Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200002372017ERGONOMICSCompulsory231
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach dentist to build up a clinic in order to laws and basics of ergonomics. To provide information about basics of working, patient-physician relationships.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Hüseyin KOCA
Learning Outcomes
1To teach dentist to build up a clinic in order to laws and basics of ergonomics.
2To provide information about basics of working, patient-physician relationships.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Ergonomics, kaws regarding to dental practice, malpractice, patient - physician relationships
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The definition of ergonomics and history
2Application areas of ergonomics, ergonomics in dentistry
3The basic elements of ergonomics
4The selection of dental instruments
5Working positions of dentists
6Working order in clinic of the dentist
7Training of staff, keeping record of patients and its importance
8Midterm exam
9Patient-physician, physician-physician relationship, the child patient and physician
10Factors affecting working ability
11Factors affecting working ability
12Arrangement of dental clinic according to new constitutional law
13Necessary documents, offices and institutions to apply when opening a new clinic
14Occupational diseases
15Plans for postgraduation, dentist's paramedical hobbies
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Handouts are supplied by the lecturer
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11010
Final Examination11010
Self Study11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)30
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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