Information Package / Course Catalogue
Designing And Developing Science Experiments
Course Code: İFB505
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

Development of designing science experiments and experiment development skills

Course Content

Planning experiments and conducting examplary experiments in science and developing scientific process skills

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Nilgün YENİCE
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to comprehend the importance of science experiments and learn experimental process.
2.To be able to build physics, chemistry and biology experiences.
3.Learn scientific process skills.
4.Learn to prepare experiment sheet.
5.Learn to make cheap and waste materials.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Bahar, M. ve ark. (2008). Fen ve Teknoloji Laboratuar Uygulamaları
2.Özmen, H. ve Yiğit, N. (2005). Teoriden Uygulamaya Fen Bilgisi Öğretiminde Laboratuar Kullanımı
3.Şimşek, N. ve Çınar, Y.(2007). Fen ve Teknoloji Laboratuarı ve Uygulamaları
4.Akgün, Ş., (2000). Çevre İmkanları ile Basit Ders Araçları Yapımı
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
References for the lesson
Week 2 - Theoretical
The importance of experiment in science education
Week 3 - Theoretical
Scientific process skills
Week 4 - Theoretical
Experiment method and its relation to teaching programs
Week 5 - Theoretical
Preparing experiment study sheet
Week 6 - Theoretical
Determining goals and objectives for the experiment
Week 7 - Theoretical
Determination instruments for the experiment
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Making materials of cheap and waste materials
Week 10 - Theoretical
Making experiments and data gathering process
Week 11 - Theoretical
Discussing the results and coming to conclusions period
Week 12 - Theoretical
The idea of computer applied experiment design
Week 13 - Theoretical
Sample experiment designs related to biological physical and chemical sciences
Week 14 - Theoretical
Sample experiment designs related to biological physical and chemical sciences
Week 15 - Theoretical
Sample experiment designs related to biological physical and chemical sciences
Week 16 - Final Exam
Term
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Assignment510050
Reading59045
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120323
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)200
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-9
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OÇ-1
5
3
4
3
3
2
OÇ-2
5
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4
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3
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OÇ-3
5
5
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
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