|Prerequisites for Module|
None in addition to course entry requirements
There are none
There are none
Aims of Module
1. To enable the student to evaluate and reflect critically on their personal and professional development and practical learning experience.
2. To provide the student with an ability to demonstrate the ability to apply their knowledge and understanding of health and safety and risk management to a current workplace related problem.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
Indicative Module Content
Philosophy of professional body’s professional development policy; concept of a professional development portfolio; the student to log and reflect on past learning experiences and based on these, plan future development.
|The report will provide an opportunity to give practical effect to one or more aspects of the topics studied in the various modules. Research methodology; project management; research design and methods of data collection and analysis. |
Indicative Student Workload
Mode of Delivery
The module is delivered in executive part time mode incorporating attending on campus workshops in addition to self directed learning from paper based or web-based learning materials, supported by on line assistance.
The module is also delivered in an online mode by self directed learning from web-based learning materials with online support.
Component 1: A completed CPD Portfolio which is graded on a competent or not competent basis. Students must be competent in this component to pass the module.
Component 2: A workplace project on a health, safety and risk related issue (100% weighting)