BA Psychology

General

Read more about this program on the institution's website

Program Description

Psychology students are trained to apply psychological data and findings to a range of different working scenarios. They learn to reflect on the many areas of the social sciences, explore and question, as well as to actively contribute to their own personal goals and to the general enhancement of society.

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Program structure

The aim of the program is to train psychologists, who are well qualified in theoretical and applied psychology, can offer a modern and quality service, are committed to ethical values, eager for self-development, sensitive to local and global issues, knowledgeable, possessing an inquiring mind and productive in their work.

In order to achieve these goals, the psychology program offers a wide range of courses, including such technical courses as research methodology, statistics, experimental psychology, clinical psychology, as well as psychometrics, which aims to provide students with those skills necessary for conducting experiments and for descriptive research.

The psychology program includes fundamental courses on developmental, social and clinical psychology, as well as applied courses that refer to such areas as communication, the environment, traffic, sports, health, and the legal courts.

Career opportunities

Graduates may be offered a range of employment opportunities in the private or state health systems, educational institutions, research centres, human resource offices, research and development units in private sector establishments, psychological consultancy centres, judicial courts and prisons, retirement homes, rehabilitation centres, nursery schools, private training centres in education, offering psycho-techniques and other such programmes.

Entrance requirements for international students

  • Completed online application form https://apply.yasar.edu.tr/
  • High School diploma, school leaving certificate, transcript and reference letter for undergraduate applicants
  • University degree, transcript and academic reference letter for graduate applicants
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Copy of passport
  • Passport photographs
Last updated May 2020

About the School

Yasar University, an English medium, foundation university, is located in the centre of the city of Izmir on the scenic west coast of Turkey. The university offers over 60 degree programs at undergrad ... Read More

Yasar University, an English medium, foundation university, is located in the centre of the city of Izmir on the scenic west coast of Turkey. The university offers over 60 degree programs at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Students are given every opportunity to make the most of their university years; a professional education in a supportive learning environment. Read less