GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY-I/ISG401
Course Title: WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY-I
Credits 2 ECTS 2
Semester 7 Compulsory/Elective Compulsory
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Prof.Dr. Metin Dağdeviren, Prof.Dr. Ayşe Murathan, Prof.Dr.Cevriye Gencer
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/metindag
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  metindag@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Understanding the importance of the occupational health and safety matter
Planning the activities of prevention the occupational accidents and diseases before occurring
Developing skills of the work place layout under the skin of occupational health and safety principles






 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
  There is no recommended optional programme component for this course.
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week  General Concepts of Occupational Health and Safety and Safety Culture
2. Week  Occupational Health and Safety in Legislation Occupational Health and Safety Services
3. Week  Labour Laww
4. Week  Occupational Health and Safety Councils, Occupational Health and Safety Management System
5. Week  Risk Management and Risk Assessment
6. Week  Risk Management and Risk Assessment
7. Week  Risk Management and Risk Assessment
8. Week  Midterm Exam
9. Week  Ergonomics
10. Week  Physical Risk Factors
11. Week  Chemical Risk Factors
12. Week  Chemical Risk Factors
13. Week  Biological Risk Factors, Protection policies
14. Week  Seminar
15. Week  Final
16. Week  Final
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  Goetsch, D.L., (2010), Occupational Safety and Health for Technologists, Engineers and Managers, 8th Edition, Pearson.
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  -
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
40
 Assignment
0
0
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
40
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
60
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
14
2
28
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
0
 Reading
0
 Searching in Internet and Library
0
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
0
 Preparing Presentation
0
 Presentation
0
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
1
10
10
 Final and Studying for Final
1
10
10
 Other
0
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
48
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
1.92
 ECTS: 
2
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1Engineering graduates with sufficient theoretical and practical background for a successful profession and with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice.
2Engineering graduates with skills and professional background in describing, formulating, modeling and analyzing the engineering problem, with a consideration for appropriate analytical solutions in all necessary situations
3Engineering graduates with the necessary technical, academic and practical knowledge and application confidence in the design and assessment of machines or mechanical systems or industrial processes with considerations of productivity, feasibility and environmental and social aspects.
4Engineering graduates with the practice of selecting and using appropriate technical and engineering tools in engineering problems, and ability of effective usage of information science technologies
5Ability of designing and conducting experiments, conduction data acquisition and analysis and making conclusions
6Ability of identifying the potential resources for information or knowledge regarding a given engineering issue
7The abilities and performance to participate multi-disciplinary groups together with the effective oral and official communication skills and personal confidenceX
8Ability for effective oral and official communication skills in Turkish Language and, at minimum, one foreign language
9Engineering graduates with motivation to life-long learning and having known significance of continuous education beyond undergraduate studies for science and technologyX
10Engineering graduates with well-structured responsibilities in profession and ethicsX
11Engineering graduates who are aware of the importance of safety and healthiness in the project management, workshop environment as well as related legal issues
12Consciousness for the results and effects of engineering solutions on the society and universe, awareness for the developmental considerations with contemporary problems of humanityX