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Occupational Health and Safety Science

University of Queensland

Master
18 months
Duration
41040 AUD/year
26220 AUD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

Occupational Health and Safety Science offered at the University of Queensland equips graduate entry students with the theoretical knowledge, practical application and professional attributes necessary for a career in occupational health and safety. 

Overview

Occupational Health and Safety Science offered at the University of Queensland program addresses well established industry hazards (chemical, physical, mechanical, biological and psychosocial) within the context of the core OHS disciplines - Occupational Hygiene, Ergonomics, Occupational Health, Safety Science and Risk Management. In addition students will be required to conduct industry based research.

This degree is accredited by the Australian Occupational Health and Safety Education Accreditation Board. 

Completion of the degree will assist graduates in achieving membership, and subsequent professional certification with the Safety Institute of Australia.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following professional bodies:

  • Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists Inc
  • Safety Institute of Australia Ltd
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia Inc.

Accreditation

Australian Occupational Health and Safety Education Accreditation Board

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Occupational Health & Safety Law
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Occupational Safety Science
  • Occupational Hygiene
  • Occupational Health
  • Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems
  •  Risk Management
  • Physical Ergonomics
  • Industry Research Project in Occupational Health and Safety

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

 CRICOS code: 077534M

  • Bachelor degree in science, engineering, health science, or an approved discipline; with approved tertiary level background in chemistry and biology.
  • UQ or equivalent GPA of 4 or above on a 7 point scale.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41040 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41040 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    26220 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26220 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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