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SLE731 - Occupational Hygiene Practice

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Enrolment modes:(X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 1
Previously coded as:


EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

K Gawne



Contact hours:

Requires attendance at Deakin University Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus full time for a practical block period of one week duration, followed by off-campus study for the remainder of the trimester.

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.


Practical topics include sampling and analysis of dusts, gases and vapours; direct reading instruments; execution of an occupational hygiene survey; ventilation assessment and design; assessment of ionising and non-ionising radiation; noise measurement; audiometry; lighting; and work physiology and databases and online resources covering occupational hygiene methods, legislation and practice.


Practical reports 50%, occupational hygiene survey report 25%, walk through survey report 25%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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