Available in 2018
Course code



10 units


2000 level

Course handbook


This course considers the fundamental principles & practices of occupational safety and health management systems in a wide range of working environments with reference to Singapore OHS legislation.

The course is only offered externally in Singapore and focuses on experiential learning and problem based learning (pbl) techniques.


UoN Singapore

  • Trimester 1 - 2018 (Singapore)

Learning outcomes

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

1. Establish an OSH policy and procedures, objectives and processes to deliver results

2. Implement the processes

3. Monitor and measure processes and report the results

4. Take actions to continually improve OSH performances


Students will work individually or in small groups to develop an OSH policy and procedures.

In addition they will examine the various processes to plan, implement, operate measure, monitor and review safety and health management in the workplace.

Workplace visits will provide opportunities for direct observation of the various approaches to OHS management.


This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Environmental & Occupational Health & Safety program.

Assessment items

Written Assignment: A1 - Written Assignment

Report: A2 - Written Assignment - Worksite Visit Report

Formal Examination: Examination: Formal

Contact hours

UoN Singapore


Face to Face On Campus 39 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Total face to face contact will be 39 hours.