OHSE6050

Current Practice in Occupational Health and Safety

10 Units

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.

Faculty Faculty of Health and Medicine
School School of Health Sciences
Availability Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this 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

Online

Online Activity

Online 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Self-Directed Learning

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

Timetable 2017 Course Timetables for OHSE6050
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