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Health and Safety Economics and Management

Postgraduate | CUR-OHS540 | 2024

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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Health and Safety Economics and Management

About this subject

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

    1. apply and evaluate the systems approach to the management of occupational health and safety
    2. critically evaluate the effectiveness of health and safety management programs and initiatives
    3. understand the impact of economic considerations on the development and implementation of occupational health and safety programs
    4. develop a comprehensive approach to the management of emergencies and business continuity planning, with a focus on major hazard facilities

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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