Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
İST330SAMPLINGCompulsory366
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
1To know general concepts about scientific research and data collection methods
2Having general information about probable sampling methods; create sampling plan, determine the sample size
3To 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
5To have knowledge about cluster sampling and to be able to apply
6To 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
8To 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
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1 Introduction
2General information about probabilistic sampling methods
3Simple random sampling-Estimating the population mean
4Simple random sampling - population ratio estimation
5Simple random sampling - Determination of sample size
6Stratified Sampling
7Stratified Sampling
8Ratio estimator
9Midterm Exam
10Regression estimator
11Cluster sampling
12Cluster sampling
13Systematic sampling
14Systematic sampling
15stage sampling
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
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
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Makeup Examination122
Attending Lectures14456
Problem Solving14228
Criticising Paper717
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Homework Problems4520
Individual Study for Mid term Examination72.517.5
Individual Study for Final Examination72.517.5
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180.0
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