COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Interpersonal Communication * AS   418 8 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. İlker ÖZDEMİR
Instructors
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiGÜLCENNET ÖZTÜRK ÇELEBİ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Informing students about the interpersonal communication studies. Gaining knowledge and skills to students about the international system, national and international processes, developments and issues from the perspective of history and future with scientific methods.To enable students to discuss how to analyze the situation of interpersonal communication and to acquire the knowledge in this regard and to gain skills to acquire interpersonal communicative competence in this course. It is also aimed to gain a critical perspective on interpersonal communication by discussing neglected social, political and socio-political dimensions of interpersonal communication.
Content
To investigate different approaches and studies about interpersonal communication.The concepts of interpersonal communication and the problems which interested by interpersonal communication. The main theories and approaches about interpersonal communication. Attidutes and behaviours which obstructes to interpersonal communication. Development of interpersonel communication competence. The social, political and socio-psychological dimensions of interpersonal communication.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explains the basic concepts of the field, communication patterns, communication and cultural functions within the framework of communication as the basis of Communication Studies.
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2
Recognizes the national and global communication systems, the basic concepts, theories and principles.
X
3
Holds information related to the fields as a basis; Instrumental Social Communications (Radio, TV, Film, Advertising, Public Relations, Journalism) within a terminological frame (=teleological) (Public Sphere, Public Opinion, Cultural Production Areas, Ci
X
4
Has the knowledge and skills to use and/or explain how communication works in every aspect in different cultures, from individual to group, mass, institutional communication within the major tools of communication.
X
5
Distinguishes non-scientific knowledge from the scientific method, and follows technological innovations in the field with the updated work.
X
6
From an interdisciplinary perspective, acknowledged the concept of communication to synthesize information that Communication Studies has background from different areas like, Sociology, History, Psychology, Linguistics, Political Sciences, Anthropology a
X
7
Produces thoughts and knowledge to understand and solve communication problems encountered in size of individual to global communications.
X
8
As a requirement of competence to communicate effectively, has the ability to express himself/herself up, facing the people with correct understanding in environments in which he/she is capable of empathy sets.
X
9
Organizes and/or actively participates in the social, artistic and cultural activities, reports events.
X
10
Follows the local, national and international events with critical comments.
X
11
Is able to work in the group as well as having the competence of the individual work
X
12
Develops a sense of responsibility towards the society, as individuals, develops projects for the benefit of the community, leadership and entrepreneurial skills of intellectual exhibitions.
X
13
Improves constantly himself/herself, as well as being open to professional developments in scientific, social, cultural and artistic fields according to his/her interests and abilities, identifying needs of learning
X
14
Has rational thinking skills, creative thinking in written, oral, visual and so on, as well as using the methods and strategies, for the purpose of communicating thoughts.
X
15
Has at least one foreign language in the European Language Portfolio (B) with the level of using the information in track and communicate with colleagues abroad.
X
16
While accessing all kinds of information, using and transmitting of all other thoughts on the process and in all other practices of the profession strives to comply with ethical requirements and endeavors.
X
17
Has basic skills and use these skills for mediating to the general population methods in the specific praxis areas, such as media literacy,
X
18
Is competent to use required level of knowledge of the area and use of computer software as well as all means of communication (body language, verbal and nonverbal communication, newspapers, magazines, radio, television, cinema, internet and other informa
X
19
Identifies learning needs and future career plan and perform accordingly.
X
20
Has the knowledge of the legal framework related to the field.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to interpersonal communication Presentation
2 Types of interpersonal communication Reading
3 Verbal communication Reading
4 Development of speaking and listening abilities Research and Practice
5 Empathy and empathic listening Reading
6 Nonverbal communication Reading and research
7 Researches about body language Reading and research
8 Mid-term Exam Reading and research
9 Cultural differences in nonverbal communication owerall files
10 Mainstream approaches in interpersonal communication Reading and research
11 Persuasive communication and rhetoric Reading and research
12 Critical approaches in interperrsonal communication Reading and research
13 Theories about dialog and deliberation Reading, research and preparing presentation
14 The theory of communicative action Reading, research and preparing presentation
15 owerall evaluation owerall files
16-17 final exam owerall files

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources