Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200001202016BASICS OF COMPUTERCompulsory113
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The purposes of this course for students are to understand how works the computers, to be able to know physical parts of the computer, operating systems, and office programs, to be able to make a literature search and to prepare a project on the area of the dentistry, to be able to write a report, to prepare a presentation about project and to be able to write their graduation thesis.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Çiğdem TAKMA
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to know computer hardware and their functions
2To be able to know operating systems
3To be able to use office programs
4To be able to make literature search on the area of dentistry
5To be able to prepare the presentation from homework or project
6To be able to succeed scientific and technological growth of dentistry
7To be able to keep records in the field of dentistry correctly and effectively
8To be able to put into practice the scientific improvements
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Computer hardware, operating systems, MS Windows, MS Office: MS Excel, MS Word, MS Powerpoint.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Computer history and hardware
2Operating systems
3MS Windows operating system
4Internet and internet browser
5Literature searching
6Writing programs: MS Word
7Microsoft Office Word
8Preparing homework with MS Word
9MIDTERM EXAM
10Microsoft Office Excel
11Calculation with Microsoft Office Excel
12Presentation programs: MS Powerpoint
13Microsoft Office PowerPoint
14Preparation presentation with MS PowerPoint
15To Perform the presentation
16FINAL EXAM
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination133
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11212
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)80
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO2353           
LO354  5         
LO4    45    5   
LO55555          
LO65   5         
LO7 535  5       
LO8              
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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