MSc Health, Safety and Risk Management is an online course taught through CampusMoodle, the university’s Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) which offers you flexibility of where and when you can study.
CampusMoodle provides you with full open access to tutors and other class members. You will have the benefit of being part of a group of learners with the invaluable opportunity to participate in active, group-related learning within a supportive online community setting.
The interactive virtual learning environment provides you with lecture and course materials including:
- Virtual tutorials
- Live chats
- Discussion forums - student and tutor led
- Up-to-date web technology for delivery methods
- User friendly material
The below represents full-time distance learning delivery, part-time distance learning may differ.
- Lectures - 15-30 students per group, 96 hours per semester
- Tutorial - 15-30 students per group, 48 hours per semester
- Project Supervision - 1 student per group, 12 hours per semester
- Independent Study - 456 hours per semester
The course requires you to become independent 'open learners' and take responsibility for when, where and how your learning occurs. You will spend approximately 8 hours per module per week working on your own, undertaking prescribed reading, preparing for group activities and researching and writing course reports.
Please note the below represent full-time distance learning delivery, part-time distance learning delivery will differ.
Typically students are assessed each year:
- 2 written assignments, including essays
- 3 reports
- 1 Capstone project
- 1 practical skills assessment
- 2 presentations
We aim to provide you with feedback within 20 working days of hand-in for all written exams, coursework and practical exams.
The Disability & Dyslexia Centre advises and supports students who disclose a sensory or mobility impairment, chronic medical condition, mental health issue, dyslexia and other specific learning differences. Applicants are encouraged to arrange a pre-entry visit to discuss any concerns and to view the facilities.
DISABILITY & DYSLEXIA CENTRE