Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Psychology ILT 109 1 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. NESRİN AKINCI ÇÖTOK
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Course Category
Course Objective To introduce the areas of Psychology, Sociology and Social Psychology which are bases of communication in general and public relations specifically. To understand the human behaviors and social processes affecting the behaviors. To present ?public? that is the central topic of Public Relations area.
Course Content After introducing the field and the scope of Behavioral Sciences and giving information about Psychology, Sociology and Social Psychology, some information about understanding and interpreting human behaviors will be lectured. In addition, after a general introduction, basic subjects related to the communication of three fields will be lectured.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Specify the factors of development of behavior. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
2 Know the stages of prejudice Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Comprehend that social effect is one of the factors creating a behavior Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Lists the effects of media on society Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Notice the developments around him/her affecting behavior Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 The concept and scope of Behavioral Sciences
3 The concept and scope of Behavioral Sciences
4 Development of Behavior
5 Language and Communication
6 Perception
7 Attitudes and Prejudice
8 Social effects of behavior
9 Midterm
10 Introduction to Sociology
11 Asking sociological questions and answering them
12 Social interaction and daily life
13 Media and society
14 Globalization and changing world
Course Notes 1- Clifford T. Morgan, Psikolojiye Giriş, Eğitim Akademi, 2011.<br>2- Anthony Giddens, Sosyoloji, Kırmızı Yayınları, 2011.
Course Resources 3- Çiğdem Kağıtçıbaşı, İnsan ve İnsanlar, Evrim, 2010.
4- Z. Bauman, Sosyolojik Düşünmek, Ayrıntı, 2008.
5- E. Goffman, Gündelik yaşamda Benliğin Sunumu, Metis, 2009.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Knows Pr and Advertising Theories X
3 Has social reponsibility X
4 Knows how to communicate effectively X
5 Creates Pr and Advertising projects. X
7 Manages media relations X
8 Creates persuasive messages by using images and words X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 104
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.16
dersAKTSKredisi 5