Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 708002112016 STATISTICS Compulsory 2 3 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The course aims at ,to get students gain basic skills to use statistics on social science and sociology studies
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assist. Prof. EBRU ÇETİN
Learning Outcomes
 1 To be able to decide the statistical modeling in the social sciences 2 To be able to use statistics in practical sociological studies 3 To be able to interpret the findings and data in social science studies with statistical knowledge
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Basic concepts and approaches in statistics, statistical research and a research content and samples, measurements of variables such as the statistical methods used in social sciences.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 With basic definitions and scope of statistics 2 Social Science Research and Statistics 3 Basic concepts of statistics 4 Basic concepts of statistics 5 Measures of central tendency (arithmetic mean, Median) 6 Measures of central tendency (arithmetic mean, Median) 7 Measures of variability (Ranj, standard deviation, normal distribution concepts, etc.) 8 Midterm 9 Measures of variability (Ranj, standard deviation, normal distribution concepts, etc.) 10 Correlation coefficient 11 Correlation coefficient 12 Examination of Case Studies 13 Examination of Case Studies 14 regression analysis 15 Examination of Case Studies 16 Final Exam
-İçli Tülin (1987) Sosyal Bilimlerde İstatistik, H.Ü. Basımevi, Beytepe, Ankara -Çakır Filiz (2000) Sosyal Bilimlerde İstatistik, Alfa Yayınları, İstanbul. Arıcı Hüsnü (2004) İstatistik, Yöntemler ve Uygulamalar, Ankara.
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 Activities Quantity Weight Midterm Examination 1 100 SUM 100 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Final Sınavı 1 100 SUM 100 Term (or Year) Learning Activities 40 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities 60 SUM 100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None