Information Package / Course Catalogue
Scientific Research Methods
Course Code: VBH561
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

The objective of this course is to give information about Scientific Research Technics.

Course Content

The course provides a guidance towards the practice of scientific thought accepted as a universally common language and looks into the criteria for scientific language and writing. It also introduces the principles used in productive work such as theses, reports and articles which require internationally common writing and expression techniques. It also aims at introducing the steps of carrying out research and help students gain the ability to write on an international level .

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Sadık BÜYÜKYÖRÜK
Learning Outcomes
1.to be able to apply the procedures pertaining to scientific research method,
2.to be able to apply scientific writing techniques
3.to be able to identify publication types and evaluate them
4.to be able to do Internet, library and literature research
5.To be able to comment theresults of research
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Basic notion, principles and approaches
Week 2 - Theoretical
Source of information; science and scientific method
Week 3 - Theoretical
Research and research education
Week 4 - Theoretical
Recearch procedure and techniques /Techniques to write a report
Week 5 - Theoretical
Quoting and bibliography
Week 6 - Theoretical
Quoting and bibliography
Week 7 - Theoretical
Research model
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm Examination
Week 9 - Theoretical
Objectives and Sub-Objectives; matter, assumptions, limitations and definitions
Week 10 - Theoretical
Population and sample
Week 11 - Theoretical
Data and data collecting techniques
Week 12 - Theoretical
Data processing and analysis
Week 13 - Theoretical
Results and their interpretation
Week 14 - Theoretical
Summary , verdict and recommendations; Preparing a sample report
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discussion
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment1022
Individual Work14007
Midterm Examination1314
Final Examination1819
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-3
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PÇ-9
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OÇ-1
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-2
5
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5
5
5
OÇ-3
5
5
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OÇ-4
5
5
5
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5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
5
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