OPT 210 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Professional English for Opticianry
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
OPT 210
Fall/Spring
2
0
2
3

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s) -
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is allow students to have knowledge about English terms related to their profession in addition to having knowledge of basic English.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Describe basic English words related to their profession
  • Use English names of the devices used in their profession
  • Make short speech about the professional issues
  • Define main terms used in health field in English
Course Content Definiton of the Subject, Definition of the Program, Duties and Responsibilities of Optician, General Anatomy, Anatomical Systems, Anatomy of the Eye, Machines and Devices, Samplesof Short Conservations in Opticianry, First Aid.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
X
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction to Professional English
2 Aim of the Course The textbooks referenced below and course slides
3 Definiton of the Subject The textbooks referenced below and course slides
4 Definition of the Program The textbooks referenced below and course slides
5 Duties and Responsibilities of Optician The textbooks referenced below and course slides
6 General Anatomy The textbooks referenced below and course slides
7 Anatomy – The Systems The textbooks referenced below and course slides
8 Midterm Exam
9 Anatomy of the Eye The textbooks referenced below and course slides
10 Machines and Devices The textbooks referenced below and course slides
11 General Terms in Health Services The textbooks referenced below and course slides
12 General Terms Used in Opticianry The textbooks referenced below and course slides
13 Samples of Short Conversation The textbooks referenced below and course slides
14 First Aid The textbooks referenced below and course slides
15 General Review The textbooks referenced below and course slides
16 Final

 

Course Notes/Textbooks Internet Sources Prospectus Lecture Notes
Suggested Readings/Materials

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
16
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
1
10
Homework / Assignments
5
20
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
70
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
30
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
15
1
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
1
4
Homework / Assignments
5
1
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
10
Final / Oral Exam
1
14
    Total
80

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To have the required contemporary theoretical and practical knowledge in his/her field

X
2

To use the material and technology related to his/her field, and make their maintenance, use the information and communication technologies at basic level

X
3

To have the competency to recognize the problems in his/her field, analyze them, develop evidence-based solutions and have the ability to share their suggestions with others

X
4

To be aware of legal responsibilities, conduct basic studies in her/his field independently

X
5

To communicate with patients, relatives and colleagues properly, comprehensively, honestly and explicitly, transfer his/her thoughts and knowledge through written and oral communication

X
6

To take responsibility as an active team member during the practices in his/her field

X
7

To commentate and evaluate the scientific information with a critical approach by the help of knowledge gained in his/her field

X
8

To comprehend the importance of lifelong learning, to determine and meet her/his learning needs, to develop herself/himself by monitoring the development in science and technology

X
9

To act by considering the universal ethical values, social and cultural characteristics

X
10

To know the concepts of occupational safety, patient safety, environmental protection and quality, and fulfill the requirements

X
11

To be able to follow information in his field and communicate with colleagues in English at least a level of European Language Portfolio A2 General Level

X
12

To have knowledge and skills related to the administrative responsibility and management of an optician’s store

13

To monitor visual health related products, determine the needs of the optician’s store and carry out activities for development

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest