COURSE UNIT TITLE

: RESEARCH METHODS

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
TUR 4006 RESEARCH METHODS COMPULSORY 3 0 0 5

Offered By

Tourism and Hotel Management

Level of Course Unit

First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)

Course Coordinator

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR HÜLYA KURGUN

Offered to

Tourism and Hotel Management

Course Objective

This course aims to provide students; the use of research methods for the social sciences, types and stages of scientific research to learn, transfer of technical knowledge required to perform scientific research and use of the scientific results, and reporting the results of his scientific research

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

 1 Learning the basic concepts and principles of scientific research. 2 Prepare and conduct scientific research. 3 Perform analyzes of scientific research. 4 Interpret and make use of the results of scientific research. 5 Current developments in scientific research methods to monitor and implement.

Face -to- Face

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Course Contents

 Week Subject Description 1 Basic concepts of scientific research 2 Types of scientific research 3 Problem, Purpose, Importance, Assumptions, Limitations 4 Literature Review Research: Theoretical Dimension 5 Research Model and Types: Scan Models, Test Models 6 Population and sample, and the Collection of Data: Data, Data Types 7 Mid-term Exam 8 Mid-term Exam 9 Quantitative and Qualitative Data Collection Methods 10 Measurement and Evaluation Tool: Reliability, Validity 11 Basic Concepts, Descriptive Statistics 12 Normal Distribution Curve 13 Statistical Hypotheses 14 Parametric Tests: Independent Sample T Test, Dependent Sample T Test, One-Way Analysis of Variance 15 Final Exam 16 Final Exam

Recomended or Required Reading

Textbook(s): Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemleri, Şener Büyüköztürk vd., Ankara, 2012, Pegem Akademi Yayıncılık, 358 sf.

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lecture, presentation, group assignment

Assessment Methods

 SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA 1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM 2 FIN FINAL EXAM 3 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE*0.40+FIN * 0.60 4 RST RESIT 5 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE*0.40+RST * 0.60

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To be announced.

Turkish

To be announced.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

avsar.kurgun@deu.edu.tr

To be announced.

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