Industrial Engineering

Occupational Safety And Health(CNT214)

Course Code Course Name Semester Theory Practice Lab Credit ECTS
CNT214 Occupational Safety And Health 3 2 0 0 2 2
Admission Requirements
Language of Instruction French
Course Type Elective
Course Level Bachelor Degree
Course Instructor(s) İlke BEREKETLİ ZAFEIRAKOPOULOS (Email)
Objective This course is designed to provide students fundamentals of occupational safety and health. It aims to develop an understanding of the current state of occupational safety and health in Turkey and in the world, to present occupational safety and health standards and laws, and to introduce students to risk evaluation using different risk assessment techniques.
Content Basic concepts of occupational safety and health, Work accidents and professional diseases, Theories of accident causation, Quality management and occupational safety and health, Continuous process improvement, OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health & Safety Assesment Series), Occupational safety and health law, Risk management, Risk assessment techniques
Course Learning Outcomes This course enables students to
1: Define occupational safety and health,
2: Classify the cost of work accidents,
3: Explain the theories of accident causation,
4: Define the requirements of occupational safety and health standards,
5: Employ quality improvement techniques in occupational safety processes,
6: Develop risk maps for small production companies,
7: Employ risk assessment techniques.
Teaching and Learning Methods Lecture, question-answer, examples, discussion.
References Özkılıç, Ö., İş Sağlığı, Güvenliği ve Çevresel Etki Risk Değerlendirmesi, MESS Yayınları
İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği Kanun Metni (Kanun No. 6331, Resmi Gazete Sayı: 28339)
Demircioğlu, M., Centel, T., “İş Hukuku”, 14. Basım, Beta Basım, İstanbul, 2010.
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Theory Topics
Week Weekly Contents
1 Basic concepts of occupational safety and health
2 Work accidents and professional diseases
3 Theories of accident causation
4 Quality management and occupational safety and health
5 Continuous process improvement
6 OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health & Safety Assesment Series)
7 OHSAS 18001
8 Midterm exam
9 Occupational safety and health law
10 Risk management
11 Risk mapping
12 Risk assessment techniques
13 Risk assessment techniques
14 Risk assessment techniques
Practice Topics
Week Weekly Contents
Contribution to Overall Grade
  Number Contribution
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade 1 60
Contribution of final exam to overall grade 1 40
Toplam 2 100
In-Term Studies
  Number Contribution
Assignments 0 0
Presentation 1 25
Midterm Examinations (including preparation) 1 35
Project 0 0
Laboratory 0 0
Other Applications 0 0
Quiz 0 0
Term Paper/ Project 0 0
Portfolio Study 0 0
Reports 0 0
Learning Diary 0 0
Thesis/ Project 0 0
Seminar 0 0
Other 0 0
Toplam 2 60
No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Knowledge and understanding of a wide range of basic sciences (math, physics, ...) and the main concepts of engineering X
2 Ability to combine the knowledge and skills to solve engineering problems and provide reliable solutions X
3 Ability to select and apply methods of analysis and modeling to ask, reformulate and solve the complex problems of industrial engineering X
4 Ability to conceptualize complex systems, processes or products under practical constraints to improve their performance, ability to use innovative methods of design X
5 Ability to design, select and apply methods and tools needed to solve problems related to the practice of industrial engineering, ability to use computer technology X
6 Ability to design experiments, collect and interpret data and analyze results X
7 Ability to work independently, ability to participate in working groups and have a multidisciplinary team spirit X
8 Ability to communicate effectively, ability to speak at least two foreign languages
9 Awareness of the need for continuous improvement of lifelong learning, ability to keep abreast of scientific and technological developments to use the tools of information management X
10 Awareness of professional and ethical responsibility X
11 Knowledge of the concepts of professional life as "project management", "risk management" and "management of change" X
12 Knowledge on entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability
13 Understanding of the effects of Industrial Engineering applications on global and social health, environment and safety. X
14 Knowledge of the problems of contemporary society X
15 Knowledge of the legal implications of the practice of industrial engineering X
Activities Number Period Total Workload
Class Hours 14 2 28
Working Hours out of Class 12 1 12
Assignments 0 0 0
Presentation 1 5 5
Midterm Examinations (including preparation) 1 6 6
Project 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Other Applications 0 0 0
Final Examinations (including preparation) 1 10 10
Quiz 0 0 0
Term Paper/ Project 0 0 0
Portfolio Study 0 0 0
Reports 0 0 0
Learning Diary 0 0 0
Thesis/ Project 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
Total Workload 61
Total Workload / 25 2,44
Credits ECTS 2
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