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Postgraduate | ACU-OHSE601 | 2023

Principles of OHSE Management

Tally the responsibilities of the occupational health, safety and environment manager. Become aware of common OHSE hazards and risks. Test the conceptual frameworks that guide best practice. Keep up to date with legislation and industrial law.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
12 weeks

Start dates

  • 24 Apr 2023
  • 17 July 2023
  • 9 Oct 2023

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Principles of OHSE Management

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject students should be able to:

    • Compare and contrast occupational health, safety and environmental concepts, processes and performance measures including advanced concepts of hazard and risk;
    • Describe the conceptual structure underpinning OHSE professional practice;
    • Communicate technical information and theoretical concepts effectively with OHSE professionals in a variety of relevant contexts;
    • Analyse the main organisational, technological, industrial law and socio-cultural factors that influence OHSE related decision making.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • ACU-OHS601 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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