Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Geriatric Psychiatry YBP 120 2 3 + 0 3 4
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level onlisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Öğr.Gör. ÖZLEM BOZYER
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Course Objective To have information about elderly psychiatric problems.
Course Content Effects of the aging process on physical, sensory, cognitive, and psychosocial functions;Psycho-social aspects of aging and personality changes in elderlies;Neurological diseases showing pronounced and different characteristics of elderlies;Depression and other similar problems in the elderly;Anxiety disorders in old age;Bipolar disorders in old age;Psychotic disorders in old age;Paranoid cases similar to schizophrenia in the elderly;Dementia in old age;Alzheimer´s disease in elderly;Sexual disorders in the elderly;Substance abuse;Eating and drinking disorders;Sleep disorders
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Obtains information about the effects of the aging process on physical, sensory, cognitive, and psychosocial functions Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Recognizes the psychological problems and personality changes seen in elderly individuals, and related sleeping, eating and drinking disorders Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Gains ability to develop approach to the elderly individuals that have psychiatric disorders Drilland Practice, Motivations to Show, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Effects of the aging process on physical, sensory, cognitive, and psychosocial functions
2 Psycho-social aspects of aging and personality changes in elderlies.
3 Neurological diseases showing pronounced and different characteristics of elderlies
4 Depression and other similar problems in the elderly
5 Anxiety disorders in old age
6 Bipolar disorders in old age
7 Psychotic disorders in old age
8 Paranoid cases similar to schizophrenia in the elderly
9 Dementia in old age
10 Alzheimer´s disease in elderly
11 Sexual disorders in the elderly
12 Substance abuse
13 Eating and drinking disorders
14 Sleep disorders
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 10
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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 94
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.76
dersAKTSKredisi 4