18 months
Duration
37400 AUD/year
23400 AUD/year
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About

This Occupational Health and Safety course from Curtin University is designed to develop your passion for the field and inspire your vision of creating a safer and healthier workplace for workers and the community.   

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Our graduates are creative, innovative, confident and progressive individuals capable of and committed to upholding the standards and ethical values of the profession.

In this Occupational Health and Safety course from Curtin University , you will develop strong theoretical and practical OHS skills and discover new knowledge and novel ways of solving problems. In your final semester you will complete an original research project under the guidance of one of our experienced staff.

It is possible to exit this course with a Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or a Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety once you have completed certain units.

Why study   

  • These courses will give you a strong science basis to build solid occupational health and safety (OHS) skills.
  • They are offered both on and off campus using the latest technology including streaming video lectures.
  • Through these courses you'll gain good industry links to OHS professionals.

Career information

Occupational health and safety graduates can gain employment in a variety of industries including mining, oil, gas, manufacturing and construction. There is also demand for graduates in corporate, government, health and academic sectors.

With the stringent legislative requirements for health and safety in the workplace, and the increase in resources and commodity prices expected to continue, future demand for tertiary qualified occupational health and safety professionals is expected to be high.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accident Prevention and Safety Management
  • Occupational Hygiene and Chemical Safety
  • Risk Management and Safety Technology
  • Health and Safety Economics and Management
  • Ergonomics
  • Compensation and Injury Management  
  • Epidemiology and Evidence

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

300 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Curtin University and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 099031G  

  • A Bachelor of Science with at least two years' relevant post-qualification work experience. 
  • Your work experience will be assessed on the basis of your level of seniority and responsibility, job description, work-based referee reports, publications or other written reports and short courses or conference attendance.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37400 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    23400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23400 AUD per year during 18 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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