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    • Advantage of using Web 2.0 applications in class 

      Aydinol, A.B.; Gültekin Ö. (2010)
      In this study the advantage of using Web 2.0 applications in terms of increasing student attention and enthusiasm will be emphasized by presenting the example of community service activities which were supported by the ...
    • An analysis of manipulated information and respective alternative costs in information systems and in decision making structures 

      Güvenen O.; Öztürk, M.H. (International Institute of Informatics and Systemics, IIIS, 2006)
      Today Information Technologies create base for the most important decision support systems for the practices in academia, business and politics. The effectiveness and success of operations that are supported by information ...
    • Assessment methods and how teachers and students view them in a computer science course at Uppsala University 

      Ezel, M.C. (2010)
      I have examined concepts of assessments and aimed to see differences between teachers and students opinions. I created a questionnaire and sent it to three groups in CS department at Uppsala University. These groups were ...
    • The best way to unblock the pipeline in CS is by getting everyone to code in schools. A debate 

      Craig, A.; Lang, C.; Egan, M. A.; Ayfer R. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2016)
      Many believe that the push to increase the number of skilled computer scientists must be a multi-pronged approach and be institutionalized at all levels of education. Some federal and local governments are requiring that ...
    • Coaching engineering freshmen at Bilkent University 

      Özdemir, B. U.; Verhoeven, J. M.; Çelik, B. K. (Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Engineering, 2005)
      In September 2003, the Faculty of Engineering at Bilkent University created an office to help first year students adapt to university life and start their academic studies effectively. For each of the three Departments of ...
    • The effect of video tutorials on learning spreadsheets 

      Aydinol, A.B.; Gültekin Ö. (2010)
      In this study a video tutorial for spreadsheet use (Excel) will be prepared by two undergraduate students by using a recorder and applied on a group of students to understand how effective this kind of a tutorial is to ...
    • Fine arts perspective in user interface design 

      Kültür, C.; Veryeri Alaca I. (2009)
      In this poster, we first aim to explain an interdisciplinary approach and question an idea and attempt. Second, we aim to underline challenges and enablers of such an attempt. This idea can be briefly summarized as "inclusion ...
    • In their words: Student feedback on an international project collaboration 

      Chidanandan, A.; Russell-Dag L.; Laxer, C.; Ayfer, R. (2010)
      In this paper, we describe a collaborative course experience between students from universities in the USA and Turkey. Student teams worked together on a software engineering project for a non-profit organization based in ...
    • Keeping the pace in CS-1 through the use of CMS 

      Kültür, C. (2009)
      In this poster, it is aimed to share the experience of using course management systems (CMS) in a CS-1 course. The aim was to focus on the individual needs of students while learning programming. Creating a social online ...
    • On approximation sums by maximums and vice versa 

      Ozaktas, H. M. (SAGE, 1994)
      We discuss the approximation max (x, y) ≈x+y for x, y >0, which is found to be useful in obtaining simple and transparent approximate solutions and interpretations for analytically complicated problems.
    • An orientation course for freshmen in engineering 

      Çelik, B. K.; Özdemir, B. U.; Verhoeven, J. M. (Uppsala University, Faculty of Science and Technology, 2006)
      To realize our mission as Academic Student Coordinators for engineering freshmen at Bilkent University, we offer an orientation course. This one credit required course can be seen as a tool to meet all students regularly ...
    • Program outcomes: the core of program accreditation 

      Özgüler, A. B.; Erçil, M. Y.; Payzın, A. E.; Platin, B. E. (Higher Education Academy * Engineering Subject Centre, 2013)
    • Turkey: a report on computer graphics education 

      Özgüç, B. (Technews, 1996)
      In a formal or an informal manner, computer graphics has been a field of research and education since the early 1970s in Turkey. The earlier examples of academic research work came from Istanbul Technical University and ...
    • Tutorial services for students at Bilkent University an evaluation after five years 

      Çelik, B. K.; Özdemir, B. U.; Verhoeven, J. M. (Sense Publishers, 2008)
      To realize our mission as academic coordinators for engineering students at Bilkent University, we facilitate in different ways tutorial services. These focus on the first year courses for physics, mathematics and computer ...
    • Use of intuitive tools to enhance student learning and user experience 

      Altin, R.; Bektik, M.; Ekşioǧlu, N.; Koray, C.; Öner Ö.C.; Sadetaş, M.; Şener H.; Şimşek, D.; Ma, C.-C.; Price, C.; Routh, C.R. (2009)
      Most user interfaces today present system functions by use of verbal or iconic symbols on static 2D menu pages organized in a hierarchical system [1]. This is unnatural to all human beings and must be learned, thus being ...
    • Working across time zones in cross-cultural student teams 

      Altin, R.; Bektik, M.; Ekşioglu, N.; Koray, C.; Öner O.C.; Sadetaş, M.; Şener H.; Şimşek, D.; Ma, C.-C.; Price, C.; Routh, C. (2009)
      The ability to collaborate with fellow workers from different cultures on international projects is a key asset in today's job market . International projects add new dimensions to student teamwork. These types of projects ...