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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY II PSK232 Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring) 3 + 0 4

TYPE OF COURSE UNITCompulsory Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITBachelor's Degree
YEAR OF STUDY2
SEMESTERFourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)-Fourth Term (Spring)
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED4
NAME OF LECTURER(S)Assistant Professor Zuhal Yeniçeri
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) Will learn the fundamental concepts and theories of social psychology which attempts to understand and explain how individuals are influenced by the actual, imagined or implied presence of others.
2) Will learn the basic approaches and researches in social psychology.
3) Will have knowledge about the topics of social relations and applied social psychology which constitute the general frame of the course.
4) Will learn about the way how they can develop a research question of social psychology and determine the proper research method for the question.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Overview of the Course and Reviewing the Basic Subjects in Social Psychology
2nd Week Prejudice and Discrimination
3rd Week Prejudice and Discrimination (continued)
4th Week Aggression
5th Week Aggression (continued)
6th Week Attraction and Intimacy
7th Week Attraction and Intimacy (continued)
8th Week Mid-term and Helping and Altruism
9th Week Conflict and Peacemaking
10th Week Conflict and Peacemaking (continued)
11th Week Social Psychology in the Clinic
12th Week Social Psychology in Court
13th Week Social Psychology and Its Future
14th Week General Evaluation
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READINGMyers, D. G. (2012). Social psychology (11th Ed.). New York: McGraw Hill.
Myers, D. G. (2011). Exploring social psychology (6th Ed.). New York: McGraw Hill.
Fiske, S. T., & Taylor, S. E. (2008). Social cognition: From brains to culture. New York: McGraw-Hill.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Discussion
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term125
Assignment125
Quiz1025
Total(%)75
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)75
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)25
Total(%)100
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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