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Postgraduate | CUR-OHS520 | 2024

Compensation and Injury Management

Course information for 2024 intake

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

Start dates

  • 15 July 2024
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About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. analyse the consequences for the individual worker of occupational injury, disease, and ill health
    2. demonstrate a detailed understanding of the modern approach to responsible management of work-related injuries consistent with the applicable legislation, appropriate policies, procedures and organisational processes
    3. recognise the need to consider a broad spectrum of potential employee health and injury factors and the fitness for work obligations and evaluations required within a legislative and ethical framework
    4. design an effective return to work program incorporating the expertise, consultation, monitoring and other obligations of all stakeholders in the injury management process

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-OHS-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees