Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Problem Solving Strategies IME 509 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi MİTHAT TAKUNYACI
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi MİTHAT TAKUNYACI,
Course Assistants Res.Asst.Mithat TAKUNYACI
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective Provide students with learning effective problem-solving steps and strategies
Course Content Problem-solving steps (Understanding the problem, make plan, implementation of plan, control the solution, create a new problem), solving problem strategies (schema drawing, make a list, guess and control, separate and rule, search a pattern, start from end).
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Clearly refers to the theoretical knowledge about problem solving. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Solves the problem by using strategy of drawing schema. Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 Solves the problem by using strategy of make a list. Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Solves the problem by using strategy of guess and control. Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Solves the problem by using strategy of logical questioning. Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 Recommends different perspectives to solution of the problem. Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Examination of theoretical knowledge about students´ problem solving
2 Solving the problem by drawing schema.
3 Solving the problem by make a list.
4 Solving the problem by using strategy of guess and control.
5 Solving the problem by using strategy of separate and rule.
6 Solving the problem by using strategy of create a pattern.
7 Solving the problem by using strategy of start from end.
8 Solving the problem by using strategy of logical questioning.
9 Midterm Exam
10 Solving the problem by taking advantage of the solution of similar problems.
11 Develop different perspectives to solution of the problem.
12 Students’ using problem-solving strategies on selected problem situations.
13 Students’ using problem-solving strategies on selected problem situations.
14 Students’ using problem-solving strategies on selected problem situations.
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Course Notes
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 100
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Performance Task (Application) 2 10 20
Total Workload 162
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.48
dersAKTSKredisi 6