In this course, you will develop knowledge and skills to assess and manage risks to human health from hazards in natural and built environments. You will identify hazards and exposure pathways relevant to water, air, soil, food, waste, noise, radiation, pests, and vectors. You will also develop skills to locate and apply legislation and regulations relevant to public health and occupational health and safety. You will work in multi-disciplinary teams to characterise risks and develop risk mitigation strategies for managing mass events, disasters and communicable disease outbreaks.
- Semester of offer Subject to change
- Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
- Moreton Bay: Semester 2
- Student contribution band
- Band 2A
- Tuition fee
- 2.2A: Computing, Built Environment, Other Health
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