Graduate Diploma of Accident Investigation (Graduate Diploma)

Australia

Cricos: 00219C

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The award
Graduate Diploma

How long you will study
1 - 2 Years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
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International course fees
AUD 27840 per year

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About Graduate Diploma of Accident Investigation at CQUniversity Australia

Completion of the Graduate Diploma of Accident Investigation will afford you advanced skills at systematically breaking down the factors leading to an accident and making the necessary findings and conclusions for prevention. As a student of this course you will complete an applied accident investigation project based on a 'real' accident reconstruction at the CQUniversity crash lab.

If you have an interest in responsibility for accident investigations across industry and society, the Graduate Diploma of Accident Investigation is designed for you. The course provides core studies in the principles of accident investigation, accident phenomenology, accident forensics, accident analysis and human factors investigation. Students are then able to continue into the Master of Safety Science (Specialisation) and choose a specialist domain (Air, Rail, Road or Industrial). Students choosing this option will gain full credit for completed studies.

The course has been developed in consultation with Australia's leading accident investigation professionals from air, rail, road and industrial contexts, and the leading organisations and government authorities which inform public safety strategies.You will have an opportunity to complete authentic learning tasks in the state of the art, purpose-built Forensic Accident Investigation Crash Lab, the only one of its kind in Australia.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardGraduate DiplomaHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 2 year
    Course starts find outDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesAUD 27840 per year

Entry requirements

Students are required to possess

  • an undergraduate degree; or
  • five years experience in a safety science related role in upper or middle management; or
  • three years experience in a safety science related role and a Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or Work Health and Safety.
  • Students applying on the basis of experience may be required to provide evidence of writing skills.

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