Workplace Risk Management SCQF level 9; SCQF points 15; ECTS points 7.5

Workplace Risk Management (NU3941)

1. Overview

This module is suitable for registered nurses, management professionals and other individuals who have an interest in Occupational Health Management.

This module will enable the student to develop a critical understanding of risk management in the workplace.

2. What you will study

On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:

  • Examine the foundations of Health and Safety.
  • Discuss health and safety legislation, and policy.
  • Apply the risk assessment process.
  • Explore the principles of collaboration to enhance the risk management process.
  • Critically analyse the application of risk management within the workplace.

3. How you will learn

The module is delivered online (including online chat, virtual classroom and discussion forums). Students will engage with directed and self-directed learning activities supported by the module team.

4. Entry Requirements

Normally, applicants are expected to be able to demonstrate degree level study; however, if this is not the case, interested individuals are encouraged to make contact and discuss their circumstances.

5. How to apply

6. Prospects

Final Award:

On successful completion, credits can be used within the Professional Studies Framework to gain academic award:
Professional Studies Framework

 or

BSc Occupational Health

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SCQF level 9; SCQF points 15; ECTS points 7.5

Start Date

November 2017

Course Length

1 Semester

Mode of Attendance

Online Learning

Academic School
School of Nursing and Midwifery