Information Package / Course Catalogue
Ergonomics
Course Code: MKE257
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

Evaluation of ergonomically designed machines and parts.

Course Content

The importance of defining ergonomics, Human Factors and Business Productivity

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Alpaslan BAŞARIK
Ins. Aydın ONGAN
Learning Outcomes
1.Know working areas of ergonomics and create an ergonomic working environment
2.Knows anthropometry and anthropometric human measurements.
3.To be able to adapt to human, machine and environment
4. Knows ergonomics and work bench compatibility.
5.Design ergonomic products. Takes care of ergonomic movements in the workshop.
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Human anatomy and product
Week 2 - Theoretical
Human anthropometric structure and product
Week 3 - Theoretical
Lighting and effects
Week 4 - Theoretical
Artificial lighting and natural lighting
Week 5 - Theoretical
Working environment and air movements
Week 6 - Theoretical
Personal protectors and clothing
Week 7 - Theoretical
Personal protectors and clothing
Week 8 - Theoretical
Noise in the working environment
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Examination
Week 10 - Theoretical
Ergonomic work bench measures
Week 11 - Theoretical
Ergonomics and worktable alignment
Week 12 - Theoretical
Ergonomic machine measurements
Week 13 - Theoretical
Ergonomics and machine compatibility
Week 14 - Theoretical
Ergonomic movements
Week 15 - Theoretical
The results of the ergonomic movement
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Examination
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%70
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment100220
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
2
3
5
3
2
OÇ-2
3
5
5
2
3
OÇ-3
3
OÇ-4
3
OÇ-5
3
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