Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
İSG202OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY IICompulsory242
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To gain knowledge to ensure health and safety of employee in agriculture and agro –industry entrprises
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Fazilet N. Alayunt, Assoc.Prof.Dr.Bülent Çakmak
Learning Outcomes
1To have knowledge about occupational diseases and accidents
2To have knowledge about evaluation enviromental conditions
3To have knowledge about operation of machines and tools
4To have knowledge about occupation health and safety
5To learn the methods of protection from work accidents, to solve relevant problems
6To have knowledge about legislations
7Obtain the basic information about the explosions and fires: Types of fire and gas and dust explosions, BLEVE.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Risks, accidents,oocupatinal diseases in agricultural activities, safe usage of tools and agricultural machines in agricultural and agro-industrial entreprises, relevant legislations
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Agricultural Works ( in indoors and outdoors)
2Hazards in outdoors (gasses, dust)
3Accidents and occupational diseases in Agriculture
4Ergonomic hazards in agriculture
5Hazards in livestock
6Zoonoses
7The accidents in use of machines
8Midterm exam
9The tractor accidents
10Accidents involving hand tools
11Accidents occurring in a mechanical workshop
12Machines in agro-industry entrprises and risks
13Pressure vessels
14Spraying, waste control, hygiene
15Food safety and relevant legislations
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
OSHA Eurpoe, Dangerous substances (excluding biological agents), https://osha.europa.eu/en/sector/agriculture/index_html/ds OSHA Europe, Biological Agents and Agriculture, https://osha.europa.eu /en/sector/agriculture /index_html/bio OSHA Europe, Noise in agriculture and forestry, https://osha.europa.eu /en/sector/agriculture/index_html/noise NIOSH, Workplace Safety & Health Topics, Safety and Prevention, http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/ topics/safety.html NISOH, Workplace Safety and Health, Agricultural Safety, http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/ topics/aginjury/ ILO, The ILO Programme on Occupational Safety and Health in Agriculture, http://www.ilo.org/safework/areasofwork/WCMS_117367/lang--en/index.htm 5510 sayılı Sosyal Sigortalar ve Genel Sağlık Sigortası Kanunu, ILO, Code of practice on safety and health in agriculture, Meeting of Experts to Adopt
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination8324
Individual Study for Final Examination10220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1  24  
LO2  34  
LO3   4  
LO4   5  
LO5   4  
LO6      
LO7      
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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