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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5203

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
011677

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To interpret and apply work health safety laws in Australia. Understand the importance of the law to corporate social responsibilities.

Course content

Socio-legal issues; historical development, legal frameworks, interface between Work Health Safety, Workers Compensation, Equal Employment Opportunity, Industrial Relations and Corporate Social Responsibility.

Textbook(s)

Johnstone, R., Bluff, E. and Clayton, A. 2012, Work Health and Safety Law and Policy, 3rd edition, Thompson Reuters

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
External (Optional on-campus workshop [Refer to course outline]) 1 day x N/A
External 4.5 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Online activities N/A 30% N/A
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2500 words 40% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

Ms Imogen Domin
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School of Engineering

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