarı ve ihmali. Ege Üniversitesi. Psikoloji Seminer, 6/7, 63-76.
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
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11818
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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