Information Package / Course Catalogue
Scientific Research Techniques In Science Education
Course Code: İFB501
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

Understanding the basic concepts related to scientific research techniques and development of scientific process skills

Course Content

Basic concepts about scientific research techniques, universe, sample, reliability, validity, oualitative research, quantitative research

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Hilal AKTAMIŞ
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to Explain the basic concepts related to scientific research.
2.To be able to define the research problem and hypothesis.
3.To be able to Explain the research methods and data collection tools.
4.To be able to analyse data.
5.To be able to explain reliability and validity concepts.
6.To be able to prepare a research report.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Karasar, N. (2003). Bilimsel araştırma Yöntemi. Nobel Yayın Dağıtım. Ankara.
2.Karasar, N. (2001). Araştırmalarda Rapor Hazırlama. Nobel Yayın Dağıtım. Ankara.
3.Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Basic concepts related to scientific research techniques
Week 1 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Research problems in theses
Week 2 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 3 - Theoretical
Writing Quotation and reference
Week 3 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 4 - Theoretical
Introduction to qualitative quantitative research techniques
Week 4 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 5 - Theoretical
Variation ways in research
Week 5 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 6 - Theoretical
Sample: Choosing sample in quantitative and qualitative research techniques
Week 6 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 7 - Theoretical
Quantitative research techniques: (Survey, experiment)
Week 7 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 8 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Survey: Scale item types and writing items: analysis of scale items
Week 9 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 10 - Theoretical
Experiment: the analysis of quantitative data: introduction to SPSS applied statistics
Week 10 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 11 - Theoretical
Qualitative research techniques: Interview method and the preparation of the interview protocol
Week 11 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 12 - Theoretical
Observation: Attendant observation; structured observation
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 13 - Theoretical
The analysis of qualitative data
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 14 - Theoretical
Educational research studies and research and publication ethics
Week 14 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 15 - Theoretical
Educational research studies: Thesis and article study
Week 15 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
Week 16 - Preparation Work
Büyüköztürk, Ş. (2004). Sosyal Bilimler İçin Veri Analizi El Kitabı. Pegema Yayıncılık. Ankara.
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
Assignment54020
Reading50525
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120323
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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