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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
CLOSE RELATIONSHIPS PSK437 --------------- 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 acquire knowledge on fundamental concepts and theories regarding close relationships.
2) Will become acquainted with dynamics of close relationships and related variables.
3) Will learn analyzing and interpreting ongoing relationship in their environment from a scientific point of view.
4) Will become acquainted with research methods that are utilized in close relationship research.
5) Will learn analyzing and interpreting their ongoing relationship from a scientific point of view.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Getting Started, Concept of Close Relationships
2nd Week Importance of Relationships
3rd Week Attachment Theories
4th Week Attraction and Development of Relationships
5th Week Friendship and Social Support
6th Week Romantic Love
7th Week Relational Sexuality
8th Week Mid-term and Communication in Relationships
9th Week Conflict and Abuse
10th Week Termination of Relationship
11th Week Different Relationships
12th Week Gender Roles
13th Week Marriage
14th Week General Evaluation
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READINGReis, H. T., & Rusbult, C. E. (2004). Close relationships: Key readings. NY: Psychology Press.
Dönmez, A. (2009). Yakın ilişkiler psikolojisi. Ankara: Nobel.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Discussion
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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