COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Research Designs in Dentistry DEN   065 1 2 2 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Funda Gülay KADIOĞLU
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Goals
The purposes of the course are to plan an appropriate research design to investigate the research question, Apply ethical principles of research to shape or modify the research proposal
Content
The characteristic of a dental clinic, patient acceptance protocol of dental clinic, arrangement of patient appointments and patients records, emergency and priority situations in dental clinics, patient safety, healthcare professional safety, informed consent protocol , providing dental equipment and materials in clinic, success in patient-dentist relationship, the financial management of dental clinic. being an employer in a dental clinic, difficult patient management.

Learning Outcomes
1) Be able to develop research questions and hypotheses
2) Be able to carry out a critical literature review
3) Use well developed analytical and synthesis skills
4) Understand research design, and be able to choose rigorous and practical research methods to address a problem focused research question(s)
5) Be able to structure, present and write a research proposal, using high level written and verbal communication skills
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to the terminology Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
2 Basic sciences, clinical sciences, social sciences Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
3 The features of a scientist Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
4 The corner stones of the history of science Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
5 The features of the biomedical research Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
6 From research question to the report, the phases of a biomedical research Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
7 Why should a research carry on according to the ethical rules Reference books and notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
8 Mid-Term Exam Reference books and notes Project Based Learning
Project / Design
9 Movie: Henrietta Lacks Immortal Life Reference books and notes Case Study
10 Preparation of a research question Reference books and notes Self Study
11 Planning of a research project Reference books and notes Self Study
Homework
12 The types of research, basic science, clinical or epidemiological Reference books and notes Self Study
Homework
13 Literature review and evidence based dentistry Reference books and notes Lecture
Homework
14 Mandatory rules and permissions for develop a research project Reference books and notes Lecture
15 Samples for observational and experimental research Reference books and notes Lecture
Homework
16-17 Term Exams Reference books and notes Project Based Learning
Project / Design

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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