Course Title Course Code Program Level

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 10 22 60 2 2

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 Analysis-Practice I
13. Week Data Analysis-Practice II
14. Week Reporting Research
Mid-term (%) 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, McGraw-Hill. *Knapp T.R. (1996) Learning Statistics through Playing Cards, Sage
Work Placement(s)
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