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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
PSYCHOLOGY OF INTERNET PSK408 --------------- 3 + 0 4

TYPE OF COURSE UNITElective Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITBachelor's Degree
YEAR OF STUDY-
SEMESTER---------------
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED4
NAME OF LECTURER(S)-
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) Will combine psychological theories to apply to the internet issues.
2) Will apply psychological concepts and research findings to understand human-computer interaction with special emphasis on internet.
3) Will apply psychological concepts and research findings to solve behavioral problems in cyberspace.
4) Will develop programs and activity plans for children and young people to internet safety.
5) Will plan necessary steps to conduct internet-behavior related research.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Introduction to Internet Psychology
2nd Week Internet and Creating an Impression of Self
3rd Week Online Masks
4th Week Group Dynamics in Cyberspace
5th Week Intergroup Conflict and Cooperation
6th Week The Psychology of Aggression on Internet
7th Week Liking and Loving in Internet
8th Week Mid-term and Internet Pornography
9th Week Time Management and Internet
10th Week Altruism and Internet
11th Week Gender and Internet
12th Week Children and Internet
13th Week Young People and Internet
14th Week Internet Safety
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READINGWallace, P. (2011). The psychology of internet. New York: Cambridge.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Discussion
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term130
Total(%)30
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)30
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)70
Total(%)100
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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