Information Package / Course Catalogue
Research and Publication Ethics
Course Code: HEK533
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 gain knowledge, awareness and sensitivity about research and publications, to act in accordance with research and publications in scientific studies

Course Content

In research, the concept of ethics, controversial research ethics, clinical research, non-invasive clinical research, how to achieve scientific validity and reliability in animal experiments, the most common research ethics violations and their prevention methods are the ways to be followed in case of violation detection.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Selcen ÖNCÜ
Learning Outcomes
1.To comply with ethical rules in scientific studies
2.Know the ways to be followed in cases of ethical violation
3.To know ethic rules in scientific studies
4.To have information about ethics committees and their functioning
5.To be able to apply for ethics committee
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Research Methods and Research Ethics
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Scientific and technical research; Introduction and general topics
Week 2 - Theoretical
Ethics, moral theories and philosophical approach
Week 3 - Theoretical
Health surveys
Week 4 - Theoretical
Ethics in nonclinical research
Week 5 - Theoretical
Ethics in clinical trials
Week 6 - Theoretical
Ethics in animal experiments
Week 7 - Theoretical
Ethics boards and duties
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
What is research, how is it done
Week 10 - Theoretical
Why and how research is published
Week 11 - Theoretical
Laboratory use, data storage and evaluation
Week 12 - Theoretical
Researcher responsibilities
Week 13 - Theoretical
Team work and joint publication
Week 14 - Theoretical
Publication ethic and ethical violation
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 Examination1314
Final Examination1617
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
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