19.540 Occupational Safety Engineering

Occupational Safety Engineering

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3565
Status Active

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the principles of safety hazards in the work environment. This course is primarily designed to emphasize the safety aspects of the hazards at work. It begins with the historical development of occupational safety and health and progressively examines the fundamentals of recognition, measurement, evaluation, and control of occupational safety hazards.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 19.525 Ind Hygiene & Ergonomics, or Instructor permission.