Workplace Injury Management
This course introduces students to the concept of workplace injury management and the components that contribute to this concept. The course is designed to enable students to develop a broad view and a clear understanding of injury management and the current state and national legislative requirements. Students will study and be assessed on the theoretical principles of workplace injury management, and they will critique workplace injury management systems and apply the case management model in practice.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Health Sciences|
Semester 1 - 2014
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
On completing this course students should have the knowledge required to:
-Overview of the evolution of workplace injury management and workers’ compensation legislation and administration in Australia; -Introduction to workplace injury management in the different Australian states and territories; -Understand the various roles and responsibilities of the different stakeholders involved in the workplace injury management process; -Information management as it relates to workplace injury management; -Privacy legislation provisions applicable in workplace injury management; -workplace injury management in practice;- -Introduction to return-to-work co-ordination (WorkCover NSW).
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based
Email Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
|Compulsory Components||None listed|
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for HLSC61011|