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Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health

Programme Summary

The programme offered is designed to produce graduates equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills required to become competent personels in safety, health and environment.

 

Entry Requirement

Passed BM and English in SPM. Minimum 3 credits on the following subjects:

  • Mathematic or any 1 Science subject (Biology/Physic/Chemistry/General Science)
  • Any two subjects (English and/or Bahasa Melayu to be counted if candidate obtain credit)

**Passed in SPM

Before Year 2013

Passed in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia at SPM

Year 2013 onwards

Passed in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia & Sejarah at SPM

OR

Passed in Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with pass in BM and English, 3 Bs on the following subjects:

  • Mathematic or one (1) Science subject (Biology/Physic/Chemistry/Applied Science)
  • Any two subjects (English and/or Bahasa Melayu to be counted if candidate obtain B)

OR

Passed in O-Level with 3 Cs on the following subjects:

  • Mathematic; or 1 Science subject (Biology/ Physic/ Chemistry/ General Science/ Applied Science); and
  • Any two subjects (English and/or Bahasa Melayu to be counted if candidate obtain C)

OR

Minimum CGPA 2.50 in Certificate Level related to Health Science.

OR

Other qualification that is recognized by the Malaysian Government equivalent to the above.

English Requirement for International Student

The minimum condition for English competency is IELTS 4.0. CERF A2 OR equivalent with TOEFL PBT (397) OR TOEFL IBT (30-31) OR CAE (160) (Cambridge English: Advance/ CEFR B2 OR CPE (180) (Cambridge English: Proficiency)/ CEFR C1 OR PTE (Pearson Testof English) (30) OR MUET (Malaysian Univeristy English Test) (Band 2).

Programme Structure

Tri-Equal Semester (Full Time)

Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 1DLET1012DYL1262Introduction EnglishPersonal Development2

DYG1122DYG1122Mathematics 1Common Core 2

DCMP1012DYG1202Computer ApplicationCommon Core2

DSFY1023DEC2573Introduction to OSHDiscipline Core 3

DHLT1013DEC2583Basic Anatomy and PhysiologyDiscipline Core 3

MPU2163 MPU2163U1 : Pengajian Malaysia 2 Compulsory 3

Credit Hours15
Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 2 DLET1022 DYL1342Technical Communication 1 Personal Development2

DYG1132 DYG1132Mathematics 2Common Core2

DMGM1103DEC1213Visual Management Common Core 3

DSFY1034DEC1204 OSH LegislationsDiscipline Core 4

DSFY2053DEC2603Fire Prevention and Protection SystemDiscipline Core 3

Credit Hours 14
Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 3 DLET2032 DYL2352Technical Communication 2 Personal Development2

DMTH1032DYG1143Statistics Common Core 3

DMGM2143DEC1133 Quality Management System Common Core 3

DSFY1043 DEC2593Industrial SafetyDiscipline Core 3

DHLT2033DEC2033ErgonomicDiscipline Core3

MPU2232/
MPU2242/
MPU2222
MPU2232 /
MPU2242/
MPU2222
U2:
Kemahiran Berfikir & Membuat Keputusan/
Pengurusan Masa/
Kemahiran Menulis

Compulsory

2

Credit Hours16
Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 4 MPU2412 MPU2412 U4 : Ko-Kurikulum Compulsory 2

DMEC2103 DEC1013 Engineering Science Common Core 3

DHLT2023 DEC2613Industrial Health Discipline Core3

DSFY2093 DEC3062 Incident and Accident InvestigationDiscipline Core3

DSFY2063 DEC2053Hazard Identification and
Risk Management
Discipline Core3

Credit Hours 14
Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 5 DMGM2083 DEG3573 Study of Automotive IndustryCommon Core3

DCVL1012 DEC1802Project ManagementCommon Core2

DHLT2043 DEC2623 Industrial HygieneDiscipline Core

DENV2013 DEC2633Environmental Mangement and Sustainability Discipline Core 3

DENV2023 DEC3133Waste Management Discipline Core 3

Credit Hours14
Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 6 MPU2332/
MPU2312/
MPU2322/
MPU2342
MPU2332/
MPU2312/
MPU2322/
MPU2342
U3 : Etika & Moral/
Perkembangan Sains & Peradaban Manusia/
Perlembagaan & Masyarakat/
Isu-isu Kekeluargaan
Common Core
2

DSFY2073DEC3123Process Safety and Loss PreventionDiscipline Core 3

DSFY2083DEC2114OSH Management Systems Discipline Core 4

DFER2014DEC2014Research Project Discipline Core4

Credit Hours13
Semester/ Year OfferedNew Course CodeCurrent Course CodeCourse/ModuleClassificationCredit Values
Semester 7DFET2024DHH3014 Internship Programme Industrial Tranning 4

Credit Hours 4

Total Credits to Graduate90

Career Prospect

The graduates would be employed as Safety Supervisor, Occupational Hygienist, Safety and Health Practitioner, Safety and Health Auditor, and Occupational Safety and Health Coordinator and Safety Advisers.