Course DescriptionThis course is an advanced seminar course that explores different means of inquiry into occupational health and safety. The course gives students an opportunity to learn the skills required to source out, research, examine, and synthesize topics in OHS in some depth. In the workplace, OHS professionals need to investigate issues they may not have expertise in. The students obtain an in-depth exposure to topics by researching and analyzing information, figuring out the implications for the workplace, summarizing the issues, and offering recommendations.
Sample Course OutlineDistance Course Outline (subject to change)
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.