Information Package / Course Catalogue
Seminar
Course Code: GTM701
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 0
Prt.: 2
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

To guide the student through the topics of determination, research, and text writing.

Course Content

Research topic and thesis topic determination, method, technical and writing guide to work.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Learns the concept of research.
2.Understands the basic elements of a scientific research.
3.Applies the basic principles required for a scientific research.
4.Understands Research Types.
5.Perceives scientific approach.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.ARIKAN, RAUF. (2013). Research Methods and Techniques, Ankara: Nobel Publishing, 2nd Edition
2.UZUN, MUSTAFA ONER -SEMINAR COURSE NOTES, 2019
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical & Practice
Human, Science and Knowledge
Week 2 - Theoretical & Practice
Types of science
Week 3 - Theoretical & Practice
The features of science
Week 4 - Theoretical & Practice
Some Scientific Concepts: Cases- Event- Principles and Laws- Hypotheses- Theories
Week 5 - Theoretical & Practice
Ways to Get Information
Week 6 - Theoretical & Practice
Scientific Approach
Week 7 - Theoretical & Practice
Models and Theories (Theories)
Week 8 - Theoretical & Practice
MİDTERM
Week 9 - Theoretical & Practice
What is Research? What does the research process consist of?
Week 10 - Theoretical & Practice
Research types
Week 11 - Theoretical & Practice
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND PARADIGMS: Paradigm- Positivism- Empiricism- Post-Positivism
Week 12 - Theoretical & Practice
Modernism-Post Modernism
Week 13 - Theoretical & Practice
QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH APPROACH AND STEPS
Week 14 - Theoretical & Practice
QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH APPROACH AND STEPS
Week 15 - Theoretical & Practice
QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH APPROACH AND STEPS
Week 16 - Theoretical & Practice
FINAL EXAM
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Seminar5155100
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
OÇ-2
OÇ-3
OÇ-4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-5
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue