Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Schools

Mech & Mine Engineering School, Sustainable Minerals Institute

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

Flexible delivery

Restricted

Quota: Minimum of 5 enrolments

Assessment methods

Discussion, Quizzes, Reports

Course coordinator

A/Prof Carmel Bofinger (c.bofinger@uq.edu.au) & Prof David Cliff (d.cliff@mishc.uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia External Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

(Minimum enrolment quota of 5 students.) This course is designed to provide students with the ability to recognise generic mine occupational health hazards and to understand the impact they may have on human health if they are not managed to certain standards. Generic hazards include a range of chemical hazards, fatigue, noise, respirable dust, diesel emissions, radiation, light and musculoskeletal conditions. This course provides students with the skills to manage these hazards under a normal operating situation as well as during an emergency response.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia External Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 External Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 External Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 External Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 2, 2009 External Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 1, 2008 External Flexible Delivery Course Profile
Semester 2, 2008 External Flexible Delivery Course Profile