Medicine & Health - Occupational Health Safety & Welfare Law

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Occupational Health Safety & Welfare Law
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code LW6109
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE Semester II: Will run from 27th February 2023
Application Date CLOSING DATE: 30th October 2022

How Do I Apply
This module will open for applications circa 1st August 2022.

To apply for this module please log on to the UCC APPLY page and create an account.
Gather any additional documents required (including a passport-style photo), copy of your degree parchment if not a previous UCC graduate.
An application fee of €35 will be payable on submission of your application via the same platform.
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Duration 8 weeks
Semester 2 (2023)

27th Feb – 26th Mar 4 weeks

27th March – 2nd April 1 week

One week break

3rd April – 30th April 4 weeks

Course Fee The fee for this course is €900 for EU Students.

The application fee is €35.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates who satisfy the programme eligibility criteria may, subject to the approval of the Programme Director/Coordinator, be permitted to take the module as part of UCC's commitment to Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and be provided wi...

Course Content

Module Objective: To introduce students to legal reasoning and to the sources of law; to give students an understanding of the statutory framework governing health and safety at work in Ireland and of the European context to the development ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Module Content: Introduction to law and the sources of law. The development of health and safety law and the influence of Europe. The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 and regulations made thereunder. The preparation of safety statements an...

Further Enquiries CPD Co-ordinator,
CPD Centre,
An tIonad um Fhorbairt Ghairmiúil Leanúnaigh,
Q+1 floor, The Boole Library, Main Quad, U.C.C.
OR via email at

Contact details
For Content Queries: Michelle Syron
+353 (0)21 4205520

For Application Queries: Dr. Darius Whelan, School of Law.
tel: +353 21 4903452
Location VENUE
On-line Programme: School of Public Health, 4th Floor,
Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Cork.
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