Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001001292015OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ICompulsory111
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To be able to give basic information on Occupational health and Safety (OHS) notion, Law, Legislation, Occupational Agencies and give knowledge on the risk factors and prevention technics in the workplace.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Fatih PERÇİN
Learning Outcomes
1Able to learn and statement of OHS notion
2Ability to understand Law, Legislation, OHS agencies and their dominations
3Factors of danger and risk, and description of Emergency plans
4Definition and reporting of Occupational disease and accidents
5Be able to learn prevention methods and controls in OHS
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
During the course it is aimed to give a wide awareness to the student who will face to OHS conception, Law, Legislations, Risk Factors, Fire, Emergency Plans, Occupational Diseases and Accidents, OHS Controls, Ergonomy and Personal Safety Equipment.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Principle structures and rules of Occupational health and safety (OHS), general overview and culture of safety, OHS in Turkey and the World
2Law, Occupational Law, Rules and OHS, Governmental and intergovernmental agencies
3Legislation, Councils, and Management systems of OHS
4Surveillance of Working Environment and Occupational Hygiene
5Physical Risk Factors
6Chemical Risk Factors
7Biological Risk Factors
8Midterm exam
9Ergonomy and Physiological Risk Factors
10Fire
11Emergency Plans and Politics of Protection
12Personal Safety Equipment and Safety Health Signals
13Occupational Accidents
14Occupational Disease
15First Aid and Occupational Safety Controls
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Friend M. A. ,Kohn J. P., 2010, ‘Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Health’, Government Institute, Plymouth. İş Sağlığı, Meslek Hastalıkları ve Sağlığın Gözetimi Ders Notları, 2013. Tek İlke Dersaneleri İzmir Şb. İş Güvenliği ve İşçi Sağlığı. 2004. Yiğit, A., Alfa Yayınları. Meslek Hastalıkları Rehberi, 2011. Berk, M., Önal, B., Güven, R., İşçi Sağlığı Güvenliği Gen. Md., İSGGM, ÇSGB, Ankara, 528p. Meslek Hastalıkları ve İş ile İlgili Hastalıklar Tanı Rehberi, 2001. Berk, M., Ünal, B., Ergün, A.R., Vidinli, N., Kaplan, E., İşçi Sağlığı Güvenliği Gen. Md., İSGGM, ÇSGB, Ankara. 528p. Meslek Hastalıkları ve Sağlığın Gözetimi, 2012. Resmi Gazete. Sayı 48 p. Mesleki Gelişim İş güvenliği ve İşçi sağlığı, 2014, T.C. Milli Eğt.Bak. Yay. Ankara, 74 s. Percin, F., Akyol, O., Saygi, H., Davas, A., 2012. Occupational health of in Turkish Aegean Small-scale Fishermen, 2012. Oxford Journals of Occupational Medicine, OM.11.OP.011. Prince Edward Island Aquaculture Occupational Health and Safety Codes of Practice, 2008. Publish by the Workers Compensation Board of P. Edward Island. PEI Atlantic Shrimp Corp. Inc. 72 p.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14114
Project Preparation144
Project Presentation111
Self Study144
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
Reading122
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)37
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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