COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Sampling and Research Methods * ECMS   304 6 3 3 7

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Hüseyin GÜLER
Instructors
 
Assistants
Goals
To bring the knowledge of which sampling method is adequate in a research where sampling is necessary and the knowledge of how to estimate population parameters using the proper method.
Content
Data and data collection methods, properties of estimators, simple random sampling, stratified sampling, systematic sampling, cluster sampling and non probabilistic sampling methods.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Explains Econometric concepts
X
2
Acquires basic Mathematics, Statistics and Operation Research concepts
X
3
Equipped with the foundations of Economics, and develops Economic models
4
Describes the necessary concepts of Business
5
Models problems with Mathematics, Statistics, and Econometrics
X
6
Estimates the model consistently and analyzes & interprets its results
X
7
Acquires the ability to analyze, benchmark, evaluate and interpret at conceptual levels to develop solutions to problems
X
8
Collects, edits, and analyzes data
X
9
Uses a package program of Econometrics, Statistics, and Operation Research
10
Effectively works, take responsibility, and the leadership individually or as a member of a team
11
Awareness towards life-long learning and follow-up of the new information and knowledge in the field of study
12
Develops the ability of using different resources in the form of academic rules, synthesis the information gathered, and effective presentation in an area which has not been studied
X
13
Uses Turkish and at least one other foreign language, academically and in the business context
14
Good understanding, interpretation, efficient written and oral expression of the people involved
15
Improves his/herself constantly by defining educational requirements considering interests and talents in scientific, cultural, art and social fields besides career development
16
Questions traditional approaches and their implementation while developing alternative study programs when required
X
17
Recognizes and implements social, scientific, and professional ethic values
18
Follows actuality, and interprets the data about economic and social events
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Motivation and a reminder Related chapter of the reference book
2 Estimation Related chapter of the reference book
3 Fundamentals of sampling theory Related chapter of the reference book
4 Non probabilistic sampling methods Related chapter of the reference book
5 Simple random sampling Related chapter of the reference book
6 Simple random sampling Related chapter of the reference book
7 Simple random sampling Related chapter of the reference book
8 Midterm exam
9 Stratified sampling Related chapter of the reference book
10 Stratified sampling Related chapter of the reference book
11 Stratified sampling Related chapter of the reference book
12 Systematic sampling Related chapter of the reference book
13 Cluster sampling Related chapter of the reference book
14 Cluster sampling Related chapter of the reference book
15 Cluster sampling Related chapter of the reference book
16-17 Final exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources