Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
707001272005COMPUTER AIDED STATISTICSCompulsory124
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim and objective of this course is to develop basic skills to analyze empirical data by using SPSS statistical package. At the end of the course students will be able to analyze empirical data by using SPSS.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mert Teközel
Learning Outcomes
1Preparing data to the analyses in behavioral sciences
2Analyzing data using proper statistical techniques in behavioral sciences
3Gaining basic SPSS usage knowledge and using SPSS
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Data Management, Descriptive Statistics, Introduction to hypothesis testing, Normal Distribution , Pearson correlation technique, Simple linear regression, t – tests, Homogeneity of Variances, One Way ANOVA, Chi square test
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Introducing the course contents Introducing the course contents and materials
1Data ManagementLaboratory application
2Descriptive StatisticsLaboratory application
3Introduction to hypothesis testingLaboratory application
4Normal distribution and its properties Dividing distribution to equal parts Dividing distribution using standard deviation Laboratory application
5Pearson correlation techniqueLaboratory application
6Simple linear regressionLaboratory application
7MidtermComputer aided
8t-test: Independent samples t-test Varians homogenity Laboratory application
9t-test: Paired samples t-test Laboratory application
10t-test: One sample t-test Laboratory application
11One way ANOVA Varians homogenity Laboratory application
12One way ANOVA Scheffe multiple comparisons test Laboratory application
13Chi square testLaboratory application
14Follow up tests in Chi square testLaboratory application
15Final ExamComputer aided
Recommended or Required Reading
Green, S. B., & Salkind, N. J. (2005). Using SPSS for Windows and Macintosh (4rd ed). New Jersey: Pearson Education Inc.Prentice Hall.
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
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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
Practice14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11616
Individual Study for Final Examination11616
Reading14342
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
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