Available in 2017

Course handbook

Description

This course is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills in contemporary practice in Occupational health and safety. Methods and techniques for evaluating the effectiveness of practices are integrated into the course.


Availability2017 Course Timetables

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  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an understanding of foundations and principles which informs current practice in Occupational health and safety

2. Apply a range of theories to investigate, analyse and control accidents, incidents, events and disasters

3. Analyse and evaluate systems, frameworks, processes and methods in current practice in Occupational for health and safety

4. Evaluate Ocupational health and safety performance


Content

This course is organised around four modules

  1. Foundations and principles of current practice in Occupational health and safety
  2. Models and theories of accidents, incidents, events and disasters
  3. Systems, frameworks and processes in current practice in Occupational health and safety
  4. Evaluating Occupational health and safety

Assessment items

Report: Report on current practice in Occupational health and safety

Quiz: Online Test

Formal Examination: Final Exam


Contact hours

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Online Activity

Online 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 7 hour(s) per Week for Full Term