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University of Salford

Occupational Safety, Health and Well-Being

This course meets the educational needs created by the ever-increasing challenges facing occupational health and safety practitioners. It will enable you to develop the intellectual and analytical skills you need as a modern professional and will address the risks of disease, injury, and the design and manufacture of work equipment.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, in any subject. You must also fulfill the Institution of Occupational Health and Safety (IOSH) entry requirements, which require a basic knowledge of occupational safety and health. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Research and professional practice; risk: perception and management; organisational well-being; management of occupational health and safety; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: Project and learning portfolio; literature review; case study portfolio; critical evaluation; case study; case study development of strategy; seen examination; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,050 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,700 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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