HEALTH, WORK AND PLAY

HBS1HWP

2021

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.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorVictoria Weale

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsHBS1ESH

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Interpret and apply data from anthropometric sources.
02. Describe and analyse hazards in a variety of settings, and utilise a systems approach to consider appropriate interventions.
03. Describe and apply key concepts related to usability and product design.
04. Analyse factors that contribute to accidents.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVictoria Weale

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Contributions to online discussion (600-words equivalent)Contributions marked according to specific criteria.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One individual written report (1,500-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO2

One individual written report (1,500-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO3

Two 20-minute online quizzes (700-words equivalent, total)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4