Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
CYS5888-2 Master Thesis Spring 0 0 0 30

Basic information

Language of instruction: English
Type of course: Must Course
Course Level:
Prerequisites: CYS5888-1 - Master Thesis
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi AHMET NACİ ÜNAL
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: The objective of the master thesis is to carry out an independent piece of research on a development issue. Working on the master thesis should enable students to address a specific theme in a scientifically sound, thorough and precise manner. Students present insight into the different stages of the research process. Students’ present relationship between choice of research question, theoretical perspective, research design and choice of method.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
The students who have succeeded in this course;
1. show considerable knowledge of a specific theoretical and empirical issue area.
2. compose, present and defend a scientific inquiry in the form of a master’s thesis.
3. critically scrutinize different theories and methods in engineering science as well as to apply these in the composition of a master’s thesis.

Course Content

Literature research. Article analysis and methodology. Evaluation. Report and presentation

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Literature research. Internet, library
2) Literature research. Internet, library
3) Literature research. Internet, library
4) Article analysis and methodology. Internet, library
5) Article analysis and methodology. Internet, library
6) Article analysis and methodology. Internet, library
7) Evaluation. Internet, library
8) Evaluation. Internet, library
9) Evaluation. Internet, library
10) Evaluation. Internet, library
11) Report and presentation None
12) Report and presentation None
13) Report and presentation None
14) Report and presentation None


Course Notes / Textbooks: Yok
References: Internet

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Presentation 8 % 50
Project 1 % 50
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 15 15 225
Study Hours Out of Class 15 15 225
Presentations / Seminar 15 10 150
Project 15 10 150
Total Workload 750

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) Understand and implement advanced concepts of Siber Security 5
2) Use math, science, and modern engineering tools to formulate and solve advenced siber security problems. 5
3) Review the literature critically pertaining to his/her research projects, and connect the earlier literature to his/her own results 4
4) Follow, interpret and analyze scientific researches in the field of engineering and use the knowledge in his/her field of study 4
5) Work effectively in multi-disciplinary research teams 5
6) Acquire scientific knowledge 5
7) Find out new methods to improve his/her knowledge. 4
8) Effectively express his/her research ideas and findings both orally and in writing 4
9) Defend research outcomes at seminars and conferences. 5
10) Prepare master thesis and articles about thesis subject clearly on the basis of published documents, thesis, etc. 5
11) Demonstrate professional and ethical responsibility. 5