Short Title:Occ Safety & Health Envir Mgt
Full Title:Occupational Safety & Health Environment Management
Module Code:SAFT H1001
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Pharmacy
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Description:This module aims to provide the student with: The knowledge and understanding of the Health and Safety requirements in industry, including their legal requirements.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Describe the primary causes of accidents and injury in the work place
LO2 Apply the basics of fire safety, chemical & biological safety and safe lifting practices.
LO3 Write reports on accidents & incidents
LO4 Describe the use a range of safety equipment in the working environment
LO5 Describe the use of modern waste treatment and waste disposal methods

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Assignments and Online assessments 1,2 40.00 Ongoing
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination   60.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

This module has no Full Time workload.
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 1.50 Every Week 1.50
Directed Learning No Description 1.50 Every Week 1.50
Independent Learning No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • D. K. Wall 1999, Appropriate Company Procedures, Industrial Hygiene Made Easy, Moran Assoc. Press [ISBN: -1-880966-51-7]
  • M. McGuire Moran 1998, The Safety Handbook, Moran Assoc. Press [ISBN: 1-890166-50-9]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SGMPT_C Higher Certificate in Science in GMP and Technology 4 Mandatory