Information Package / Course Catalogue
Scientific Research Methods
Course Code: TIB537
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

Course Content

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Abdullah YALÇIN
Learning Outcomes
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Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
What is science and scientific method
Week 2 - Theoretical
Scientific method in daily life
Week 3 - Theoretical
Observation
Week 4 - Theoretical
Problems of observation and proving based on observation
Week 5 - Theoretical
Explanation, Theory and Hypothesis
Week 6 - Theoretical
Corralation and Cousation
Week 7 - Theoretical
Rival explanations and Conflictions
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Experimental science
Week 10 - Theoretical
Experiment design and experimental controls
Week 11 - Theoretical
İncorrect design of experiments
Week 12 - Theoretical
Prejudice and Bias
Week 13 - Theoretical
Causal Studies
Week 14 - Theoretical
Writing scientific reports and scientific presentation
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory131239
Midterm Examination1224
Final Examination1224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)47
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
2
2
2
5
2
OÇ-2
2
3
3
5
2
OÇ-3
2
3
3
5
2
OÇ-4
3
2
2
3
3
OÇ-5
2
4
4
5
4
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