Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Psychology PDR 172 2 4 + 0 4 4
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi FATİH BAL
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi FATİH BAL,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To provide the socialization of human behaviours in a society.
Course Content Psychological factors affecting the development of persons; the influences of social environment to individual and his attitudes and behaviours; properties of good society and good behaviours; social functions of socialization and its role related to the future of nations.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To be able to report consistency of the individual attitudes and behaviours in a society, advancing the quality of life in a society, assimilating the existence of other individuals as divine and reinforcing the feelings of self-confidence and respect Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam,
2 To discuss about the the method of the searches of social psychology and samples. Lecture, Discussion, Homework,
3 To discuss about the the method of the searches of social psychology and samples. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam,
4 To discuss about the properties of communication, environment and culture. Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam,
5 To make evaluation on socialization and social development. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
6 To discuss about culture and personality. Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is social psychology? Its historical development and emergence as a field of study
2 The development of social psychology (From past to today)
3 The method of searches of social psychology and samples
4 Social effect and adaptation
5 Attitudes
6 Theoretical approaches to the change of attitude
7 Communication, propaganda: The process of changing attitude
8 The properties of communication and culture
9 Midterm exam
10 Social data processing (social perception)
11 Structure and dynamics of a group
12 Socialization and social development
13 Culture and personality
14 General evaluation
Course Notes [1] Prof.Dr. Çiğdem Kağıtçıbaşı, Yeni İnsan ve İnsanlar, Evrim Yayınevi, İstanbul 2005
Course Resources [2] Doğan Cüceloğlu, İnsan ve Davranışı, Remzi Kitapevi, İstanbul 2004
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To acquire the skill of analytical and synthetic thinking, reading and acquainting, X
2 To be able to understand and judge the philosophical accumulations at local and universal level, X
3 To be able to do researches and to improve a method about the philosophical problems in the sources that are constituted in the field of philosophy, X
4 To be able to connect the universal problems of philosophy with the local problems, X
5 To be able to interrogate the universal problems of mankind, to be able to examine the interrogations in this field, X
6 To be able to deal with the problems of such fields as science, culture and art in a philosophical way, to recognize those questions X
7 To be able to provide the usage of interdisciplinary knowledge for the common and local problems concerning science, religion and art, X
8 To be able to understand, to solve and when necessary to direct the particular problems, X
9 To be able to narrate in writing and in words in a systematic and consistent way the knowledge possessed and suggestions for the solutions of problems, X
12 To be able to attain and to use the knowledge about philosophy and history of science.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Assignment 1 1 1
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 1 1
Total Workload 98
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.92
dersAKTSKredisi 4