Information Package / Course Catalogue
Scientific Research Methods
Course Code: MİK560
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

To reveal detailed scientific approaches about scientific research methods and to train qualified researcher candidates.

Course Content

Scientific method in academic research, introduction to research. Definition of research problem, research design, questionnaire design, sampling methods, data collection methods. To give a correct reference. Examples of research on domestic and foreign libraries.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Uğur PARIN
Learning Outcomes
1.To gain basic knowledge of scientific approaches in design research.
2.Interpret the scientific research techniques.
3.Use scientific research techniques.
4.Develop scientific research techniques.
5.Compare the techniques of scientific research.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Research Methods For Science
2.Scientific Methods
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to Scientific Research Methods
Week 2 - Theoretical
Research process
Week 3 - Theoretical
Scientific Ethics
Week 4 - Theoretical
Benefiting from resources
Week 5 - Theoretical
Methods of citing
Week 6 - Theoretical
Methods of manuscript search: Internet
Week 7 - Theoretical
Methods of manuscript search: E-Library
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm examination
Week 9 - Theoretical
Article Writing and Computer Technologies: Word Processors I
Week 10 - Theoretical
Article Writing and Computer Technologies: Word Processors II
Week 11 - Theoretical
Article Writing and Computer Technologies: Table preparation
Week 12 - Theoretical
Article Writing and Computer Technologies: Graphics and Figures
Week 13 - Theoretical
Scientific Research Presentation Techniques
Week 14 - Theoretical
Student presentations
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discussion
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140121
Assignment1516
Reading1516
Individual Work1617
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1516
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)52
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
5
4
5
4
OÇ-2
5
5
4
5
3
OÇ-3
5
4
5
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
4
5
OÇ-5
5
5
4
5
3
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