GKD214


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Research Techniques GKD214 English Language Teaching B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
04
(Spring)
28 20 30 78 2 3

Teaching Staff Yrd.Doç.Dr. Aslıhan ERMAN ASLANOĞLU
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites None
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Equipping students with the necessary knowledge regarding research techniques so as to enable them to carry out scienctific research while and after their educational careers.
Course Content The definition of a scientific research, methods of a scientific research, collecting data, various methods of data collection, documentation, evaluation and teaching the skill of writing a formal research paper
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; LO1 – Learns and uses scientific methods to make a research LO2 – Learns and applies various techniques of collecting data, documentation , evaluation and writing .
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction
2. Week Teaching research techniques-The process and methods
3. Week Teaching research techniques-The process and methods
4. Week Using the library-reaching primary and secondary sources
5. Week Finding trustworthy sources in websites and using academic databases
6. Week Data collection
7. Week Note-taking summarizing/paraphrasing
8. Week MID-TERM
9. Week Outlining
10. Week Making references from different sources
11. Week Preparing the report by using APA style
12. Week Introduction-draft-correction
13. Week Body and Conclusion-draft and correction
14. Week FINAL-Evaluation of the research papers
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 20
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%) 20
Practice (%) 20
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 30
Other (%) 10
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References Lester,James D.Writing Research Papers:A Comlete Guide.6 th ed.New York:Harper,1990
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

LO1

LO2

PO1

1

1

PO2

2

1

PO3

1

2

PO4

1

1

PO5

3

3

PO6

2

2

PO7

2

3

PO8

2

3

PO9

1

2

PO10

2

2

PO11

1

1

PO12

1

2

PO13

1

1

PO14

3

1

PO15

2

1

PO16

2

1

PO17

1

1

PO18

2

1

PO19

1

1

PO20

4

5

PO21

3

3

PO22

2

3

PO23

2

2

PO24

1

1

PO25

2

2

PO26

3

3

PO27

4

4

PO28

4

4

PO29

2

3

 

               1= Very weak   2= Weak   3= Moderate     4= Strong     5= Very strong