Campuses and locations
The University of Newcastle is a multi-campus institution offering programs in a number of locations.
Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.
Face to Face
1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 years maximum.
Create healthy, innovative workplaces. It’s a safe path to career success.
In Singapore and worldwide, there’s surging demand for experts with dual knowledge in environmental health and OHS. This world-class degree combines the two fields, giving you the best foundation for a successful career at home or abroad.
Protect the health and safety of others. Improve workplace efficiency. Create better work environments for local and global innovation. Delivered at UON Singapore, this program is designed to complement your work and personal commitments – helping you advance your career and gain global connections while you work.
This multi-disciplinary course equips you with in-depth knowledge and experience in the fields of environmental health and occupational health and safety (OHS).
Delivered in partnership with the PSB Academy in Singapore, you’ll explore academic content and theoretical principles within a Singapore context and with an Asian perspective on professional practice. You will:
Areas of study include:
This program is designed to complement your work and personal commitments, with courses offered during the evenings. Comprised of 16 courses of study (160 units), you can complete this degree in 2 years full-time or equivalent part-time.
Download a program plan for further details on your degree's structure and what courses you will study.
These program plans are applicable to new students. Current students should refer to the program handbook to access the plan relevant to the year they commenced.
UON graduates are very employable and highly regarded. Many of our graduates have advanced rapidly in their careers and are now in management roles around the globe.
Following graduation, choose from a wide range of rewarding professional and management roles. Examples include working as a consultant, trainer, or in-plant environmental and safety advisor.
You’ll gain extensive OHS practical experience throughout this degree, with opportunities to attend industrial sites and perform environmental field visits. You’ll also conduct environmental and risk assessment evaluations as part of your assessments.