Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 707001272005 COMPUTER AIDED STATISTICS Compulsory 1 2 4
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
 1 Preparing data to the analyses in behavioral sciences 2 Analyzing data using proper statistical techniques in behavioral sciences 3 Gaining 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
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 0 Introducing the course contents Introducing the course contents and materials 1 Data Management Laboratory application 2 Descriptive Statistics Laboratory application 3 Introduction to hypothesis testing Laboratory application 4 Normal distribution and its properties Dividing distribution to equal parts Dividing distribution using standard deviation Laboratory application 5 Pearson correlation technique Laboratory application 6 Simple linear regression Laboratory application 7 Midterm Computer aided 8 t-test: Independent samples t-test Varians homogenity Laboratory application 9 t-test: Paired samples t-test Laboratory application 10 t-test: One sample t-test Laboratory application 11 One way ANOVA Varians homogenity Laboratory application 12 One way ANOVA Scheffe multiple comparisons test Laboratory application 13 Chi square test Laboratory application 14 Follow up tests in Chi square test Laboratory application 15 Final Exam Computer aided
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
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None