AD1079: An Introduction to Environmental Issues within Health and Safety
|No. of Students:||Min 10, Max 100.|
|Teaching Period(s):||Semester 2.|
|Teaching Methods:||8 x 3hr(s) Lectures; Other (self-directed study and independent research)|
|Module Co-ordinator:||Dr Séamus O Tuama, Centre for Adult Continuing Education.|
|Lecturer(s):||Staff, Centre for Adult Continuing Education.|
|Module Objective:||This module aims to introduce students to the relationship between occupation, environment and public health.|
Introduction to EHS management systems.
EPA Statutory licensing and reporting.
Water resources and waste-water treatment.
Waste facility design.
Compliance under environmental legislation.
On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
|Assessment:||Total Marks 100: Continuous Assessment 100 marks (1 x 2,000 word Environmental Health and Safety E-Portfolio).|
|Compulsory Elements:||Continuous Assessment.|
|Penalties (for late submission of course/project work etc.):||Where work is submitted up to and including 7 days late, 5% of the total marks available shall be deducted from the mark achieved. Where work is submitted up to and including 14 days late, 10% of the total marks available shall be deducted from the mark achieved. Work submitted 15 days late or more shall be assigned a mark of zero.|
|Pass Standard and any Special Requirements for Passing Module:||40%.|
|End of Year Written Examination Profile:||No Formal Written Examination.|
|Requirements for Supplemental Examination:||Marks in passed element(s) of Continuous Assessment are carried forward, Failed element(s) of Continuous Assessment must be repeated.|