COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Occupational Health and Safety 2 JZ   446 8 2 2 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator
Instructors
Prof.Dr.SEDAT TÜRKMEN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The purpose of this course is to provide knowledge about the current legal regulation about occupational health and safety, to define the basic objectives and principles of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the importance of occupational health and safety in engineering applications, the current position and responsibilities of Geological Engineers under the current law, Job safety in construction sites and mines and in drilling applications.
Content
The concept of Occupational Health and Safety, The basic objectives and principles of occupational health and safety law, existing legal regulations on occupational health and safety, The importance of occupational health and safety engineering applications, Geology and safety practices, personal protective equipment on the subject. Current position and responsibilities under the law Geological Engineers.

Learning Outcomes
1) teaches risk concept
2) Perform risk assessment
3) Identify personal protectors
4)
5)
6)
7)
8)
9)
10)
11)
12)
13)
14)
15)


Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Uses Fundamental Geological information, having necessary information in Mathematical and Natural sciences and employs theoretical and applied information in these areas in engineering solutions. Identifies, formulizes and solves geological problems. Real
X
2
Uses necessary techniques and instruments for geological applications Identifies rock types, draws geological maps and cross sections. Investigates and reports all kinds of natural resources and geological hazards
X
3
Thinks, interprets, analyzes and synthesizes geological events in 3D. Chooses and applies necessary methods and instruments for engineering applications. Uses the information technology effectively.
X
4
Designs and performs experiments, collects data and interprets the results.
X
5
Works and undertakes responsibility in solving geological problems both individually and in multidiciplinary working groups
X
6
Investigates to obtain scientific information, and uses data bases and other data sources actively. Has an awareness of life long learning; follows developments in science and technology to keep up to date
X
7
Initiates effective interactions in Turkish both orally and in written form, and speaks at least one foreign language. Defines necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improves himself/herself continuously.
X
8
Knows job related and ethical responsibilities, project management, office applications and safety, and realizes juridical responsibilities of engineering applications. Knows the universal and societal effects of engineering solutions and applications. Ha
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 The concept of Occupational Health and Safety, Reading
2 The basic objectives and principles of occupational health and safety law, Reading
3 The basic objectives and principles of occupational health and safety law, Reading
4 The importance of occupational health and safety in engineering applications Lecture, demonstration
5 Hazard concept Lecture, demonstration
6 risk concept Lecture, demonstration
7 Risk assessment Lecture, demonstration
8 Mid-Term Exam written examinaton
9 risk management Lecture, demonstration
10 Identify personal protectors Lecture, demonstration
11 Using Risk Analysis Form Lecture, demonstration
12 Risk level or risk score Lecture, demonstration
13 Case study Lecture, demonstration
14 certifications and courses Lecture, demonstration
15 Ministry examinations and occupational safety expertise Lecture, demonstration
16-17 Term Exams written examination

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources