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Occupational Health and Safety
Department / Program Health Management
Course Code 16326
Type of Course Elective
Level of Course First Cycle
Year of Study 2016-2017
Semester Spring Semester
Number of National Credit 2
Number of ECTS 3
Name of Lecturer

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Learning Outcomes

Student; can identify health and safety concepts and analysis, analyze a variety of work-related accidents and analyze the ways of occupational diseases and prevention, define the workplace, ergonomics working environments, ergonomics adapt, is used in environments with non-electric electric and hand tools can analyze basic safety rules at work.

Courses Contribution to Program Learning Outcomes
    1 2 3 4 5
 1-  To have knowledge about theoretical and practical information related to the field of health management and to be able to implement this knowledge X
 2-  To gain knowledge and skills on understanding, analyzing and directing administrative, financial, technical and medical process of health organizations. X
 3-  To have knowledge and skills on managing information systems on health management and to be able to effectively us it. X
 4-  To understand basic elements of health system in national and international level, to comprehend health planning and health policy, to analyze health sector economic and financially. X
 5-  To have knowledge and skills to make quantitative and qualitative analyses in health management and to be able to implement this knowledge. X
 6-  Critical and innovative thinking in problems faced during health management process, having the ability to use scientific methods and technics in decision making and problem solving. X
 7-  Following the changes in the field of health care management and have the ability to provide specific solutions related health care system of the country. X
 8-  Having the ability to conduct effective communication and teamwork X
 9-  Being aware of legal, social and ethical responsibilities, comply with the legal regulations and ethical principles of health management area. X
Prerequisites none
Made of Delivery Face to Face
Work Placements none
Recommended Optional Programme Components none
Course Content Week Topics
1 Business Law-Legal responsibilities
2 Workplace accidents and occupational diseases
3 Laboratory accidents and first aid
4 Fire training and its varieties
5 The use and selection of personal protective equipment
6 working with chemicals to be occupational health measures in
7 Ergonomics
8 Trust and health marks
9 Student jobs in occupational health and safety
10 Lifting, transportation and storage security measures
11 Measures to be taken in case of an emergency
12 Cleaning and hygiene

In work safety disasters, housing and residential


Need to be taken against the physical risks for safety and health at work

Recommended Readings

1.İş güvenliği CASGEM notları,
2. İş sağlığı ve güvenliği, İMO notları
3.İş Güvenliği, Ercüment DİZDAR, ABP Yayınevi, 2010.
4.İş Güvenliği ve Sağlığı, Abdulvahap YİĞİT, Alfa Aktüel, 2008

Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lecture, Question and answer, Discussion, Training and implementation, Show

  Number %
Mid-Term : 1 40
Quiz :
Assignment :
Project :
Assignment :
Laboratory :
Other :
Final Examination : 1 60
Language of Instruction Turkish
Work Placement NA
Activities Quantity Duration Total Work Load
Course Duration 14 2 28
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 12 2 24
Assignments 4 4 16
Individual Study for Mid-term Exam(s) 1 5 5
Individual Study for Final Exam 1 10 10
Total Work Load     83
Total Work Load/ 30 (s)     2,76
ECTS Credit of the Course     3



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