Information Package / Course Catalogue
Seminar
Course Code: EPÖ701
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 0
Prt.: 2
Credit: 0
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

The aim of the seminar is to enable and encourage the students to do literature review on a given or selected topic, to give them the opportunity to learn synthesizing the information gathered from the searched literature, to analyze, interpret and discuss the findings in the light of available literature, to compile the results in the form of a report and to submit them before an audience.

Course Content

The seminar is a compulsory part of the master's program and contains significant pieces of work which are indispensable for an independent research, such as literature review, creating a database for the information which has been collected, classification of collected data or information, report writing and preparing a powerpoint presentation

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Ayşe ELİTOK KESİCİ
Lec. Meltem ÇENGEL SCHOVILLE
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to carry out a detailed literature review in a subject
2.To be able to bring solution to a problem in his/her field of interest or in a different field
3.To be able to prepare a detailed report in accordance with the findings reached from the literature review
4.To be able to present the report before the audience
5.To be able to determine the problems in the system of education
6.To be enthusiastic to make a detailed research on the problems in the system of education
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Karasar, N. (2005). Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemi (14. baskı). Ankara: Nobel Yayın Dağıtım.
2.Erkuş, A. (2005). Bilimsel Araştırma Sarmalı. İstanbul: Seçkin Yayıncılık.
3.Karasar, N. (2005). Araştırmalarda Rapor Hazırlama(11. baskı). Ankara: Nobel Yayın Dağıtım.
4.Yıldırım, C. (2007). Bilim Felsefesi (11. basım). İstanbul: Remzi Kitabevi.
5.Reference books containing information related to the subject being studied
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Studying to understand the given or selected problem or subject to decide the approaches to follow in the pursuit of the solution
Week 2 - Theoretical
Studying to understand the given or selected problem or subject to decide the approaches to follow in the pursuit of the solution (Continued)
Week 3 - Theoretical
Carrying out a literature search to find books or papers containing information related to the subject being studied and reading them
Week 4 - Theoretical
Carrying out a literature search to find books or papers containing information related to the subject being studied and reading them (Continued)
Week 5 - Theoretical
Carrying out a literature search to find books or papers containing information related to the subject being studied and reading them (Continued)
Week 6 - Theoretical
Carrying out a literature search to find books or papers containing information related to the subject being studied and reading them (Continued)
Week 7 - Theoretical
Carrying out a literature search to find books or papers containing information related to the subject being studied and reading them (Continued)
Week 8 - Theoretical
A review on the progress made
Week 9 - Theoretical
Classifying the literature according to their significance towards reaching a solution for the problem or subject concerned with, and creating a database of useful information
Week 10 - Theoretical
Classifying the literature according to their significance towards reaching a solution for the problem or subject concerned with, and creating a database of useful information (Continued)
Week 11 - Theoretical
Writing up the report about the problem or subject being studied
Week 12 - Theoretical
Writing up the report about the problem or subject being studied (Continued)
Week 13 - Theoretical
Writing up the report about the problem or subject being studied(Continued)
Week 14 - Theoretical
Writing up the report about the problem or subject being studied(Continued)
Week 15 - Theoretical
Presentation of the report in the form of powerpoint presentation in front of an audience
Week 16 - Theoretical
Evaluation of the Report and the Presentation
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Seminar1%100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Seminar120222
Reading103030
Individual Work163048
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
OÇ-1
4
4
4
4
5
5
4
4
4
OÇ-2
5
5
5
5
3
4
4
4
4
OÇ-3
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
OÇ-4
5
4
4
5
5
4
4
3
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
4
4
4
5
5
4
OÇ-6
5
4
5
5
5
5
4
5
4
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