Teaching Staff

Dr.Öğr.Üyesi Aslıhan ALHAN 
Language of Instruction 
Türkçe (Turkish) 
Type Of Course 
Elective 
Prerequisites 
None 
Recommended Optional Programme Component 
None 
Course Objectives 
Aims to develop the skills of health professionals on the basic principles and applications of research techniques and methods in health. 
Course Content 
Course includes: Research designs in health related research, Methods of data collection, Methods of sample selection, Design and application of a questionnaire study, Summary statistics, tables and graphics, Analysis of relations between research variables, Reporting research findings. 
Learning Outcomes (LO) 
LO 1 The student can explain the research designs in health related research.
LO 2 The student knows and applies the methods of data collection
LO 3 The student knows and applies the methods of sample selection
LO 4 The student can design and apply a questionnaire study
LO 5 The student can summarize the research findings with statistical concepts.
LO 6 The student can summarize the research findings with tables and graphics,
LO 7 The student can determine the relations between research variables with statistical methods
LO 8 The student can report the research findings with the scientific language.

Mode of Delivery 
Face to face 
Course Outline 
Week 
Topics 
1. Week 
Introduction 
2. Week 
Study Designs in Health Research I

3. Week 
Study Designs in Health Research II

4. Week 
Data Collection in Research 
5. Week 
Practice: Questionnaire Study I 
6. Week 
Practice: Questionnaire Study II 
7. Week 
Mid term

8. Week 
Probability and Sampling in Research

9. Week 
Summary Statistics I 
10. Week 
Summary Statistics II 
11. Week 
Summary Statistics III

12. Week 
Data AnalysisPractice I 
13. Week 
Data AnalysisPractice II 
14. Week 
Reporting Research 

Assessment 

Percentage(%) 
Midterm (%) 
40 
Quizes (%) 

Homeworks/Term papers (%) 

Practice (%) 

Labs (%) 

Projects/Field Work (%) 
10 
Seminars/Workshops (%) 

Final (%) 
50 
Other (%) 

Total(%) 
100 

Course Book (s) and/or References 
*Researh and Statistical Methods in Health Sciences  Osman Hayran 2012: Nobel Tıp Kitapevi
*Dawson B, Trapp R.G. (2001)Basic and Clinical Biostatistics, McGrawHill.
*Knapp T.R. (1996) Learning Statistics through Playing Cards, Sage

Work Placement(s) 

The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO) 
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