Occupational Health - Online

University College Cork


Course Name Occupational Health - Online
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKX50
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, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 26th August 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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Duration 20 months Part-Time online
Course Delivery Method: Online

Additional Teaching Mode Information
This programme will be taught online over 22 months. As this is a structured Masters programme, students have to engage with their coursework consistently for the duration of each module.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates for the MSc programme in Occupational Health Online must meet one of the following criteria:
• An NFQ Level 8 honours bachelor degree (minimum Second Class Honours, Grade 2) in a relevant area, for example a health-related field (such a...

Comment Who teaches this course
The course is delivered by the School of Public Health staff in conjunction with the School of Law and the Centre for Adult Continuing Education at University College Cork.
Course Content

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UCC’s MSc Occupational Health is a part-time programme delivered wholly online offering students a structured programme with a flexible mode of learning. The programme integrates occupational health and safety into a multidisciplina...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take modules to the value of 90 credits as follows:
Part I - Year 1
• EH6107 Principles and Practices of Occupational Health and Safety (10 credits)
• EH6109 Occupational Health and Safety Management in the Workplace (10 credits)

Assessment Method A range of continuous assessments are used across the modules. These may include essays, case studies, online presentations, quiz, accumulative report writing, reflective journal and E-tivities.
Careers or Further Progression

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• Graduates already working in OSH or Occupational Health can progress in their career and move to higher-level managerial positions (e.g. Health and Safety Manager, Health Promotion Manager, Occupational Health and ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Michelle Syron
+353 21 4205520
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