Occupational Exposure and Risk Assessment I and II

Module Overview

The module aims to give you a comprehensive understanding of methodologies and techniques used in occupational hygiene in the measurement and assessment of workplace hazards. The module covers: approaches to workplace risk assessment for physical, chemical and biological hazards and decision making on the extent of risk. The module also covers strategies for collecting occupational exposure data and methods for selecting control measures (to protect health) and assessment of their effectiveness.

Credits

20 credits

Module Dates

2013/14 dates 
Week 1 25 – 29 November
Week 2 2 – 6 December

Assessment

One 2hr written examination

Academics involved in the delivery of this module

Steven Sadhra

Course fact file

Type of Course: Module