Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Research Methods In Communication Sciences ILT 205 3 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AYTEKİN İŞMAN
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. AYTEKİN İŞMAN, Doç.Dr. SİMGE ÜNLÜ,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The purpose of the course is to teach how to conduct research in social sciences.
Course Content The course is going to teach the components of research in social sciences with the examples.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 The learner describes the elements of research in social sciences Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
2 The learner uses the research methods properly. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 The learner is aware of how to conduct a research. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 The learner describes the properties which researchers should have. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 The learner prepares an effective research report. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Motivations to Show, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to the research methods
2 Research Stages
3 Theoretical framework and hypothesis development
4 Sample composing
5 Semiotic Analysis
6 Rethoric analysis and critisism
7 Data collection methods
8 Interview and survey
9 Question develeopment methods
10 Evaluation in research
11 Data analysis and interpretation
12 Writing investigate report
13 Project I
14 Project II
Course Notes Berger, A., A., Media and Communication Research Methods, Sage Publications, US.
Course Resources Babbie, E., Social Research, Thompson Awdsworth, US.
Sekaran, U., Research Methods for Business, Southern Illinois University, US.
Week Documents Description size
0 Giriş örneği 0.01 MB
0 Bölüm 3 1.21 MB
0 Bölüm 1 0.42 MB
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Knows Pr and Advertising Theories X
3 Has social reponsibility X
4 Knows how to communicate effectively X
5 Creates Pr and Advertising projects. X
7 Manages media relations X
8 Creates persuasive messages by using images and words X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 30
1. Ödev 20
2. Ödev 20
1. Kısa Sınav 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 5 5
Project / Design 1 10 10
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 136
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.44
dersAKTSKredisi 5