Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

School

Earth and Environment Sc Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Contact hours

Incompatible

OHSS2001

Assessment methods

Intrasemester and End of Semester assessment: including examination(s).

Course coordinator

Dr Kelly Johnstone (k.johnstone2@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

This course extends and applies theoretical concepts gained from the physical and behavioural sciences into the applied area of occupational safety. The impact and influence of physical and mechanical exposures and influences within the workplace on the safety of workers will be discussed and assessed. The use of safety standards in providing a safe workplace will be reviewed. The concept of the hierarchy of control will be applied within the framework of legislative requirement.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile