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Graduate Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth

2014 Summer Term

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3 Units

BEHAVIORAL ASPECTS OF ACCIDENT PREVENTION

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 650

Selected theories of accident causation and countermeasures are studied. Examination of physiological, medical, psychological, and sociological factors which influence behavior, and methods for modifying unsafe behavior. Prereq: Consent of instructor.


3 Units

ERGONOMICS

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 688

This course is intended to provide the student with basic introductory information concerning human information processing capabilities and limitations. Ergonomic strategies for preventing manual material handling, repetitive motion injury and ergonomic design and evaluation of man-machine systems will be included in the course. Prereq: Consent of instructor.


3 Units

SYSTEM SAFETY ANALYSIS

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 787

Introduction to the system technique as applied to the recognition of potential accident situations in occupational environments. Concentration will be on the qualitative aspects of safety, utilizing numerous examples and problems.


3 Units

READINGS AND RESEARCH IN SAFETY

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 789

Students will examine research and professional issues and apply the information to a problem of their choice. This course will be required of students who choose the non-thesis option of the M.S. in Safety. In lieu of a thesis, students will complete this course and 33 additional graduate credits. This course will provide a "capstone" graduate program experience.


1-6 Units

PRACTICUM

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 793

Safety Studies Practicum.


1-3 Units

INDIVIDUAL STUDIES

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 798

Study of a selected topic or topics under the direction of a faculty member.


1-6 Units

THESIS RESEARCH

Safety-Occ and Env Sfty & Hlth 799

Students must complete a Thesis Proposal Form in the Graduate Studies Office before registering for this course.

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