Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
Full-time or part-time
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|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||1 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
In addition to the curriculum of the graduate certificate, you will undertake further study into ergonomics, occupational hygiene, chemical safety, exposure measurement and evaluation. You will also be given additional opportunities to choose from a range of specialist topics.
Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students
A bachelor degree, preferably with a health, science or management related background, from a recognised tertiary institution.
Full-time study available subject to unit availability.
You will require regular access to a computer and the Internet.
Fees for Australian and New Zealand students
|2017||Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees.||$22,700*|
Fees are indicative only.
* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).
This course has national accreditation from the Australian Occupational Health and Safety Education Accreditation Board and international accreditation from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) (UK). Upon graduating, you are eligible to apply for IOSH membership and certification with the Safety Institute of Australia.
Applications for credit for recognised learning (CRL) are assessed on an individual basis.
Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)
Employment prospects are excellent, with graduates often earning above average salaries. Graduates gain employment in a variety of industries including mining, oil, gas, manufacturing and construction. There is also demand for graduates in corporate, government, health and academic sectors. With the stringent legislative requirements for health and safety in the workplace and the increase in resources and commodity prices expected to continue, future demand for tertiary qualified occupational health and safety professionals is expected to be high.
More information about Occupational Health and Safety
This course is only available to international students studying outside of Australia.