COURSE UNIT TITLE

: INTRODUCTION TO CLASSICAL TEST THEORY

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
PSI 5081 INTRODUCTION TO CLASSICAL TEST THEORY ELECTIVE 3 0 0 9

PSYCHOLOGY

Level of Course Unit

Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)

Course Coordinator

PROFESSOR ABBAS TÜRNÜKLÜ

PSYCHOLOGY

Course Objective

The goal of this course is to introduce students the statistical programming R.

Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

 1 Describing the syntax of the R programming language 2 Using different data types properly 3 Using functions for data visualization and graphics 4 Using control structures 5 Doing fundamental psychometric analysis using the R packages 6 Doing a Monte Carlo simulation study using R

Face -to- Face

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Course Contents

 Week Subject Description 1 Introduction to R environment 2 Introduction to R environment 3 Data structures 4 Data Import and export, data manipulations 5 Data Import and export, data manipulations 6 Built-in functions 7 Midterm 8 Graphic functions 9 Psychometrics packages 10 Psychometrics packages 11 Psychometrics packages 12 Monte Carlo simulation studies 13 Monte Carlo simulation studies 14 Monte Carlo simulation studies

Recomended or Required Reading

1. Braun W.J., Murdoch D.J., A First Course in Statistical Programming with R, Cambridge, 2009.
2. Matloff N., The Art of R programming, 2011.

Lecture
Presentation
Discussion

Assessment Methods

 SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA 1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM 2 STT TERM WORK (SEMESTER) 3 FIN FINAL EXAM 4 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE * 0.30 + STT * 0.30 + FIN* 0.40 5 RST RESIT 6 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) MTE * 0.30 + STT * 0.30 + RST* 0.40

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Assessment Criteria

1. LO 1-2: They will be evaluated by the questions in midterm examination.
2. LO 3-5: They will be evaluated by the questions in final exam.

English

Course Policies and Rules

Attendance must be at least 70% for lecture.

Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

duygu.gungor@deu.edu.tr

To be announced.

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