Health and Safety Field of Study
Part of the Master of Responsible Resource Development program
Commencing semesters, 2017
School of Mechanical & Mining Engineering
Postgraduate Coursework Program Coordinator Sustainable Minerals Institute
Phone: 07 3346 3015
International Student Advisor
Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980
Why study Health and Safety?
Coordinated by the Minerals Industry Safety & Health Centre (MISHC), the Health and Safety field of specialisation offers technically comprehensive courses to equip students with an understanding of the concepts and issues connected to minerals industry risk management and the skills to implement good practice in their operations. The courses will cover a range of key Health and Safety topic areas including risk management, human factors engineering, occupational health and safety in mining, and incident investigation and analysis. The use of current case studies enables students to explore practical mining industry outcomes that can be applied to their own work context, bringing together innovative research and industry knowledge to create safer and healthier working environments.
View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Health and Safety field of study.
What it costs
Please view the Master of Responsible Resource Development for indicative fees.
How to apply
Please view the Master of Responsible Resource Development for information on key dates and how to apply.