Compensation and Injury Management
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- 19 Jul 2021
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- analyse the consequences for the individual worker of occupational injury, disease, and ill health
- 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
- 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
- design an effective return to work program incorporating the expertise, consultation, monitoring and other obligations of all stakeholders in the injury management process
In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
No additional requirements
Introduction to rehabilitation and services, fitness conditioning and work hardening, rehabilitation accreditation and providers, medico-legal and cultural issues, psycho-social issues, workers compensation legislation and injury management programs in the workplace.
Please Note: If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.
- Critical Literature Review (30%)
- Report (40%)
- Report and Presentation (30%)
Current study term: 18 Jul 21 to 24 Oct 21
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