Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

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061160A


Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety is multidisciplinary in design and equips students with advanced knowledge and skills in risk assessment, risk management, ergonomics, occupational health, law, management, and occupational hygiene.
Graduates of this program can pursue senior management positions in a variety of industries locally and overseas.
Why choose this course?
This course focuses on developing occupational health and safety professionals who are able to apply current knowledge and analytical methods to the management and improvement of occupational health and safety in an organisation. The course 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.
Career outcomes
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.


Department

Which department am I in? QUT Faculty of Health


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Other English Language Requirements accepted: Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) overall score of 64 with no sub-score less than 58; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) score of 58; Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) Overall Grade C1.


Entry Requirement For International Student

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher award) in any discipline; or a completed recognised diploma in occupational health and safety with at least three years full-time equivalent work experience in an occupational health and safety role
English Language Requirements:
Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) overall score is 64 and no sub-score less than 58, Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) overall score is 58, Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) overall Grade is C1. Students from other countries should have country specific requirements equivalent to Australia.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) offers below pathways courses for this subject Extended Foundation
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU)


Full Time (1 year)

A$28,700.00 (US$ 22,449) per year

19 February 2018, 23 July 2018

Kelvin Grove Campus Victoria Park Road, KELVIN GROVE, Queensland, 4059, BRISBANE, Australia


Online/Distance (Variable)

A$28,700.00 (US$ 22,449) per year

19 February 2018, 23 July 2018

Kelvin Grove Campus Victoria Park Road, KELVIN GROVE, Queensland, 4059, BRISBANE, Australia