PGDEOHOL : Post Graduate Diploma(ENVIRONMENTAL AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH)

Programme Type PGDIPLOMA
Mode Online Mode
School School of Inter-Disciplinary and Trans-Disciplinary Studies
Duration 1 Year
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization ENVIRONMENTAL AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH
Description

Programme Description : Environmental and Occupational Health focuses on assessing the public health risks associated with biological, chemical, physical, biomechanical and psychosocial hazards in natural and built environments. Environmental health specialists focus on the effect of environmental pollution on the health of human beings. The human health is a reflection of socio-economic & physical environment. The main link between the workplace and the general environment is that the source of the hazard is usually the same, whether it is an agriculture activity or an industrial activity. The Programme aims at various concepts related to general environment, the environment at the work place, related hazards and evaluation of health risk assessment by providing solutions to various aspects of environmental health occupational hazard management, epidemiology, health policy and management, and environmental health promotion. The successful leamers will be able to work with health practitioners, researchers and policy makers to develop, evaluate andmonitor health policies, programmes and practices related to healthy environments

PGDEOHOL shall be offered in Online mode only. Those interested in studying in Open Distance Learning (ODL) mode may opt for PGDEOH and apply for admission on the portal https://ignouadmission.samarth.edu.in

Eligibility

Graduation in any discipline

 

Fee Structure

Rs. 6600/- for full Programme.

Programme Coordinator Dr. B.Rupini, brupini@ignou.ac.in, Ph:011-29571667. 29583380, Dr. Sushmitha Baskar,sushmithab@ignou.ac.in, Ph: 011-29571122, 29572813, Prof. Ruchika Kuba, rkuba@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29572813

Course Details


Course Code

Title of the Course

 

 

Compulsory Courses

 

MEV 1

Introduction to Environmental Health

MEV 2

Environmental and Occupational Hazards

MEV 3

Environmental Law and Management

MEV 4

Environmental Toxicology

MEV 5

Occupational Health and Safety

MEVP 1

Project

Elective Courses

 

MEVE 1

Environmental Impact Assessment for Environmental Health

MEVE 2

Health Care

MEVE 3

Agriculture and Allied Sector

MEVE 4

Industrial  Sector

Total Credits

 

 

 

School Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
CENTRE FOR ONLINE EDUCATION COE: CENTRE FOR ONLINE EDUCATION