Information Package / Course Catalogue
Occupational Health And Safety
Course Code: İKY114
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: Students must have to complete their internship within the required time and properties. The required rules are describes at the Adnan Menderes University, Sultanhisar Vocational School, Student Internship Instructions.
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

Understanding the importance of worker health and safety, accident prevention measures to be taken in order.

Course Content

Work-related accidents, occupational disease, occupational disease causing chemicals, related standards, risk, risk planning, personal protectors.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Knows the causes of occupational accidents
2.Knows what is going on safe working conditions
3.Investigate the causes of an accident occurring
4.Knows the ways of protection from occupational diseases
5.Defines what should be done to investigate the possible risks and prevention
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Yaman, M., “İş Sağlığı mı? İşçi Sağlığı mı?”, İstanbul, 2009
3.Altınel, H., "İşçi sağlığı ve iş güvenliği", Ankara, 2013
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Course Description, Working Legislation
Week 1 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 2 - Theoretical
Legal rights and responsibilities of employees
Week 2 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 3 - Theoretical
Cleaning and arrangement of workplace
Week 3 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 4 - Theoretical
Legal consequences of work accidents and occupational diseases
Week 4 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 5 - Theoretical
Causes of occupational diseases, The principles of prevention from diseases and the application of prevention techniques,
Week 5 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 6 - Theoretical
Biological and psychosocial risk factors, First aid
Week 6 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 7 - Theoretical
Chemical, physical and ergonomic risk factors,
Week 7 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 8 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Manual lifting and handling, Glare, explosion, fire and fire protection,
Week 9 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 10 - Theoretical
Safe use of work equipment, Working with screened vehicles,
Week 10 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 11 - Theoretical
Electricity, hazards, risks and precautions, The reasons of work accidents and the application of the protection principles and techniques,
Week 11 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 12 - Theoretical
Safety and health signs,
Week 12 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 13 - Theoretical
The use of personal protective equipment,
Week 13 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 14 - Theoretical
The general principles of occupational health and safety and safety culture, Evacuation and rescue
Week 14 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 15 - Theoretical
On some machines, accident risks and precautions to be taken
Week 15 - Preparation Work
instruction book
Week 16 - Preparation Work
Preparation for final exam
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140342
Assignment110010
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination111112
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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1
1
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4
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1
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3
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1
1
1
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3
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue