University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Safety, Health and Environmental Management

This program produces health and safety practitioners, who can identify, assess and solve health, safety and environmental problems by applying the principles of good management. This course has been developed using the expertise of staff at the University, which has been recognised by the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) as a Centre of Excellence for Quality in Education. You will develop your knowledge of technical subject areas through an extension into managing health and safety, while giving due consideration to the sustainable economic development of business and the environment.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in a relevant subject, or an appropriate professional qualification, or an HNC/HND with adequate managerial experience. The course welcomes international applicants and requires an English level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

You will complete six modules and a dissertation: business law; research methods and professional development; business and risk management; environmental management; workplace evaluation and control; health and safety management.

Assessment methods

Many modules are continually assessed while other modules are a mixture of continuous assessment and examination.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,333 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Treforest Campus Pontypridd CF37 1DL Wales

Key information

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