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ADVANCED ERGONOMICS PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
ISF527 ADVANCED ERGONOMICS 1 3 3 6

GENERAL INFORMATION

Language of Instruction : Turkish
Level of the Course Unit : MASTER'S DEGREE, TYY: + 7.Level, EQF-LLL: 7.Level, QF-EHEA: Second Cycle
Type of the Course : Elective
Mode of Delivery of the Course Unit Face to face
Coordinator of the Course Unit Prof.Dr. NURİ KURUOĞLU
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit Prof.Dr. TARIK ÇAKAR

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS

Objectives of the Course Unit: ergonomic problems and solutions they have encountered by workers in workplaces
Contents of the Course Unit: The concept of ergonomics, the science contributing to ergonomics, office ergonomics, anthropometry arranging business environment

KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT (On successful completion of this course unit, students/learners will or will be able to)

Definition of ergonomics
Effects on the working ergonomics
Place of ergonomics in the design of workstations

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 - Introduction and ergonomics -
2 - Antropometri -
3 - Work physiology -
4 - cognitive ergonomics -
5 - hardware ergonomics -
6 - Physical workplace regulations -
7 - Psychological workplace regulations -
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 - The concept of working time and breaks -
10 - Security-based workplace regulations -
11 - The ergonomics in the work place organization -
12 - The ergonomics in the work place organization -
13 - ergonomics in the design of hand tools -
14 - ergonomics in the design of personal protective equipment -
15 - Office ergonomics -
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

Course Notes

ASSESSMENT

Assessment & Grading of In-Term Activities Number of Activities Degree of Contribution (%) Description
Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5

CONTRIBUTION OF THE COURSE UNIT TO THE PROGRAMME LEARNING OUTCOMES

KNOWLEDGE

Theoretical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Occupational Health and Safety analyzes which have applications in the field, evaluate and develop applications for their solutions.
5

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Occupational Health and analyzes the existing applications in the security field, evaluate and develop applications for their solutions ..
5

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
One system, the components of that system, it analyzes the process of examining the system and designed in accordance with the system of realistic constraints and objectives
4
2
Occupational Health and Safety modeling and solving problems wins.
4

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Occupational Health and Safety identifies problems that could be encountered in the field and for this purpose the appropriate method of selection problems gain practical skills to be used in solution.
3
2
Necessary for Occupational Health and Safety applications, select and use technology tools, use information technology effectively.
3
3
to examine the problems in the Occupational Health and Safety, experimental design, do experiments, collect data, analyze the results and comments.
5

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Show an ability to work effectively within a team
4
2
Individually, it works effectively, take responsibility.
3

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Reach the necessary information for a specified problem and do research for this purpose
4
2
The Occupational Health and Safety, keep track of all the developments and has the ability to constantly renew itself.
3

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Gain the ability to communicate orally and in writing and speak at least one foreign language
1

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
t has the professional and ethical responsibility
4
2
Occupational Health and Safety has information about the application of the effects of universal and social dimensions of the problem and the solution, costs are aware of the importance of innovative approaches to the solution.
4

WORKLOAD & ECTS CREDITS OF THE COURSE UNIT

Workload for Learning & Teaching Activities

Type of the Learning Activites Learning Activities (# of week) Duration (hours, h) Workload (h)
Lecture & In-Class Activities 14 3 42
Preliminary & Further Study 14 3 42
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Reading 14 3 42
Assignment (Homework) 0 0 0
Project Work 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Internship 0 0 0
Technical Visit 0 0 0
Web Based Learning 0 0 0
Implementation/Application/Practice 0 0 0
Practice at a workplace 0 0 0
Occupational Activity 0 0 0
Social Activity 0 0 0
Thesis Work 0 0 0
Field Study 0 0 0
Report Writing 0 0 0
Final Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Final Exam 1 13 13
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 1 13 13
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 46 0 154
Total Workload of the Course Unit 154
Workload (h) / 25.5 6
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 6,0