General electives can be selected from all the courses offered at Koç University.

PSYC 303 / INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 305

Etiology and symptoms of psychopathological behavior from different theoretical perspectives including psychodynamic, physiological, behaviorist, cognitive, and humanistic.

PSYC 305 / PERSONALITY THEORIES
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: Pre-Requisite: PSYC. 210

Major personality theories, including psychodynamic, social learning, cognitive, and trait-theory approaches.

PSYC 306 / INDUSTRIAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC.100

Psychology in the workplace includes issues related to psychological testing and measurement in the following processes: employee selection and placement, talent management, performance management, program evaluation in organizational interventions, return on investment in training and development activities; psychological processes in employee health and well-being (stress, burnout, work-family conflict); employee attitudes, including job satisfaction, commitment, organizational citizenship behavior; and psychological processes in interpersonal phenomena including leadership, motivation, teamwork, and communication.

PSYC 321 / SOCIAL COGNITION
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC.100

The self and others as part of social groups and the effect of social cognition on behavior. Several topical issues are examined in socio-cultural context.

PSYC 322 / GROUP PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC.100

Group dynamics and interpersonal relationships in groups of various sizes. Teamwork, leadership, group decision making and polarization.

PSYC 323 / CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 100

Examination of some basic determinants of behavior and psychological processes; genetic/biological and social factors, their relative importance; implications for theory, explanation and application.

PSYC 335 / CONSUMER BEHAVIOR
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: MKTG. 201

Reviews major theories and empirical findings on consumer behavior; relates them to design and execution of effective marketing strategy. Individual decision making and consumer learning; external influences such as culture, social class, reference groups, family, and situational variables.

PSYC 338 / WOMEN AND LEADERSHIP
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

The course focuses on factors facilitating and impeding women's leadership in politics, profit and nonprofit organizations by reviewing multiple theoretical perspectives, state-of-the-art-research, and workforce practices. Research findings, practices and policies in Türkiye will be compared with those in the developed and developing nations. Students will participate in designing and implementing projects aiming at empowering women.

PSYC 342 / INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 100

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the behavior of individuals and groups in organizations. Students will identify and develop the skills needed to make an effective contribution to organization, to manage others, and to maintain a high quality of work life. Topics covered include: motivation, communication, conflict negotiation, group dynamics, leadership, organizational&job design, and change management

PSYC 348 / INTRODUCTION TO COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 205

The interdisciplinary study of mind, is at the intersection of psychology, philosophy, computer science, linguistics, and neuroscience. An introductory course focus in how the mind Works (i.e.various cognitive processes such as attention, learning, perception, memory, language) Describes different theories and methodologies from these disciplines.

PSYC 350 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY I
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC.100

Detailed examination of current topics in Psychology.

PSYC 351 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY II
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

Detailed examination of current topics in Psychology.

PSYC 352 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC. 205

PSYC 353 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 100 or concent of the instructor

PSYC 354 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

PSYC 355 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 210 or consent of instructor

PSYC 356 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

PSYC 357 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 100 or Concent of the Instructor

PSYC 358 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

PSYC 359 / SELECTED TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

PSYC 372 / CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC 305 or Concent of the Instructor

Overview of theories and science of practice in clinical psychology, with particular focus on the process and specific interventions in psychotherapy as informed by different perspectives.

PSYC 390 / INDEPENDENT STUDY I
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition:

Investigation of one or more topics of interest with the guidance of an instructor. Presentation of a research proposal at the end of the term.

PSYC 395 / INDEPENDENT STUDY
Sınıf: Credit: 1.5Precondition:

Investigation of one or more topics of interest with the guidance of an instructor. Presentation of a research proposal at the end of the term.

PSYC 402 / SYSTEMS AND THEORIES IN PSYCHOLOGY
Sınıf: Credit: 3Precondition: PSYC.100

An in-depth study of theories in psychology, covering the philosophical and scientific precursors in the pre-psychology era, major psychological theories and developments during the 20th century, and discussions about the future of psychology.