GD052 - Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

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RMIT program code: GD052
Plan name: Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
Plan code: GD052P13
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24

Contact details and related links


2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

Program GD052 is delivered in a mixed mode format, with one week each semester as full-time face-to-face contact on the Melbourne City campus, and the remainder of the semester being conducted through real time on-line tutorials.

Please note: the full-time study week is held outside the regular academic semester dates: attendance is compulsory.

Courses listed may not be available in every semester.

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Year One of Program

Year One consists of four courses - two in Semester 1 and two in Semester 2. The courses are taught in mixed mode, with a compulsory one week attendance in each semester at the city campus, and the remainder of the semester contact provided in real time on-line tutorials through the web.

In 2017 the Year 1 teaching block weeks will be: Semester 1 - February 13th - 17th and Semester 2 - July 3rd - 8th.

All lectures are recorded and, together with reading and other materials, are available online to students through myStudies via myRMIT. Many assignments are focused on an analysis of the student's organisation in relation to the relevant topic.

Semester One: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus1180
Critical Thinking and Decision Making12PUBH1384City Campus1181
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Occupational Ergonomics12PUBH1012City Campus1178
Work Health and Safety Legal Systems12ENVI1020City Campus1183
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Year Two consists of four courses - two in Semester 1 and two in Semester 2. The courses are taught in mixed mode, with a compulsory one week attendance in each semester at the city campus, and the remainder of the semester provided in real time on-line tutorials through the web.

In 2017 the Year 2 teaching block weeks will be: Semester 1 - February 20th - 25th and Semester 2 - July 10th - 14th.

All lectures are recorded and, together with reading and other materials, available online to students through myStudies via myRMIT. Many assignments and the final project are focused on an analysis of the student's organisation in relation to the relevant topic.

Stream One - Occupational Health and Safety: Semester One: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Occupational Hazards and Control 112YesPUBH1358City Campus1179
The Psychosocial Work Environment12YesPUBH1385City Campus1182
AND
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Semester Two: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Work Health and Safety and the Organisation12YesPUBH1360City Campus1180
Work Health and Safety Intervention Project12YesPUBH1386City Campus1181
OR

Stream Two - Occupational Hygiene: Semester One: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

There are currently no classes scheduled to satisfy this requirement.
}
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Work Health and Safety Intervention Project12YesPUBH1386City Campus1181
 

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Program structure enquiries

Assoc. Prof. Susanne Tepe
School of Science
Building: 3
Level: 2
Room: 3
Bowen Lane, Melbourne 3001
Tel: +61 3 9925 2899
Fax: +61 3 9925 5290
Email: susanne.tepe@rmit.edu.au

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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