cold

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Safety and Environmental Management (with NEBOSH) (part-time)

UndergraduateBSc (Hons)

Year of entry:
UCAS code: N/A

What you'll study

The course runs from September through to the following June. Attendance is one evening each week plus three block weeks. Assessment is by means for seven assessed pieces of coursework and presentations undertaken throughout the year and two written examinations held in June.

Please note currently it is not possible to enrol straight on to year 4 of the programme unless you have attained the NEBOSH Health and Safety Diploma and/or the NEBOSH Environmental Diploma through study at the University of Hull.

First year

* Modules are subject to availability

The overall structure of the four-year BSc programme is as follows:

  • Year 1 – NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety – Units A&B

Second year

* Modules are subject to availability

Year 2 – NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety – Unit C   

Final year

* Modules are subject to availability

  •  Year 3 – NEBOSH National Diploma in Environmental Management   

"It just felt right to be here, I felt that this is where I should be."

Eden Rose Watch Video

More about this course

This four year part-time degree is ideal for students wishing to reinforce or further a career in the exciting and rapidly developing area of safety and environmental management. The programme will enable you to demonstrate a high level of technical knowledge and understanding in the field.

The programme incorporates both the NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety and the NEBOSH Environmental Management.  NEBOSH is the globally leading examination board for health, safety and environmental qualifications. All students enrolled on the full BSc programme can progress through the course  with some flexibility, allowing you to leave at the appropriate point if your wish is to attain the NEBOSH National Diploma and/or the Environmental Diploma. Alternatively, you can continue your studies and  attain the full BSc qualification along with the NEBOSH diplomas.

Our expert teaching staff will provide you with a highly valued professional qualification for practitioners in the field.

Teaching and Learning
Scheduled
Placement
Independent

First year

25%

75%

Second year

25%

75%

Final year

25%

75%

Assessment
Written
Practical
Coursework

First year

50%

50%

Second year

37%

63%

Final year

55%

45%

Our teaching staff

Excellent job prospects - 94% of our students are in work or study six months after graduating. (HESA 2017)

Be inspired by leaders in the field including members of the team that gave the world LCD displays

Cutting edge facilities include synthesis laboratories, a state-of-the-art microscopy suite, NMR, microfluidic fabrication facilities and mass spectrometry facilities.

Industry links include projects with AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, RB (formerly Reckitt-Benckiser), Schlumberger and Unilever.

Entry requirements

Applicants on to year 1 of the BSc would normally possess the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health or other qualification in health and safety at level 3 or above.  However other qualifications and/or experience can be considered.  Please include a CV and copies of certificates when applying for a place.

International students

Fees and funding

  • NEBOSH Year 1: £3,629
  • NEBOSH Year 2: £2,009
  • National Diploma in Environmental Management: £3,207
  • NEBOSH BSc Year 4: £3,175

*The amount you pay may increase each year, in line with inflation.

UK and EU students can take out a tuition fee loan to cover the cost of their course, and UK students can take out a maintenance loan of up to £8,700 to cover living costs.

Substantial discounts are available for International students.  

More information on fees can be found in the Money section of the website.

 

Future Prospects

This programme equips you with the skills and competence to promote and improve health, safety and environmental performance in the workplace.

The programme leads to a professional qualification that satisfies the academic requirements for graduate membership of the recognised professional body in the field – the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) – which in turn leads to chartered membership.

Holding the BSc degree qualification in addition to the NEBOSH Diploma will enhance your employment prospects in this challenging and developing profession.