Health and Safety Management in High Risk Industries

Campus
Muyenga
Level
Postgraduate
Instructor
Credit
4 CU
Method
Lecture, Online

Background

The course unit aims at providing students with an advanced, multi-disciplinary and current understanding of the effects of chemicals on human and environmental health and the consequent impact on chemical risk assessment and regulation, as well as making informed decisions in terms of potential health risks for both humans and the environment.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course a student will be able to:

The students will develop an understanding of the major concepts of the typographies of high risk industries, HSE management systems, risk control and chemical and biological health hazards.

How you study

• Formal lectures;
• Group work;
• Case studies;
• Industrial/commercial visits; and
• Student centered learning.

Assessment

Course work/Assignments 60%
Research Proposal 40%

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