Postgraduate

Graduate Diploma in Work Health and Safety

Enhance your knowledge of work health and safety by completing a Graduate Diploma in Work Health and Safety.

Careers and further study

Take your studies to a new level with a postgraduate degree and discover what career opportunities lie ahead.

Career Pathways

This degree prepares students for work in the education, government and private sectors. Potential roles include Safety and Health Managers, Ergonomists and Educator roles in government departments such as Worksafe.

This degree prepares students for work in the education, government and private sectors. Potential roles include Safety and Health Managers, Ergonomists and Educator roles in government departments such as Worksafe.

This course could lead to these

Career Opportunities

Further Study





Fees and scholarships

Learn more about the fees that apply to you for this course. For fee type definitions and further assistance, see the Fee Calculator Help page. You can also search our database for scholarships that are relevant to you or this course.

Domestic Fees

Postgraduate - fee paying students

Course Credit Points
48
Annual Credit Points
48
Annual Fee - 2018
$23,900.00
Total Course Fee - 2018
$23,900.00

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.
International Fees

Postgraduate – onshore students

Course Credit Points
48
Annual Credit Points
48
Annual Fee - 2016
$34,000.00
Total Course Fee - 2016
$34,000.00
Annual Fee - 2017
$36,000.00
Total Course Fee - 2017
$36,000.00
Annual Fee - 2018
$37,300.00
Total Course Fee - 2018
$37,300.00

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Admission requirements

If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
(a) a Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Engineering, or Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;
or
(b)(i) a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
(ii) at least two years of full-time relevant professional experience.

Ranking and Selection Process

Where relevant, admission will be awarded to the highest ranked applicants or applicants selected based on the relevant requirements.

English competency

English is the language of instruction and assessment at UWA and you will need to meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible for a place.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this postgraduate course? Follow the steps and you’ll be on your way to joining us at UWA.

Course details

The Graduate Diploma in Work Health and Safety develops knowledge and skills in the scientific, behavioural, legal and business aspects of Work Health and Safety.

About The Course

This graduate diploma is underpinned with the theme of providing the science behind policy and practice and involves opportunities for students to network with industry representatives and participate in work health and safety teams through practicum placement.
Graduate Diploma in Work Health and Safety

Quick Details

Status
  • Available 2017
Locations
  • Perth
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1, Semester 2
Weekly contact time
  • For information regarding course contact hours and requirements refer to relevant details in the UWA Handbook.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 52330
CRICOS code
  • 073533M
Graduate Diploma in Work Health and Safety
Status
  • Available 2017
Locations
  • Perth
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1, Semester 2
Weekly contact time
  • For information regarding course contact hours and requirements refer to relevant details in the UWA Handbook.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 52330
CRICOS code
  • 073533M
Full time/part time duration
  • 1 year
Degrees course is available in
  • Graduate Diploma in Work Health and Safety