Module Legal and Ethical Aspects of Occupational Health (level 6)

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Duration Part-time, Single Module
Start date September 2020
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The aim of this module is to introduce you to the key legal, professional and ethical issues that are relevant to your practice in the field of occupational health so that they are able to practice from a well informed professional base.

Classroom-based induction days are usually scheduled for the first week of each term prior to the module start date. If you have not studied at the University of Cumbria in the past two years, attendance at an induction day is advised. Alternatively, a web-based induction programme is available for distance learning students.

The running of this module is dependent on there being sufficient numbers of interest.

Graduate destinations

This module can be studied as part of the University Advanced Diploma (UAD) Occupational Health.

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