The aim of the course is to provide an education which equips students with a range of competencies which support a career as Health and Safety Practitioners in both the private and public sectors. It is anticipated that such a practitioner will have the ability to make a contribution to their organisation, community, profession and wider society.
Students will have acquired in-depth knowledge and developed appropriate related skills that are associated with competent Risk Management Strategies and Techniques.
Students successfully completing the programme and the necessary work based experiential learning, and embracing the required professional body assessments, as required by the accrediting professional body, IOSH, will be prepared for the world of work as Health and Safety Practitioners.
Health and Safety Law in Practice
Organisation and Safety Management
Professional Practice (SHEMB)
Toxicology and Occupational Health and Hygiene
Understanding the Research Process
Sensible Risk Management
WSQ Advanced Certificate in Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) for Year 2 entry OR
WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) for Year 3 entry OR
Local polytechnic diplomas from a related subject area (including life-sciences and engineering based programmes) that have been formally recognized by the University or are deem to be equivalent OR
Students who have obtained the relevant qualification (WSQ Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health) would be granted certain exemptions for level 5. With that, students need to clear the module "Understanding the Research Process" of 3 months duration before being able to proceed to Level 6 (Year 3 equivalent). Total duration is 15 months OR
Any one of the following NEBOSH Diplomas for Year 2 entry:
24 months (Year 2)
15 months (Year 3)
Fees & Structure (Local)
|Duration & Structure||Tuition Fees||Non-tuition Fees|
|Year 2 (24 months)||S$24,824.00||S$700.00 - S$1,900.00|
|Year 3 (15 months)||S$15,729.00||S$700.00 - S$1,900.00|