INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study  Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
(3+2) Management Master With Thesis
20142015
SYLLABUS 
Code 
Name 
Level 
Year 
Semester 
MAN 525 
Statistics 
Graduate 
1 
Fall 
Status 
Number of ECTS Credits 
Class Hours Per Week 
Total Hours Per Semester 
Language 
Area Elective 
6 
3 
150 
English 
Instructor 
Assistant 
Coordinator 
Zafer KONAKLI, Assist. Prof. Dr. 

Zafer KONAKLI, Assist. Prof. Dr. 
[email protected] 

no email 
COURSE OBJECTIVE 
To make some important statistical tests and evaluate the results. 
COURSE CONTENT 
 Statistics and statistical research
 The definition of statistics, scientific approach to research
 Statistical institutions, collecting, processing and presentation of data
 Statistical institutions, collecting, processing and presentation of data
 Software for statistical analysis of data and models
 Software for statistical analysis of data and models
 The analysis of empirical frequency distribution
 Measures of central tendencies and dispersion
 Regression and correlation analysis
 Simple linear regression, a simple curvilinear regression, multiple regressions, method of least squares
 Simple linear regression, a simple curvilinear regression, multiple regressions, method of least squares
 Likelihood and distribution of probability theory
 Determination of confidence interval
 Testing hypotheses
 Testing hypotheses

Description 
 Lectures
 Practical Sessions
 Excersises
 Presentation
 Excurtion
 Self Evaluation
 Project
 Assignments
 Case Studies

Description (%) 
Project  1  40  Midterm Exam(s)  1  20  Final Exam  1  40 

TEXTBOOK(S) 
 Handbook of Univariate and Multivariate Data Analysis with IBM SPSS , 2nd edition(2013), Ho, R., CRC Press , ISBN13: 9781439890226

ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD 
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)  14  3  42  Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)    0  Midterm Examination (1 week)  1  2  2  Final Examination(1 week)  1  2  2  Preparation for Midterm Examination  1  14  14  Preparation for Final Examination  1  15  15  Assignment / Homework/ Project  1  30  30  Seminar / Presentation  1  45  45 
