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Ph.D.Occupational Health And Safety

Tuition fee $6,700.00 per programme
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Overview

On completion of the program it is expected that students should be able to: design and implement an occupational health and safety management system that reflects the OHS needs of an organisation; critically review the risk management processes that have been developed for a workplace and/or industry including the characterisation of incident-investigation processes identifying issues in specific industries/workplaces; critically review and synthesise the factors that influence the application of occupational health and safety legislation in the workplace; synthesise the potential impacts of hazards according to type and predict when a hazard may become a risk; use research skills to assess the implementation of safe design in relation to controlling potential impacts on people, plant and/or the environment; undertake and report on a workplace-based research project; and demonstrate professional skills which include making verbal and written arguments in support of workplace safety and health issues.

Programme structure

Doctorate Program in OHS is a 180 ECTS credit program with a duration of 3 academic years and with 6 consecutive 30-ECTS semesters. The regular program consists of 7 courses of 21 local credits and a thesis. The course work has 60 ECTS credits while the thesis has 120 ECTS credits . The institute, upon a request by the program director, may require the prospective student to enroll additional courses if his/her background is not considered to be sufficient to follow the program requirements.

Career opportunities

Occupational health and safety specialists analyze many types of work environments and work procedures. Specialists inspect workplaces for adherence to regulations on safety, health, and the environment. They also design programs to prevent disease or injury to workers and damage to the environment.

Apply now! Winter 2018
Application start
Nov 15, 2017
Application deadline
Feb 15, 2018 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Feb 15, 2018
Apply now! Fall 2017
Application deadline
Sep 15, 2017 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Sep 20, 2017

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States