Academic Catalog

CE518 RESEARCH METHODS AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING

Course Code: 5620518
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr GZDE ATASOY ZCAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Study of the academic research process with special emphasis on Civil Engineering for identification of difficulties and problems, understanding the ethical issues, development of methods using best practices to address these problems, elicitation of requirement through data collection and analysis, visualization, interpretation and verification of results, application of research findings to practice.