Sep 27, 2022  
2021-2022 Cal State East Bay Catalog 
2021-2022 Cal State East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HSC 420 - Occupational Health

Units: 3
Health and safety issues related to occupations including workplace physical, biological, and psychological hazards, safety legislation, ergonomics, workers compensation, industrial hygiene, workplace violence, disaster preparedness and terrorism.  

Prerequisites: ENSC 280.
Possible Instructional Methods: Entirely On-ground, or Entirely Online, or Hybrid.
Grading: A-F grading only.
Course Typically Offered: Fall ONLY

Student Learning Outcomes - Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
  1. understand the historical advent of occupational health with increasing industrialization;
  2. demonstrate knowledge in all workplace-based hazards and their prevention;
  3. demonstrate thorough understanding of workplace violence, industrial hygiene, ergonomics, disaster preparedness and terrorism;
  4. understand workplace safety regulations, compliance and the importance of worker’s compensation.

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