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Occupational Safety and Health BSc (Hons)

University of the West of Scotland

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UCAS CODE: N620

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Lanarkshire Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The BSc (Hons) Occupational Safety & Health course at UWS will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to manage the health and safety of your organisation.This degree will give you a competitive edge as an occupational safety and health professional in a range of industry sectors.Ensuring health and safety in the workplace has evolved from the traditional role of accident prevention and protection of individual employees, to now include safety management systems, risk assessment, risk reduction and risk control techniques. Modern approaches to occupational safety and health are as much, if not more, about fostering a safe and healthy work culture amongst the workforce as about setting out prescriptive measures. Professional Approval and Accreditation You will be eligible to apply for a graduate membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (Grad IOSH). You can then complete further learning to become a Chartered Member of IOSH.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 13,325per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : BCC

Including Biology or Human Biology.Year 2 entry with A Levels in BBC including Biology.

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University information

University of the West of Scotland

  • University League Table

    103rd

  • Campus address

    University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, High Street, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2BE, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    71st out of 122 19

    31st out of 58 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    141 66%

    35th

    23
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54.0 54%

    91st

    16
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    68th

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90.0 90%

    26th

    2
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%

    22nd

    25

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