Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Kaizenin Temelleri ISL 476 8 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses <p>Production management, Production systems</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi KAMİL TAŞKIN
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi KAMİL TAŞKIN,
Course Assistants

Res. Asist. Asuman Üstündağ

Course Category Teaching Suitable For Field
Course Objective

Teaching the Kaizen method applied in businesses to students

Course Content

It includes techniques and methods to adapt Kaizen applications to businesses. The course was developed with Kaizen Institute Turkey.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Lecture, Testing,
2 Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
3 Problem Solving, Demonstration, Drilland Practice, Lecture, Project / Design, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Understanding of Kaizen and its importance and philosophy, examples of Kaizen Practice
2 Kaizen's implementation steps, Kaizen's point of view, Kaizen's paradigms
3 Ohno's 7 + 1 wasting concept and 5S concept
4 Ohno's 5S concept
5 16 Missing type, Loss elimination methods, Poko Yoke systematic approach
6 TPM and Total Productive Maintenan
7 Autonomous and Planned Maintenance activities
8 Machine - equipment losses and OEE calculation method, analysis of OEE losses with Kobetsu Kaizen
9 Midterm
10 Determining the Kaizen problem and preparing the problem by problem solving
11 Kobetsu Kaizen structuring and development and SMED applications
12 Redesign the workflow more efficiently
13 Understanding of methods such as Value Stream Mapping and One Piece Flow.
14 Cycle Time and Kanban to reduce inventory
Course Notes <p>Kaizen lecture notes</p>
Course Resources

Masaaki İmai, Kaizen 

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Our students will have fundamental knowledge in business administration. X
2 Our students will be able to work in teams, and share information with team members in tasks of business administration X
3 Our students will identify and analyse problems to offer solutions in tasks of business administration. X
4 Our students will participate in projects about business administration process and tasks. X
5 Our students will accept responsibility in order to conclude tasks of business administration. X
6 Our students will define ethical problems in work environment and generate solutions. X
7 Our students can transfer their knowledge and suggestions with technology supported tools and written communication skills. X
8 Our students can transfer their knowledge and suggestions by written and verbal communication skills. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
3. Kısa Sınav 0
3. Kısa Sınav 0
1. Ara Sınav 70
Total 90
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 14 2 28
Mid-terms 1 2 2
Performance Task (Application) 1 10 10
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 5 70
Quiz 2 1 2
Final examination 1 2 2
Total Workload 114
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.56
dersAKTSKredisi 5