Why choose this course from Queensland University of Technology ?
The Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety offered at Queensland University of Technology explores a number of areas of fundamental importance to OHS practice to ensure graduates are prepared to work across a range of industries and have the advanced knowledge and skills suitable for leadership positions.
Students may have the opportunity to complete up to 240 hours of placement during this course. This placement is not compulsory but does provide a valuable opportunity for career development and networking. You may also access QUT's career mentoring program which connects you with external industry professionals who are able to offer advice and coaching to support your career goals.
Leading industry professionals are contributors to the development and ongoing sustainment of our programs. They provide insight into emerging trends and are regular guest lecturers and presenters in many of the occupational health and safety subject areas.
Occupational Health and Safety graduates take responsibility for leading and facilitating organisations to attain healthy and safe working conditions, safe systems of work and to comply with work health and safety legislation.
OHS graduates are employed throughout industry, however the majority of OHS positions are in construction, mining, manufacturing, transport and human services. OHS professionals work in corporations, government and consulting firms. Entry level professionals will generally spend considerable amounts of time at workplaces interacting with workers and frontline management. This course provides a pathway towards mid to senior level employment in diverse organisational contexts.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Risk Assessment
- Occupational Health and Safety Management
- Toxicology and Occupational Hygiene
- Occupational Health
- Occupational Health and Safety Law and Policy
- Health, Safety and Environment Leadership and Management
- Human Factors and Ergonomics
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher award) with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4 (on QUT's 7 point scale) in any discipline.
International31100 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 31100 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National9600 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9600 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.
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