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Occupational Safety and Risk Management
OCC SAFETY MGT
CLASS CODE: HS 486 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: HEALTH SCIENCE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to develop an understanding of basic occupational safety and health terminology, principles and practices through education and practical activities.
TAUGHT: Fall, Winter
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Elements of a successful safety and health program. The role of regulatory agencies in occupational safety and risk management.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Students will: 1) demonstrate a knowledge of skills and safety practices used in the workplace and the environment in general, 2) develop, plan, and implement a wide range program of safety skills and health tasks for self and others in various occupations.
REQUIREMENTS: Take lecture notes, read all assigned chapters and take weekly chapter quizzes, participate in group activities/labs, write one original research paper on some phase of occupational safety and health, take pre-test and post test examination.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2003