Occupational Health

University College Cork


Course Name Occupational Health
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKX06
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: Next intake September 2021
Application Date EU Closing Date: Not on offer 2020/2021.
Non-EU Closing Date: Not currently open to Non EU applicants.
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Duration 24 months Part-time.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time programme will be taught on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6.15pm to 9.30pm, for 18 months over 2 years.
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Expand+Who teaches this course
• Professor Ivan Perry - Head of School of Public Health
• Dr Birgit Greiner – Senior lecturer, Head of School of Public Health
• Dr Christie Godsmark – Lecturer, School of Public Health
• Ms Colette Cunningham...

Course Content

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UCC’s MSc Occupational Health is a part-time programme delivered on Monday and Thursday evening from 6.15pm to 9.30pm. The programme integrates occupational health and safety into a multidisciplinary perspective. It offers students ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows: Students take taught modules to the value of 60 credits and complete a research dissertation (EH6062) to the value of 30 credits.
Year 1
• EH6008 Information Retrieval and Interpretation in Occupational Healt...

Assessment Method There are four written exams in year 1 of the course. In addition to exams, there will be continuous assessments through oral presentations, group work and written essays.

During year 2, you will be required to undertake a group project and a reflective case study. An important aspect in this year is the formulation of a research project. The thesis assessment will involve submitting a dissertation and journalistic article based on your dissertation.
Careers or Further Progression

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There is a continuous demand for experts trained in the area of occupational health, safety and wellbeing across all sectors of work with many career opportunities. The course encourages a proactive approach in assessi...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Michelle Syron
+353 21 420 5520

Birgit Greiner
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