Course Title Course Code Program Level
Principles and Methods of Instruction EĞT201 Psychological Counseling and Guidance B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
42 - - - - 50 92 3 4

Teaching Staff Prof.Dr. Y.Gürcan Ültanır
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites No Prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to be able to make relations between learning and teaching theories; and to be able to guide teachers on coping with emotions encountered during the course by using these theories and taxonomies.
Course Content With reference to cultural aspects of education and the educational rights and guidance defined in the Constitution (Atatürk’s Principals, “National Education =Misakı Maarif” issued in İzmir Economic Congress, secularism, women rights and principal of equality, republic and democracy, the main aims of Turkish National Education based upon National Education Basic Law): basic concepts, the relations among teachinf strategies and the structured factor analysis of the course; psychological and contextual topic taxonomies; the methods used in the course
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1. Be able to guide both teachers and parents in both aggression, exam anxiety, studying abilities experienced during the courses and also helping students to cope with finding the courses/ school boring., 2. Be able to help in guidence to counselee about these issues., 3. Be able to guide teachers in class discipline while they are preparing course plans 4. Be able to make connection between the social structure and education.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week • Education, Teaching and Learning
2. Week • The relationship between Curricula (Program) and Syllabus (Teaching plan) • Philosophical and Social aspects of the program • The definition of education in the Constitution.
3. Week • Learning in teaching theories • Reinforces; Feedback; Punishment in education
4. Week • Too-short-term memory
5. Week • Short-term memory • Long-term memory
6. Week • Concept maps
7. Week Midterm Exam
8. Week • Learning goals : Bloom Taxonomy • The dimensions of teaching plan
9. Week • Learning goals : Bruner’s taxonomy
10. Week • Gagné Typology
11. Week • Teaching Strategies
12. Week • Various Teaching Methods
13. Week • Teaching Methods
14. Week • The association of dimension in preparing teaching plans to the issues of the course.
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References Türkiye İzmir İktisat Kongresi İnönü Vakfı 19 Nisan 2014 Şura Kararlarında Milli Eğitimin Temel Amaçları T.C. Anayasası Ültanır, Y.,G. (1997) Öğrenme Kuramları Hatipoğlu Schröder,H. Lernen Lehren Unterricht Hand und Lehrbücher der Paedagogik R.Oldenburg Verlg. Bloom,B.S. (1976) Taxonomie von Lernzielen im kognitiven Bereich Beltz Gözütok, D. (2011) Öğretim İlke ve Yöntemleri Astleitner, H. Designing Emotionally Sound Instruction - An Empirical Validation of the FEASP-Approach Becker, E. S. (2011). Teacher's emotion in the classroom and how they relate to emoti-onal exhaustion - an experience-sampling analysis. Masterarbeit im Fach Psycholo-gie, Universität Konstanz. Küçükahmet, L. (2014) Öğretim İlke ve Yöntemleri Nobel
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)