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CourseCodeSemesterT+P (Hour)CreditECTS
RESEARCH METHODS in SOCIAL SCIENCESBUS4111514Fall Semester2+025
Course Program
Prerequisites Courses
Recommended Elective Courses
Language of CourseEnglish
Course LevelFirst Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Course TypeElective
Course CoordinatorAssoc.Prof. Ömer Erdem KOÇAK
Name of Lecturer(s)Assoc.Prof. Ömer Erdem KOÇAK
Assistant(s)
Aimto teach students the types, designs, and applications of research in social sciences.
Course ContentThis course contains; Science and Research,Research Types and Classification,Basics of APA style,Interpretation of frequency analysis,Interpretation of correlation analysis,Survey Design,Data Collection and Individual Study,Data Collection and Individual Study,Data Collection and Individual Study,Data Analysis and Receiving Feedback,Writing paper as a team,Writing paper as a team,Writing paper as a team,Writing paper as a team and submission.
Dersin Öğrenme KazanımlarıTeaching MethodsAssessment Methods
1. Will be able to select an appropriate method for the research.5, 8, 9A, F
1.1 Develops research questions and hypotheses.5, 8, 9A, F
1.2. Is familiar with qualitative research methods5, 8, 9A, F
1.3 Is familiar with quantitative research methods.5, 8, 9A, F
2. Knowing the scientific research process.5, 8, 9A, F
2.1. can determine the research question.5, 8, 9A, F
2.2. can do literature research5, 8, 9A, F
2.3. can use APA style in preparing a scientific manuscript.5, 8, 9A, F
2.4. can interpret frequency analysis results.5, 8, 9A, F
2.5. can interpret correlation analysis results.5, 8, 9A, F
3. Be able to design scientific research5, 8, 9A, F
3.1. Sets up experiments5, 8, 9A, F
3.2. Creates field research designs.5, 8, 9A, F
3.3. Compares various methods.5, 8, 9A, F
4. Will be able to write scientific writing.5, 8, 9A, F
4.1. Drafts are prepared in accordance with APA style.5, 8, 9A, F
4.2. writes introduction section.5, 8, 9A, F
4.3 Develops a conceptual framework.5, 8, 9A, F
4.4. Discusses findings.5, 8, 9A, F
5. Knows the ethical rules in research reporting. 6, 9A, F
5.1 Knows the rules of bibliography in reporting. 6, 9A, F
5.2. Explains the process of preparing a scientific research report. 6, 9A, F
5.3. Have reporting and presentation skills.
Teaching Methods:5: Cooperative Learning, 6: Experiential Learning, 8: Flipped Classroom Learning, 9: Lecture Method
Assessment Methods:A: Traditional Written Exam, F: Project Task

Course Outline

OrderSubjectsPreliminary Work
1Science and Research
2Research Types and Classification
3Basics of APA style
4Interpretation of frequency analysis
5Interpretation of correlation analysis
6Survey Design
7Data Collection and Individual Study
8Data Collection and Individual Study
9Data Collection and Individual Study
10Data Analysis and Receiving Feedback
11Writing paper as a team
12Writing paper as a team
13Writing paper as a team
14Writing paper as a team and submission
Resources
1) Gürbüz, S., & Şahin, F. (2014). Sosyal bilimlerde araştırma yöntemleri. Ankara: Seçkin Yayıncılık, (s 271). 2)Sekaran, U., & Bougie, R. (2016). Research methods for business: A skill building approach. John Wiley & Sons
Aysel Aziz, Araştırma Yöntemleri-Teknikleri ve İletişim, Ankara: Turhan Kitabevi, 1994. Ali Yıldırım ve Hasan Şimşek, Sosyal Bilimlerde Nitel Araştırma Yöntemleri, Ankara: Seçkin, 2000. Niyazi Karasar, Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemi: Kavramlar, İlkeler, Teknikler, Ankara: 3A Araştırma Eğitim, Danışmanlık Ltd. Şti., 1995.

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications
NoProgram QualificationContribution Level
12345
1
Defines the theoretical issues in the field of business administration
X
2
Describes the necessary qualitative and quantitative methods in the field of business and management.
X
3
Uses at least one computer program in the field of business and management
X
4
Sustains proficiency in a foreign language required for business and management.
X
5
Prepares managerial investment projects and work in a team.
X
6
Constantly renews himself / herself by following developments in business and management with an understanding of the importance of lifelong learning through critically evaluating the knowledge and skills that s/he has got.
X
7
Uses theoretical and practical expertise in the field of business administration
X
8
Follows up-to-date technology using a foreign language at least A1 level, holds verbal / written communication.
X
9
Adopts organizational / institutional and social ethical values.
X
10
Within the framework of service responsiveness, adopts social responsibility principles and takes initiative when necessary.
X
11
Uses and analyses basic facts and data in different disciplines (economics, finance, sociology, law, business) in order to conduct interdisciplinary studies.
X
12
Uses and Analyses the fundamental and advanced techniques in the field to enhance business performance, productivity, sustainability,innovation and research, efficiency and effectiveness.
X

Assessment Methods

Contribution LevelAbsolute Evaluation
Rate of Midterm Exam to Success 40
Rate of Final Exam to Success 60
Total 100
ECTS / Workload Table
ActivitiesNumber ofDuration(Hour)Total Workload(Hour)
Course Hours14228
Guided Problem Solving2612
Resolution of Homework Problems and Submission as a Report14456
Term Project14114
Presentation of Project / Seminar000
Quiz000
Midterm Exam5525
General Exam5525
Performance Task, Maintenance Plan000
Total Workload(Hour)160
Dersin AKTS Kredisi = Toplam İş Yükü (Saat)/30*=(160/30)5
ECTS of the course: 30 hours of work is counted as 1 ECTS credit.

Detail Informations of the Course

Course Description

CourseCodeSemesterT+P (Hour)CreditECTS
RESEARCH METHODS in SOCIAL SCIENCESBUS4111514Fall Semester2+025
Course Program
Prerequisites Courses
Recommended Elective Courses
Language of CourseEnglish
Course LevelFirst Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Course TypeElective
Course CoordinatorAssoc.Prof. Ömer Erdem KOÇAK
Name of Lecturer(s)Assoc.Prof. Ömer Erdem KOÇAK
Assistant(s)
Aimto teach students the types, designs, and applications of research in social sciences.
Course ContentThis course contains; Science and Research,Research Types and Classification,Basics of APA style,Interpretation of frequency analysis,Interpretation of correlation analysis,Survey Design,Data Collection and Individual Study,Data Collection and Individual Study,Data Collection and Individual Study,Data Analysis and Receiving Feedback,Writing paper as a team,Writing paper as a team,Writing paper as a team,Writing paper as a team and submission.
Dersin Öğrenme KazanımlarıTeaching MethodsAssessment Methods
1. Will be able to select an appropriate method for the research.5, 8, 9A, F
1.1 Develops research questions and hypotheses.5, 8, 9A, F
1.2. Is familiar with qualitative research methods5, 8, 9A, F
1.3 Is familiar with quantitative research methods.5, 8, 9A, F
2. Knowing the scientific research process.5, 8, 9A, F
2.1. can determine the research question.5, 8, 9A, F
2.2. can do literature research5, 8, 9A, F
2.3. can use APA style in preparing a scientific manuscript.5, 8, 9A, F
2.4. can interpret frequency analysis results.5, 8, 9A, F
2.5. can interpret correlation analysis results.5, 8, 9A, F
3. Be able to design scientific research5, 8, 9A, F
3.1. Sets up experiments5, 8, 9A, F
3.2. Creates field research designs.5, 8, 9A, F
3.3. Compares various methods.5, 8, 9A, F
4. Will be able to write scientific writing.5, 8, 9A, F
4.1. Drafts are prepared in accordance with APA style.5, 8, 9A, F
4.2. writes introduction section.5, 8, 9A, F
4.3 Develops a conceptual framework.5, 8, 9A, F
4.4. Discusses findings.5, 8, 9A, F
5. Knows the ethical rules in research reporting. 6, 9A, F
5.1 Knows the rules of bibliography in reporting. 6, 9A, F
5.2. Explains the process of preparing a scientific research report. 6, 9A, F
5.3. Have reporting and presentation skills.
Teaching Methods:5: Cooperative Learning, 6: Experiential Learning, 8: Flipped Classroom Learning, 9: Lecture Method
Assessment Methods:A: Traditional Written Exam, F: Project Task

Course Outline

OrderSubjectsPreliminary Work
1Science and Research
2Research Types and Classification
3Basics of APA style
4Interpretation of frequency analysis
5Interpretation of correlation analysis
6Survey Design
7Data Collection and Individual Study
8Data Collection and Individual Study
9Data Collection and Individual Study
10Data Analysis and Receiving Feedback
11Writing paper as a team
12Writing paper as a team
13Writing paper as a team
14Writing paper as a team and submission
Resources
1) Gürbüz, S., & Şahin, F. (2014). Sosyal bilimlerde araştırma yöntemleri. Ankara: Seçkin Yayıncılık, (s 271). 2)Sekaran, U., & Bougie, R. (2016). Research methods for business: A skill building approach. John Wiley & Sons
Aysel Aziz, Araştırma Yöntemleri-Teknikleri ve İletişim, Ankara: Turhan Kitabevi, 1994. Ali Yıldırım ve Hasan Şimşek, Sosyal Bilimlerde Nitel Araştırma Yöntemleri, Ankara: Seçkin, 2000. Niyazi Karasar, Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemi: Kavramlar, İlkeler, Teknikler, Ankara: 3A Araştırma Eğitim, Danışmanlık Ltd. Şti., 1995.

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications

Course Contribution to Program Qualifications
NoProgram QualificationContribution Level
12345
1
Defines the theoretical issues in the field of business administration
X
2
Describes the necessary qualitative and quantitative methods in the field of business and management.
X
3
Uses at least one computer program in the field of business and management
X
4
Sustains proficiency in a foreign language required for business and management.
X
5
Prepares managerial investment projects and work in a team.
X
6
Constantly renews himself / herself by following developments in business and management with an understanding of the importance of lifelong learning through critically evaluating the knowledge and skills that s/he has got.
X
7
Uses theoretical and practical expertise in the field of business administration
X
8
Follows up-to-date technology using a foreign language at least A1 level, holds verbal / written communication.
X
9
Adopts organizational / institutional and social ethical values.
X
10
Within the framework of service responsiveness, adopts social responsibility principles and takes initiative when necessary.
X
11
Uses and analyses basic facts and data in different disciplines (economics, finance, sociology, law, business) in order to conduct interdisciplinary studies.
X
12
Uses and Analyses the fundamental and advanced techniques in the field to enhance business performance, productivity, sustainability,innovation and research, efficiency and effectiveness.
X

Assessment Methods

Contribution LevelAbsolute Evaluation
Rate of Midterm Exam to Success 40
Rate of Final Exam to Success 60
Total 100

Numerical Data

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