RPD104


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Developmental Psychology I RPD104 Psychological Counseling and Guidance B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
02
(Spring)
39 40 70 149 3 6

Teaching Staff Yrd.Doç.Dr. Türkan ÖNCÜ
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites No prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Investigation problems of children the normal developmental stages of human in which physical, motor, cognitive, emotional, moral and social dimensions from the beginning of life to adolescence years and the problems in these stages
Course Content Fundamental concepts and principles concerned with theories of development, developmental periods, physical cognitive, personal and moral development in the period of childhood, interaction with parents and the behavioral and adjustment problems of children
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1. Students acquire theoretical knowledge needed for understanding children. 2. Students learn the research methods which are used for investigating children. 3. Students discover normal developmental stages of child and distinguish normal situations from abnormal situations. 4. Students acquire the ability of looking and evaluating the events and situations from the perspective of child.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Fundamental concepts concerned with developmental psychology, research methods in developmental psychology.
2. Week Various theories
3. Week Heredity and development
4. Week Prenatal development stages and environmental effects
5. Week Infancy: Perceptual and motor development. Sensorial development
6. Week Cognitive development in infancy. Piaget’s and Vygotsky’s theories and development
7. Week Emotional and social development in infancy
8. Week Midterm
9. Week Early childhood: Physical, motor and cognitive development
10. Week Early childhood: Cognitive development
11. Week Early childhood: Moral development
12. Week Middle and late childhood: Physical, motor and cognitive development
13. Week Emotional and social development in middle and late childhood: Moral development, Problems concerned with these periods.
14. Week Review
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
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 Santrock, John W. Yaşam Boyu Gelişim: Gelişim Psikolojisi. (Çev. Ed.) Galip Yüksel. Nobel Yayınları
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

LO1

LO2

LO3

LO4

PQ1

5

5

5

5

PQ2

3

3

5

5

PQ3

5

2

5

5

PQ4

5

3

5

5

PQ5

3

2

2

2

PQ6

3

5

5

5

PQ7

1

4

5

5

PQ8

1

5

4

4

PQ9

2

4

4

4

PQ10

1

4

1

1

PQ11

2

4

5

5

PQ12

3

4

3

4

PQ13

5

3

5

5

PQ14

5

1

5

5

PQ15

2

2

2

2

PQ16

3

3

4

4

PQ17

5

5

5

5

PQ18

4

5

5

5

PQ19

5

5

5

5

PQ20

5

5

5

5

PQ21

3

5

4

5

PQ22

4

4

4

4

 

* Contribution Level : 1 Very low    2 Low     3 Medium     4 High      5 Very High