Information Package / Course Catalogue
Psychology of Adolescence
Course Code: CGB459
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

Adolescence is integrated with all areas of development

Course Content

Adolescence, physical, cognitive, emotional, social development, Adolescents risk factors, health

Name of Lecturer(s)
Melodi YÜKSEL KARADİŞ
Learning Outcomes
1.Lists the features of adolescence period.
2.Sets examples for developmental features of adolescence period.
3.Interprets theories which are effective in understanding adolescents.
4.Sets examples for problems faced in adolescence period.
5. Interprets an adolescent's relationship with individuals around him/her.
6.Explains the problems of socially disadvantageous adolescents.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Steinberg, L. (2007). Adolescence. Figen ÇOK (Çev. Ed.). Ankara: İmge Kitabevi.
2.Kulaksızoğlu, A. (2006). Adolescence Psychology. 8. Basım. İstanbul: Remzi Kitabevi.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The Basics of Development
Week 2 - Theoretical
Physical and Sexual Development in Adolescence
Week 3 - Theoretical
Development of feelings
Week 4 - Theoretical
Socialization in adolescence
Week 5 - Theoretical
Family Relationships in Adolescence
Week 6 - Theoretical
Moral Development
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
Personality Development
Week 9 - Theoretical
Mental Development and Outstanding Ability
Week 10 - Theoretical
Interests in Adolescence
Week 11 - Theoretical
Job Orientation
Week 12 - Theoretical
Habits and Addictive Materials
Week 13 - Theoretical
Guilt in adolescence
Week 14 - Theoretical
Child and Adolescent Bad Behavior
Week 15 - Theoretical
Neurotic Disorders and Mental Health
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory144284
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination110111
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)101
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
OÇ-2
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
OÇ-3
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
OÇ-4
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
OÇ-5
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
OÇ-6
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue