Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Directed Readings and Seminar YBS 591 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HALİL İBRAHİM CEBECİ
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HALİL İBRAHİM CEBECİ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective The aim is; to read the main articles that are written about the fundamental topics of Management Information Systems from an academical point of view, to synthesize different articles by criticising and to direct the students to choose their topics for thesis.
Course Content The course consists of activities such as reading, criticising and discussions, presentation and writing articles
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 The students will be able to read and understand articles written in the field of Management Information Systems. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Motivations to Show, Group Study, Brain Storming, Self Study, Homework, Performance Task,
2 The students will evaluate the articles they have read from Management Information Systems point of view. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Oral Exam,
3 The students will find out what the main topics of Managemenet Information Systems are and what kind of progression occured between them. Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Oral Exam,
4 The students will research what they can study for thesis. Self Study, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 The students will bring out scientific articles illuminating their own thesis. Self Study, Project Based Learning, Portfolio, Performance Task,
6 The students will present their articles to the class and revise the articles in accordance with the critics. Lecture, Discussion, Self Study, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction and the goals of the course
2 The principles of reading critics about academic works Article assignment
3 The methods for accessing academic works Links
4 Presentations for article critics of the students Presentation principles
5 Presentations for article critics of the students Presentation principles
6 The crucial points for writing scientific articles.
7 The crucial points for writing scientific articles
8 Determining the thesis topic
9 Determining the thesis topic
10 Specifying the methodology for the thesis.
11 Contemporary issues in Informatics.
12 Contemporary issues in Informatics.
13 Presentations of students´ articles. Presentation principles
14 Presentations of students´ articles. Effective presentation
Course Notes Diiferent articles are allocated by tle lecturer during the course. Any source book with regards to thesis writing or academic writing guide can be benefited .
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Can use next generation computing-based business analytics techniques and apply these methods to business problems
2 Offers developed solutions with information technologies such as Business Intelligence tools
3 Makes the routine decisions necessary for the execution of operational works with the help of information technologies.
4 Makes medium and long term strategic decisions with the help of information systems.
5 Can transform business processes into electronic form with the help of information systems
6 Contributes to the sustainability of processes with electronic transformation.
7 Makes a basic literature search on the field.
8 Knows about research methodology and applies this knowledge to informatics issues.
9 Leading the working group by communicating within the team in teamwork.
10 Effectively uses group communication technologies in IT projects management.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
2. Ödev 20
3. Ödev 20
1. Ara Sınav 40
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
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
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 116
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.64
dersAKTSKredisi 6