EDUCATION

 

Courses Offered in Academic Programs at Yeditepe University:

 

Department of Psychology

PSY 475 Social Responsibility Project I
PSY 476 Social Responsibility Project II

The Department of Psychology offers these courses to provide the students with the opportunity to serve actively with social service institutions and develop a sense of social responsibility. In these courses, students design, development and implement a project that can serve the wellbeing of the community. Students work actively with social service institutions and apply scientific knowledge with the aim of improving the quality of life of the individuals.

Some of the social service institutions our students worked with from 2010:

  • RUS─░HAK (Ruh Sa─čl─▒─č─▒nda ─░nsan Haklar─▒ Giri┼čimi)- Human Rights Initiative┬áin Mental Health┬á
  • L├ľSEV (L├Âsemili ├çocuklar Vakf─▒) - Children with Leukemia Foundation
  • T─░V (T├╝rkiye ─░┼čitme ve Konu┼čma Rehabilitasyon Vakf─▒) - Turkish Hearing and Speech Rehabilitation Foundation
  • KA├çUV (Kanserli ├çocuklara Umut Vakf─▒) - Hope for Children with Cancer Foundation
  • D├╝┼čler Akademisi - Dreams Academy (Making Dreams Come True: Empowerment of the Disabled in Turkey http://www.undp.org.tr/Gozlem2.aspx?WebSayfaNo=1707)

 

Department of Anthropology

ANT 156 Social Problems
ANT 251 Community Awareness

The Anthropology Department at Yeditepe University offers the above two one-semester courses where students have the opportunity to work on a social issue. In this context, many students choose to work with NGOÔÇÖs that are concerned with enabling individuals who have different educational and social needs.

Some of the institutions where students have carried out community work include:

  • ─░stanbul Taksim Loggita Speech Center
  • ─░stanbul Par─▒lt─▒ Education Center
  • ─░stanbul Kay─▒┼čda─č─▒ Dar├╝laceze Old PeopleÔÇÖs Home

 

Faculty of Education

PCG 243 Guidance and Counseling in Special Education

 

Department of Physiotherapy ve Rehabilitation

PTR 250 Disability and Society

 

European University Diploma in Adapted Physical Activity (EUDAPA) Program

Yeditepe University is a partner of Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences for European University Diploma of Haaga-Helia University in Adapted Physical Activity (EUDAPA).