Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 703002122014 STATISTICAL GEOGRAPHY Compulsory 2 4 5
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aim of this course is to provide the students skills and knowledge on geographical data analysis using statistical techniques.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Mehmet DOĞAN
Learning Outcomes
 1 Able to recognize and evaluate the data and variables. 2 Learn and apply information technologies and statistical methods. 3 Determine and interpret the relationship between the types of events, and degree. 4 Reliable statistical decision making.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
* Regression analysis * Trend analysis * Correlation analysis * Reliability testing * Probability distributions. * Statistical decision
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Introduction, literature sources, tools and materials. Expression 2 Basic concepts. Expression 3 Variables. Expression 4 Data and data types. Expression 5 Regression analysis. Expression-Practice 6 Trend analysis. Expression-Practice 7 Trend analysis. Expression-Practice 8 Correlation analysis. Expression-Practice 9 Reliability tests. Expression-Practice 10 Normal probability distribution Expression-Practice 11 Normal probability distribution Expression-Practice 12 Midterm exam Expression-Practice 13 Extreme probability distribution. Expression-Practice 14 Extreme probability distribution. Expression-Practice 15 Statistical decision. Expression-Practice 16 Final exam.
Bilge Aloba KÖKSAL, İstatistik Analiz Metodları, Çağlayan Kitabevi Yayınları, 1985, İstanbul Murray R. SPIEGEL, Larry J. STEPHENS (2013). İstatistik (4. Basımdan Çeviri). Çeviri Editörü: Salih Çelebioğlu, Nobel Yayınları.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None