Information Package / Course Catalogue
Experimental Design
Course Code: BİS507
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 1
Prt.: 0
Credit: 1
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

In this course, the scientific approaches and fundamental principles of statistical methodology are introduced. Also, modeling for research and development activities are studied.

Course Content

Basics of knowledge production and problem solving. Definition of scientific method and research. Research process and modeling. Fundamental statistical principals. General Linear Model and its analysis Experimental models and basic experimental designs. Factorial experimental models.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To learn the importance and aim of experimental design.
2.To learn the experimental design methods.
3.Deciding which design to apply
4.To be able to make statistical analysis of experimental results
5.To be able to make experiment interpretation and analysis with package programs
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to experimental design
Week 2 - Theoretical
Stages of experiment setup
Week 3 - Theoretical
Experimental error and actions to reduce the error
Week 4 - Theoretical
Analysis of variance and its assumptions
Week 5 - Theoretical
Analysis of the sum of squares into components
Week 6 - Theoretical
Single factor experiments
Week 7 - Theoretical
Random blocks design
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Completed random blocks design
Week 10 - Theoretical
Random incomplete blocks design
Week 11 - Theoretical
Latin square design
Week 12 - Theoretical
Greko-Latin square design
Week 13 - Theoretical
Youden square design
Week 14 - Theoretical
Multifactorial experiments, 2^k and 3^k factorial experiments
Week 15 - Theoretical
Literature review and discussion
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140114
Individual Work101010
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination110212
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)48
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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