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WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Content Analysis
2 Functions and fields of application of Content Analysis Reading passage
3 Comparison of Content Analysis with other methods of Social research. Distinction between qualitative and quantitative investigation. Reading passage-Library research
4 Operation of the method 1:Analytical Description and encoding. Reading passage-Library research
5 Operations of the method 2: Inference-Reliability-Validity Exercises
6 Observation on various applicatins Reading passage-Library research
7 Techniques of analysis: Frequency Analysis-Category analysis-Evaluative and others. Reading passages-exercises
8 MIDTERM EXAM Taught course subjects
9 Research applications (individual basis):Defining the problem and the research question Preparing for the Term Project
10 Determining the type and scope of the data and the method of data collection . Ethical considerations Term Project
11 Starting the analysis:Classification, codification, conceptualization of the data Term Project
12 Data analysis and evaluation Term Project
13 PRESENTATONS OF INDIVIDUAL STUDENT RESEARCH Term Project
14 PRESENTATONS OF INDIVIDUAL STUDENT RESEARCH Term Project
15 PRESENTATONS OF INDIVIDUAL STUDENT RESEARCH Term Project
16-17 FINAL EXAM Taught course subjects

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