PSİ310


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Interpersonal Relationships PSİ310 Psychology 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
06
(Spring)
42 21 30 32 125 3 5

Teaching Staff Doç. Dr. Eda KARACAN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites No prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives To acquaint students with basic research and theory in the area of close relationships and to increase students’ skills in oral expression, critical analysis, and written communication through assignments and class discussion.
Course Content The course will cover research on a wide range of topics in the field of close relationships (e.g., interpersonal attraction, theories of love, marital conflict). The emphasis will be on romantic and marital relationships, viewed through the lens of social psychological theory.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1- Understanding the current theory and research in the field of close relationships 2- Comprehending and critically thinking on the reserach which are done in the area of close reletionships 3- Adapting theoretical approaches into real life 4- Relating how we making attributions and biases in attributions in our relations with the everyday life situations 5- Comprehending gender differences in relationships.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction of the course
2. Week The Building Blocks of Relationships
3. Week Attraction
4. Week Social Cognition
5. Week Communication
6. Week Interdependency
7. Week Friendship
8. Week Love
9. Week Stresses and Strains in Relationships
10. Week Power in Relationships
11. Week Conflict and Violence
12. Week The Dissolution and Loss of Relationship
13. Week Shyness and Loneliness
14. Week Maintaining and Repearing Relationships
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 - Miller, R.S., Perlman, D., & Brehm, S.S. (2007). Intimate Relationships. Boston: McGraw Hill. - Dönmez, A. (2010, çev. Editörü). Yakın İlişkiler Psikolojisi. Ankara: Nobel Yayın Dağıtım.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

PQ1

PQ2

PQ3

PQ4

PQ5

PQ6

PQ7

PQ8

PQ9

PQ10

PQ11

PQ12

PQ13

LO1

5

4

3

3

2

2

 

3

4

 

4

3

3

LO2

3

3

5

3

 

2

4

4

5

4

5

4

4

LO3

3

3

4

3

 

 

 

5

2

1

5

5

5

LO4

2

2

4

1

 

 

 

 

3

 

5

4

5

LO5

2

2

5

 

3

 

 

 

3

 

5

5

4

 

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