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Occupational Safety, Health and Wellbeing - MSc/PgD/PgC

Occupational Safety, Health and Wellbeing - MSc/PgD/PgC

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Occupational Health & Safety Personal Development (Business) Self Development

Course type


Course Summary

The aim of the MSc Occupational Safety, Health and Wellbeing Masters is to enable practitioners to develop holistic approaches to enhancing organisational safety and health through improved worker engagement and wellbeing. The master’s degree is designed to enhance the student’s current understanding and application of occupational health and safety management by enabling students to develop a more holistic approach to influencing worker and organisational performance through the contemporary concepts of worker engagement and wellbeing. This MSc is assessed by coursework. Examples of assessment tasks include reports, essays, case studies, oral presentations and an academic poster. Assessment tasks encourage students to select specific topics of study that are relevant to them and their practice. Students can exit at Postgraduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma levels.

Different course options

Full time | Llandaff Campus | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



The aim of the module is to enable students to compare and contrast approaches to influencing worker behaviour and evaluate their effectiveness in improving health, safety and wellbeing performance in the workplace.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants from all sector both here in the UK and elsewhere from across the world: Potential students are normally expected to have a degree in a discipline relating to occupational safety and health; However, candidates with other relevant qualifications or experience in occupational safety and health, or an allied profession, will be considered.

University information

Cardiff Metropolitan University is one of Cardiff’s oldest educational institutions, having gone through several name changes during its history. It has two campuses (Cyncoed and Llandaff) which are just outside the city centre and provides a range of different courses. Approximately 35% of its students are studying a postgraduate qualification, and 30% of their overall attendees are mature students. The university was awarded a Silver...more