Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
PLD302EXPERIMENT PLANNING AND EVALUATION TECHNICSElective364
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aims are giving the concept of research and experiment to the student, teaching how to design an experiment and how to analyze the data from the experiments and how to inference the results.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Hülya ATIL
Learning Outcomes
1Understands the concept of research and experiment
2Ability to choose the appropriate design of experiment
3Knows how to analyze data from an experiments using proper method and how to conclude the results from analysis
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Concept of research and experiment, probability distributions, normal distribution, confidence intervals and hypothesis tests, terms and principles on design of an experiment, F distribution and analysis of variance (ANOVA), completely randomized design, post hoc tests, randomized block design,latin square design, factorial experiments, split plot design.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction, Fundamental statistical termsSolving problems in classroom
2Probability distributions, Normal distributionSolving problems in classroom
3Confidence intervalSolving problems in classroom
4Hypothesis testsSolving problems in classroom
5Terms and principles on design of an experimentSolving problems in classroom
6F distribution and analysis of variance (ANOVA)Solving problems in classroom
7Regression and correlation analysisSolving problems in classroom
8Mid-term examSolving problems in classroom
9Completely randomized design and analysisSolving problems in classroom
10Tests for multiple comparisonsSolving problems in classroom
11Randomized block design and analysisSolving problems in classroom
12Latin square design and analysisSolving problems in classroom
13Comparing basic designsSolving problems in classroom
14Factorial experiments and analysisSolving problems in classroom
15Split plot design and analysisPractical exam
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Püskülcü, H., İkiz, F., Eren, Ş. 2006. İstatistiğe Giriş. Barış Yayınları, Fakülteler Kitabevi, İzmir. 2.Atıl, H. 1998, İstatistik. E.Ü. Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları, No.531, Bornova, İzmir. 3. Bek, Y., Efe E. 1989 . Araştırma ve Deneme Metodları I, Çukurova Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi, No:71, Adana. 4.Yıldız, N.; Bircan, H. 2003. Araştırma ve Deneme Metotları. Atatürk Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 697. Ziraat Fakültesi No: 305, Ders Kitapları Serisi No: 57, Erzurum. 5.Düzgüneş, O.; Kesici, T.; Kavuncu, O.; Gürbüz, F. 1987. Araştırma ve Deneme Metotları. Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları: 1021, Ders Kitabı: 295, Ankara. 6.Mead, R., and Curnow, R.N., 1983. Statistical Methods in Agriculture and Experimental Biology. Chapman Hall, London. 7.Steel, R.G.D., and Torrie, J.H. 1960. Principles and Procedures of Statistics. Mc Graw Hill, New York. 8. Montgomery, D.C. 1997. Desgn and analysis of experiments. John Wiley&Sons. 9. Clarke, G.M., Kempson, R.E. 1997. Introduction to the design and analysis of experiments. John Wiley&Sons.
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
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12525
Individual Study for Final Examination13535
Laboratory Examination122
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)122
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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