COURSE UNIT TITLE

: METHODS OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION ETHICS

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
GSE 5012 METHODS OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION ETHICS COMPULSORY 3 0 0 5

Offered By

Film Design

Level of Course Unit

Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)

Course Coordinator

PROFESSOR DOCTOR ŞEHRIBAN ÖZLENEN IŞMAL

Offered to

Sculpture
Textile and Fashion Design
Department of Opera
Ceramics and Glass Design
Photography
Film Design
Art and Design
Performing Arts
Musicology
Painting
Traditional Turkish Arts
Music
Music Technology
Graphic

Course Objective

To teach the methods and steps of a research and rules to be considered in writing and presentation process.

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

1   To be able to define the scope and significance of scientific research.
2   To be able to define the methods of scientific research
3   To be able to define the scientific research process
4   To be able to gain scientific writing skills
5   To be able to prepare scientific presentation

Mode of Delivery

Face -to- Face

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

None

Recomended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Week Subject Description
1 What is the scientific research and article History of scientific writing, the authorities for scientific evaluation in Turkey.
2 Design and implementation process of a research.
3 Selection of the assignment
4 Design and implementation of a research.
5 IMRAD technique for article preparation
6 The rules for researchers in design, implementation and publication process of the investigation.
7 Unethical behaviors in scientific research, publication and artistic studies.
8 Mid-term exam
9 Releasing the results of a research
10 The types of publications Full text article Review article Short communication Letter to the editor Meeting abstract Book review Symposium/Conference/Congress presentations (oral/poster)
11 Evaluation of the assignment
12 Selection of journal, impact factor, indexes
13 Role of the editors and reviewers on acceptance of a paper for publication
14 Evaluation of the assignment

Recomended or Required Reading

Main References:
Robert A. Day, Bilimsel Bir Makale Nasıl Yazılır ve Yayımlanır , Çeviri: Gülay Aşkar Altay, Tübitak , 2000, 177 s.
Supplementary References:
A.M. Celâl Şengör, Bilimsel Bir makale Nasıl Yazılır , ITÜ Avrasya Yerbilimleri Enstitüsü Kısa Dersler Serisi I, ITÜ Avrasya Yerbilimleri Enstitüsü, 2006
M. Cüneyt Birkök, Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemleri
Ahmet Asan, Sağlık Bilimlerinde süreli yayıncılık, Türk Tıp Dizini, Bilimsel Dergilere Yayın Sunma ve Yayın Değerlendirme Işlemleri, 2006, 101-106
Ahmet Asan, SCI-EXPANDED, SSCI, AHCI ve ETKI FAKTÖRÜ (= Impact Factor), Sağlık Bilimlerinde süreli yayıncılık, Türk Tıp Dizini, 2005, 221-263
Ahmet Asan , ISI nin Kullandığı Indeksler: SCI -Expanded, SSCI ve AHCI: Tarihsel Gelişim, Bugünkü Durum ve Etki Faktörü (IF) , Orlab On-Line Mikrobiyoloji Dergisi , 2004, Cilt 02, Sayı:05, 1-21 ,
ISI Web of Science
ISI Web of Knowledge
http://www.thomsonscientific.com
http://www.isinet.com/
http://www.elsevier.com/early-career-researchers/guides-and-recommended-reading
http://ismedia.exeter.ac.uk/flash/ee/skills/rdo5/player.html (AKADEMIK MAKALE YAZIMI)
http://www.elsevier.com/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/145943/2014-01-15-Manuscript-preparation.pdf
http://www.elsevier.com/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/165153/Elements_of_Style_for_journal_articles_A4_6Dec.pdf
http://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/kitap/maknasyaz/maknasyaz.pdf
http://ulakbim.gov.tr/
http://www.tuba.gov.tr/
http://journals.tubitak.gov.tr
http://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/kitap/sempozyum/index.html

Other Materials Related to the Course:
National and International Professional Journals

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Assessment Methods

SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA
1 FINS FINAL EXAM
2 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) FCG * 1


*** Resit Exam is Not Administered in Institutions Where Resit is not Applicable.

Further Notes About Assessment Methods

None

Assessment Criteria

To be able to adapt the methods and rules of scientific research during own studies and conduct a research process and select proper presentation way.

Language of Instruction

Turkish

Course Policies and Rules

To be announced.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

ozlenen.ismal@deu.edu.tr

Office Hours

To be announced.

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Lectures 13 3 39
Preparation for midterm exam 1 7 7
Preparation for final exam 1 7 7
Preparing assignments 1 80 80
Midterm 1 1 1
Final 1 1 1
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 135

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

PO/LOPO.1PO.2PO.3PO.4PO.5PO.6PO.7PO.8PO.9PO.10PO.11PO.12PO.13PO.14
LO.15
LO.2313131113
LO.353
LO.453
LO.55