Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Motivation Theories EPH 502 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. TUNCAY AYAS
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Ress. Assist. Eda Biçener

Course Category
Course Objective

Aim of this lesson is to introduce the motivation theories to the students, to develope methods in education by considering motivation theories.

Course Content

Contents of subject consist of defining motivation, types of motivation, motivation theories.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Define motivation. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
2 Tell the motivation theories. Lecture, Testing,
3 Illustrate motivation theories Lecture, Discussion, Case Study, Testing,
4 Compare motivation theories. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
5 Categorize the content and process theories. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
6 Evaluate the personal factors in motivation. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing,
7 Debate the motivation methods. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
8 Relate motivation with the other concepts. Lecture, Testing,
9 Compare the researches about motivation. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Defining motivation
2 Types of motivation
3 Motivation theories
4 Content theories
5 Content theories
6 Content theories
7 Mid exam
8 Process theories
9 Process theories
10 Process theories
11 Personal factors in motivation
12 Methods to motivate the students
13 The researches about motivation
14 Final
Course Notes
Course Resources

Ames, C., "Classrooms : ´goals, structures and student motivational. Journal of Educational
Psychology, 84
(3), 261-271.

Sağlam, A.Ç. (2007). Eğitim örgütlerinde kuramdan uygulamaya güdüleme. Ankara: Nobel Yayın Dağıtım.

Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 50
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 158
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.32
dersAKTSKredisi 6