Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
KYS-201SOSYAL BİLİMLERDE YÖNTEM VE ARAŞTIRMA TEKNİKLERİElective116
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Students will be able to conduct research in the field of social sciences and acquire the basic skills to present this research in writing and orally.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Ali KUYAKSİL
Learning Outcomes
1The student gains a conceptual perspective about scientific research .;
2The student gains a conceptual perspective about scientific research .;
3The student will have information about publication ethics .
4The student will have information about publication ethics .
5The student will have information about the use of language in scientific text .
6The student will have information about the use of language in scientific text .
7The student will have information about scientific research techniques .
8The student will have information about scientific research techniques .
9The student will have information about the concepts of validity and reliability in scientific research .
10The student will have information about the concepts of validity and reliability in scientific research .
11The student will have information about the importance of hypothesis in scientific research .
12The student will have information about the importance of hypothesis in scientific research .
13The student will have information about the importance of theory in scientific research .
14The student will have information about the importance of theory in scientific research .
15Students can do scientific research on the research techniques they learned .
16Students can do scientific research on the research techniques they learned .
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
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Recommended Optional Programme Components
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Course Contents
Science, Social Science, Concepts, Research Types, Data Collection Techniques, Examples of Studies Topics
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Science, Social Science, Concepts
2Research Types
3Data Collection Techniques, Examples of Studies Topics
4Content Analysis-Image Analysis
5Qualitative Research Features
6Formal Structure of the Research-Language Activity Concept
7MIDTERM EXAM
8Sourcing Methods -1
9Sourcing Methods -2
10Presentation Techniques - I
11Presentation Techniques - II
12Presentations
13Presentations
14Presentations
Recommended or Required Reading
Halil Seyidoğlu, Bilimsel Araştırma ve Yazma El Kitabı, 11. b., Güzem Can Yayınları, İstanbul, 2016. Zeynel Dinler, Bilimsel Araştırma ve e-kaynaklar, 9. b. Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa, 2016. Nuri Bilgin, Sosyal Bilimlerde İçerik Analizi: Teknikler ve Örnek Çalışmalar, Siyasal Kitabevi, Ankara, 2006. Haluk Geray, Toplumsal Araştırmalarda Nicel Ve Nitel Yöntemlere Giriş, Ankara: Siyasal Yay. 2006. Saharan B. Merriam, Nitel Araştırma: Desen ve Uygulama İçin Bir Rehber, çev. Selahattin Turan, Nobel Yayınları, Ankara, 2013. Jacques Barzun, Henry F. Graff, Modern Araştırmacı, çev. Fatoş Dilber, TUBİTAK Yayınları, Ankara, 2001. Previously prepared theses, assignments, articles, papers and power point presentations.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
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Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination5525
Final Examination61590
Individual Study for Mid term Examination41040
Individual Study for Final Examination5525
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
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