COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
PSI   312 6 3 3 6

Prerequisites and co-requisites Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator
Instructors
BANU İNANÇ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The main aim of the course is to provide the students with the basic theories in health psychology and introduce psychological and social factors which have influence on health and illness.
Content
The course includes the main issues in health psychology, health, health behaviour, health beliefs, attitudes, prevention in health promotion.

Learning Outcomes
1) 1. Explains the relationship in between health and psychology. 2. Defines basic concepts of health psychology. 3. Defines health behaviour and psychological processes,influencing it. 4. Describes the contributions of health psychology to the health promo


Course's Contribution To Program
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to health psychology Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
2 Health beliefs Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
3 Definitions of health Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
4 Health professional-patient communication and the role of health beliefs Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
5 Specific HealthRelated Behaviors Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
6 Health Compromising Behaviors: Alcoholism & Smoking Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
7 Stress and illness Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
8 Mid term exam Make exam preparation
9 Paint Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
10 Patient Provider Relations Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
11 Patient Provider Relations Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
12 Management of Chronic Illness Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
13 Psychological Issues in Terminal Illnesses Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
14 Measuring health status: from mortality rates to quality of life and stigma Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
15 Stigma and stigma in cronic diseases Scan topic to be taught and read suggested books and articles Lecture
Discussion
16-17 Final exam Make exam preparation

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources