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Occupational Safety, Health & Wellbeing Masters - MSc/PgD/PgC /Distance Learning

Cardiff Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Llandaff Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    26-SEP-22, 16-JAN-23

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Course Overview

The aim of the MSc Occupational Safety, Health and Wellbeing Masters is to enable practitioners to develop holistic approaches to enhancing organisational safety and health through improved worker engagement and wellbeing. The masters degree is designed to enhance the students current understanding and application of occupational health and safety management by enabling students to develop a more holistic approach to influencing worker and organisational performance through the contemporary concepts of worker engagement and wellbeing.

Assessment

To reflect the applied nature of study, the programme contains no unseen written examinations. Instead, assessments include: Written assessments - such as reports, essays, case studies and an academic poster; Oral assessments - Oral presentation and professional viva. Assessment tasks encourage students to select specific topics of study that are relevant to them and their practice. Students can exit at Postgraduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma levels.

Employability & Careers

The IOSH salary survey (2016) indicates that the average salary for a Health and Safety professional with a master's degree qualification is £50,000. Many Graduates are now in Senior Management and Director Level positions. Other Graduates have gone on to undertake a PhD and to teach, either in Cardiff Met or other universities across the world.

Application deadline

27 June 2022, 24 October 2022

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 15,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Cardiff Metropolitan University

  • University League Table

    63rd

  • Campus address

    Cardiff Metropolitan University, Student Recruitment & Admissions, Western Avenue, Cardiff, Cardiff, CF5 2YB, Wales

Dedicated support for international students from applying through to settling in.
A diverse student body with students from across 140 countries worldwide.
The first University of Sanctuary in Wales.

Subject rankings

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    107th out of 122 1

    52nd out of 79 6

  • Entry standards

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    105 49%

    93rd

    18
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    64.0 64%

    73rd

    8
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.93 79%

    76th

    31
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    / Max 177
    120 70%

    45th

    18
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    95.0 95%

    9th

    47
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.08 82%

    32nd

    30

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