Information Package / Course Catalogue
Developmental Psychology II
Course Code: CGB202
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: no
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

To have student be able to discuss developmental theories and concept considering the fact that the development is a lifelong process

Course Content

Lifelong development, basic concept and theories of development, development of adolescence, early, middle and late adulthood, and death.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Explain the important processes, periods, nature of development research and basic development theories related to human development by discussing lifelong perspective in development.
2.Explain the transition from adolescence to young adulthood, physical, cognitive change, sexuality during this adulthood, and the importance of marriage, family life, career and work life.
3.Explain the transition process from young adulthood to middle adulthood, physical, cognitive change, sexuality and marriage in this period, family life, the importance of career and work life.
4.Explains and discusses theories and concepts related to mid adulthood. Explains and discusses physical and cognitive development in adulthood.
5.Define the system of death and its cultural and historical contexts and ways of coping with death.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Santrock J.,W (2011). Life-Span Development/ (Çev.Ed. Yuksel, G.)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
Physical and mental development during adolescence.
Week 3 - Theoretical
Socio-emotional development during adolescence
Week 4 - Theoretical
Physical and mental development during early adulthood.
Week 5 - Theoretical
Socio-emotional development during early adulthood.
Week 6 - Theoretical
Physical and mental development during middle adulthood
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
Socio-emotional development during middle adulthood
Week 9 - Theoretical
Physical development during late adulthood
Week 10 - Theoretical
Cognitive and socio-emotional development during late adulthood
Week 11 - Theoretical
Socio-emotional development during late adulthood
Week 12 - Theoretical
Death, to die and mourning
Week 13 - Theoretical
Death, to die and mourning
Week 14 - Theoretical
Preperation for Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Midterm Examination1314
Final Examination1516
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)80
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
5
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-2
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
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4
OÇ-3
5
5
4
4
4
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4
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4
OÇ-4
5
5
4
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4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-5
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue