PSİ414


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Forensic Psychology II PSİ414 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
08
(Spring)
42 83 125 3 5

Teaching Staff Yrd. Doç. Dr. Zeynep GÜLÇAT
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites None
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Describe theoretical and practical areas of forensic psychology
Course Content This is a field practice course in which students perform their internships in selected organizations (Juvenile Court, Law Enforcement Agency, Probation Centers and Family Courts) under supervision of a psychologist. inform about prevention of crime and rehabilitation.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Students gain theoretical knowledge in the field of forensic psychology
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Definition and scope of forensic psychology
2. Week Forensic psychology and law
3. Week Psychological theories and crime : psychoanalytic approach
4. Week Psychological theories and crime : existential approach , behavioral approach
5. Week Psychological theories and crime : Childhood Mental Disorders
6. Week Psychological theories and crime : Adulthood Mental Disorders
7. Week Psychological theories and crime : Personality Disorders
8. Week Psychological theories and crime : organic mental disorders
9. Week Psychological theories and crime : alcoholism and drug abuse
10. Week Psychological theories and crime : sex disorders
11. Week Victimology and Forensic Psychology Interview Scheme- Assessment Tools
12. Week Forensic Psychology Methods : Intervıew, Observation and Tests 1
13. Week Forensic Psychology Methods : Intervıew, Observation and Tests 2
14. Week Crime Preventation and Rehabilitation Approach
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 1. Ewing CP (2008). Trials of a Forensic Psychologist: A Casebook. New Jersey, John Wiley&Sons. 2. Heilbronner RL (Ed) (2005). Forensic Neuropsychology Casebook. New York, The Guilford Press. 3. Fernando S, Ndegwa D, Wilson M (1998) Forensic Psyciatry, Race and Culture. Londra, Routledge.
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

3

4

3

3

1

2

 

4

2

3

2

3

3

LO2

3

5

3

2

  

2

4

  

3

4

5

LO3

3

3

3

2

  

5

3

   

5

4

LO4

3

3

4

3

   

5

3

1

5

4

4

LO5

 

4

5

  

3

3

5

 

4

5

5

5

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