Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
707004422019FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGYElective486
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
The main objective of this course is to introduce the main concepts and the issues of forensic psychology, the relationship between psychology and law, the applications of forensic psychology in Turkey and other countries.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Uzm. Psk. Okan Lüleci (40a görevlendirme)
Learning Outcomes
1Comprehend the main concepts and issues of forensic psychology
2Comprehend the relationship between psychology and law
3Understand the ethical principles of forensic psychology
4Use the course knowledge in forensic psychology applications
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
The main concepts and issues of forensic psychology, the relationship between psychology and law, the ethical principles of forensic psychology and the forensic psychology applications
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction
2The description and the history of forensic psychology
3The relationship between law and psychology
4The issues and areas in psychology and in other disicplines which forensic psychology rely on
5The forensic psychology in Turkey
6The ethical principles of forensic psychology
7The ethical principles of forensic psychology
8Juvenile delinquency
9Adulthood, crime and forensic psychology
10Psychopathology and forensic psychology
11The laws and regulations of forensic psychology in Turkish Law System
12The observation and interviews in public institutions
13The observation and interviews in public institutions
14The observation and interviews in public institutions
15Social survey report (samples and writing practices)
Recommended or Required Reading
TR: The Handbook of Forensic Psychology, Allen K. Hess, Irving B. Weiner (Ed.), 1999, John Wiley. APA Adli Psikoloji Etik İlkeleri . TCK, CMUK ve ilgili yasal mevzuatla ilgili kaynaklar, örnek sosyal inceleme raporları. ING: Books: The Handbook of Forensic Psychology, Allen K. Hess, Irving B. Weiner (Ed.), 1999, John Wiley Supplementary resources: Forensic Psychology Ethical Principles The resources regarding Turkish Criminal Law, Criminal Court Law Samples of social survey report
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the sections of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation".
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Homework1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Final Examination122
Discussion14342
Observation22244
Individual Study for Final Examination15050
Reading14342
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
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