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SLE731 - Occupational Hygiene Practice

Unit details

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Enrolment modes:(X)
Credit point(s):1
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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.


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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