Communication, Problem Solving & Health & Safety

    Course details

    • Code: COMM.5000
    • Fee: $819*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Business Management, Communications and Writing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class75 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2, November
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

This course will introduce students to problem solving and communication in the context of occupational health and safety and sustainable practices, and to introduce them to collaborative, student-centred learning.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. interpret and apply the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992;
  2. explain and apply requirements for sustainable practice;
  3. communicate interpersonally using written, visual, oral and electronic media; and
  4. demonstrate critical and lateral thinking and the use of problem solving techniques.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017