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CB64 - Master of Safety, Health and Environment

Safety, health and environment studies develops your expertise in the identification and anticipation of health, safety and environment hazards in the workplace and enables a systematic approach for their identification, assessment and control. The program will develop your skills and knowledge in the important planning, development and implementation of industry relevant safety, health and environment areas.

Study Mode

Online Education, Distance Learning & External study modes available

Career Opportunities

This program is for current professionals or for people from related fields looking to expand and extend their knowledge and skill base in advanced aspects of safety, health and environmental management. Possible employment areas include: the occupational health and safety and/or environmental areas of industry, government and community services. Areas of employment include: management and implementation of safety, health and environment policy's and procedures, investigations and development, industrial safety management, and environmental risk management.

Course Overview At A Glance

Program at a glance
Duration 2 years full-time/4 years part-time 
Availability/Campus Contact Domestic - External
Courses/Units of Credit 11 courses/76 units of credit
Faculty Sciences, Engineering & Health
How to Apply

direct to the University - ONLINE

Entry Requirements

An undergraduate degree in OHS, environmental science, science, engineering or technology, or graduates from other disciplines provided that they have an appropriate technical background. Professional OHS (non-degree) qualifications or equivalent who have had at least five years work experience at a middle or higher management level will be able to enter the GD OHS before possible acceptance into the M SH&E.

Professional Accreditation

not applicable

Residential School

see individual courses for Residential School details

Practicum/Work placement

not applicable

Exit Awards Graduate Diploma of Occupational Health and Safety , Graduate Certificate in Environmental Management
Interim Awards not applicable
Post Nominal MSHE 
Be What You Want To Be Phone: 13CQUni (132786); Enquire: Admissions
CRICOS Codes not-applicable

Program Aims

Safety, health and environment studies develops your expertise in the identification and anticipation of health, safety and environment hazards in the workplace and enables a systematic approach for their identification, assessment and control. The program will develop your skills and knowledge in the important planning, development and implementation of industry relevant safety, health and environment areas.

Program Structure

To satisfy the requirements of the award, students must complete 11 courses/76 units of credit.

Courses Offered

Plan 1 - Full Time 2 years
Course Code Course Name
Year 1 - Term 1
OCHS20029 Human Factors
OCHS20030 Occupational Health, Hygiene and Toxicology
Year 1 - Term 2
EVST20012 Water Management I
OCHS20031 Law and Management of Occupational Health and Safety
OCHS20032 Risk Management and Safety Technology
Year 1 - Term 3
OCHS20022 Issues in Workplace Health and Safety

After successful completion of above courses and of an additional course OCHS21027 Special Topics in Health - students can exit with the following:

GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (CF20)

Course Code Course Name
Year 2 - Term 1
ENEV20001 Air Quality Management I
ENEV20003 Water Management II
ENEV20005 Environmental Planning and Economics
Year 2 -Term 2
ENEV20002 Waste Minimisation and Cleaner Production
EVST20002 Land Management and Rehabilitation
Alternative Plan - Full Time 2 years
Course Code Course Name
Year 1 - Term 1
ENEV20001 Air Quality Management I
ENEV20005 Environmental Planning and Economics
Year 1 - Term 2
ENEV20002 Waste Minimisation and Cleaner Production
EVST20002 Land Management and Rehabilitation
EVST20012 Water Management I

After successful completion of the above courses listed in the Year 1 Full Time Alternative Plan - students can:

EXIT GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT CQ92

Course Code Course Name
Year 2 - Term 1
ENEV20003 Water Management II
OCHS20029 Human Factors
OCHS20030 Occupational Health, Hygiene and Toxicology
   
Year 2 - Term 2
OCHS20031 Law and Management of Occupational Health and Safety
OCHS20032 Risk Management and Safety Technology
Year 2 - Term 3
OCHS20022 Issues in Workplace Health and Safety

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