Course Title Course Code Program Level
RESEARCH PROJECT İST406 Statistics B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 14 80 41 30 193 3 7

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites No pre-requisite
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives To provide the ability to research, with an example of a research project prepared by applying their skills to develop research in the area.
Course Content This course intends to improve the research capabilities of graduating students. Each student will be given a project and an academic advisor. Lectures will be given on research design, data evaluation and report writing. A final report and/or seminar is required at the end of the semester.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Comes up with the general outlines of the problem faced, and specifies constraints. Theoretical analysis, comparison, and testing studies reports results.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Basic Concepts in Research
2. Week The Research Process (with examples), and the research defining the problem
3. Week Preparing Theoretical Frameworkand Determining the Purpose
4. Week Preparing the Research Proposal Form
5. Week Library study and using the Internet
6. Week Library study and using the Internet
7. Week Determining the Data Collection Method
8. Week Field Study: Data Collection
9. Week Field Study: Data Collection
10. Week Field Study: Data Collection
11. Week Data Analysis, Hypothesis Testing and Interpretation
12. Week Report Preparation
13. Week Report Preparation
14. Week Project Presentations
Mid-term (%)
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%) 40
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References 1. Karasar, Niyazi, (2010): “Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemi: Kavramlar, İlkeler, Teknikler”, Nobel Yayınevi, 21. Baskı, Ankara. 2. Karasar, Niyazi, (2010): “Araştırmalarda Rapor Hazırlama”, Nobel Yayınevi,16. Baskı, Ankara. 3. Yıldırım Ali, Şimşek Hasan, (2005): “Sosyal Bilimlerde Nitel Araştırma Yöntemleri”, Seçkin Yayınevi, Ankara. 4. Şeref Kalaycı (2010): “SPSS Uygulamalı Çok Değişkenli İstatistik Teknikleri”, Asil Yayın, Ankara
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)