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Course Description

This course introduces aspects of occupational health and safety that are relevant to students regardless of their career choice. In the first half of the course, we will discuss workplace safety and accidents including what to do in case of a work-related incident. In the second half of the course, the nature of common occupational health hazards, their effects upon the human body and examples of typical protective devices and measures to reduce the risk are examined. Techniques of hazard recognition, evaluation and control are examined.

Notes

This course is fully online and asynchronous, meaning you typically will not have to be online at specific times. You will engage in course-related activities through online tools such as announcements, discussions, and email. Your course learning will be based on weekly module content and activities that you can go through independently. Note: there are still deadlines for assignment submissions, and you may be expected to participate in discussion board interactions with your peers on a regular basis.

Your instructor may also include occasional scheduled sessions for Q&As and other discussion activities, using web conferencing tools such as Zoom and Google Meet. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.

Note for Intensive sections only: intensive section(s) of this course, scheduled for delivery over a 5 day period, will require students to be in class throughout each day, and may include additional asynchronous components, recorded material, group work. etc. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.

This course includes on-campus section(s) for the Spring/Summer 2022 term. To determine on-campus sections look for “Classroom” on the section details summary and/or “Downtown” as the location. Students must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit proof of vaccination in order to attend on-campus classes. For more details about fulfilling vaccination requirements, visit Chang School’s COVID-19 Information and Updates.

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Course Sections
Class Number
5827
Type
LEC
Dates
Sep 12, 2022 to Dec 16, 2022
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
5828
Type
LEC
Dates
Sep 12, 2022 to Dec 16, 2022
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
5829
Type
LEC
Dates
Jan 16, 2023 to Apr 21, 2023
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
5830
Type
LEC
Dates
Jan 16, 2023 to Apr 21, 2023
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1527
Type
LEC
Dates
May 01, 2023 to Jul 28, 2023
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1526
Type
LEC
Dates
May 01, 2023 to Jul 28, 2023
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1525
Type
LEC
Dates
May 01, 2023 to Jul 28, 2023
Delivery Options
Online  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1528
Type
LEC
Days
M, T, W, Th, F
Time
8:30AM to 6:00PM
Dates
May 15, 2023 to May 19, 2023
Schedule
Contact Hours
47.5
Delivery Options
Intensive  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information
Class Number
1529
Type
LEC
Days
M, T, W, Th, F
Time
8:30AM to 6:00PM
Dates
Jun 05, 2023 to Jun 09, 2023
Schedule
Contact Hours
47.5
Delivery Options
Intensive  
Fees
Domestic Fee non-credit $596.69 Click here to get more information
International Fee non-credit $0.00 Click here to get more information