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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
HISTORY OF PSYCHOLOGY II PSK302 Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring) 3 + 0 4

TYPE OF COURSE UNITCompulsory Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITBachelor's Degree
YEAR OF STUDY3
SEMESTERSixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)-Sixth Term (Spring)
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED4
NAME OF LECTURER(S)Professor Doğan Kökdemir
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) Will gain knowledge on the historical roots of psychology.
2) Will understand the dynamics leading to the seperation of psychology from philosophy.
3) Will point out to the political, economical and scientific influences which helped shape the basic theoretical approaches in psychology.
4) Will learn about the modern theorie/approaches/perspectives in psychology and be able to discuss their historical roots.
5) Will learn about the development of psychology in Turkey and be able to speculate and discuss where it is evolving.
6) Will develop his/her personal synthesis and perspective to explain the dynamics of human behavior and specify the several historical and modern influences on his/her perspective.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Overview of the Basic Points on the PSK 301 Course
2nd Week Psychology in the 19th Century Germany
3rd Week Influences of the 19th Century Psychology on Modern Day Psychological Theories
4th Week Psychology in the 19th Century England and America
5th Week Influences of American Psychology on Modern Day Psychological Theories
6th Week Functionalism, Early Period Behaviorism, and Intelligence Testing in America
7th Week Neobehaviorism, Radical Behaviorism and Problems They Have Faced
8th Week Mid-term and Cognitive Revolution
9th Week Influences of Cognitive Revolution on Psychology
10th Week Historical Roots of Clinical Psychology
11th Week Historical Roots of Social and Developmental Psychology
12th Week History of Psychology in Turkey
13th Week Future Directions in Psychology
14th Week General Evaluation
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READINGLeahey, T. H. (2012). A history of psychology: From antiquity to modernity (7th Ed.). NY: Prentice Hall.
Greenwood, J. D. (2009). A conceptual history of psychology. Boston: McGraw Hill.
Schultz, D. P., & ve Schultz, E. S. (2008). Modern history of psychology (9th Ed.). ABD: Thomson Learning.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSDiscussion,Lecture
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term130
Quiz430
Total(%)60
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)60
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)40
Total(%)100
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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