HEALTH, WORK AND PLAY

HBS1HWP

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline


This subject aims to enable students to understand the importance for health and safety of planning and designing work, and other activities to suit human needs, capacities, and limitations. Students will work individually to investigate issues drawn from road safety, occupational health and safety, and the wider community, using a systematic approach to problem solving based on Ergonomics, Safety and Health (ESH) principles of professional practice.


SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorVictoria Weale

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects HBS1ESH

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Interpret and apply data from anthropometric sources.

Activities:
Online discussion, online quizzes

02. Describe and analyse hazards in a variety of settings, and utilise a systems approach to consider appropriate interventions.

Activities:
Written assignment, online quizzes, online discussion

03. Describe and apply key concepts related to usability and product design.

Activities:
Written assignment, online discussion, online quizzes.

04. Analyse factors that contribute to accidents.

Activities:
Case study analysis, online quizzes

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