Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits İST330 SAMPLING Compulsory 3 6 6
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To inform students about the basics of scientific research, to design the sampling plan, to provide the ability to choose the correct sampling method and appropriate estimation process.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Melis Zeybek
Learning Outcomes
 1 To know general concepts about scientific research and data collection methods 2 Having general information about probable sampling methods; create sampling plan, determine the sample size 3 To have knowledge about simple random sampling and to be able to apply 4 To have knowledge about stratified random sampling and to be able to apply 5 To have knowledge about cluster sampling and to be able to apply 6 To have knowledge about systematic sampling and to be able to apply 7 To be able to have knowledge about the stage sampling and to be able to apply 8 To learn ratio and regression estimators
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
-General information about probability sampling methods -Simple random sampling - Sample size - Stratified sampling method - Cluster sampling -Systematic sampling - Progressive sampling - Ratio estimator - Regression estimator
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Introduction 2 General information about probabilistic sampling methods 3 Simple random sampling-Estimating the population mean 4 Simple random sampling - population ratio estimation 5 Simple random sampling - Determination of sample size 6 Stratified Sampling 7 Stratified Sampling 8 Ratio estimator 9 Midterm Exam 10 Regression estimator 11 Cluster sampling 12 Cluster sampling 13 Systematic sampling 14 Systematic sampling 15 stage sampling 16 Final Exam
Şenol, Ş., Araştırma Yöntemleri ve Örneklemeye Giriş Çıngı, H., Örnekleme Kuramı Cochran, W.G., Sampling Techniques
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None