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CLTE454 Clothing, Materials and Workplace Injury

Materials and the design of clothing assemblies for reducing the severity and rate of workplace injury. International and national standards, legal requirements, New Zealand case studies.

For a more complete description of this paper please view the Centre for Materials Science and Technology website.

Paper title Clothing, Materials and Workplace Injury
Paper code CLTE454
Subject Clothing and Textile Sciences
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,559.81
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,151.03

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Restriction
CLTX 454
Course outline
View course outline for CLTE 454
Contact
raechel.laing@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Professor Raechel Laing
Textbooks
Course workbook provided
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Ethics.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will develop
  • Knowledge of the New Zealand legislative framework as it affects workplace hazards and influences requirements for clothing and personal protective equipment
  • Understanding of the effects of workplace hazards on the human body and the scope of protection that may be provided through clothing and personal protective systems
  • Knowledge of differences in strategies for evaluating effectiveness of protective clothing in the workplace
  • Knowledge of relevant standards - international, joint New Zealand-Australia, New Zealand national, others - and differences in context and use

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Materials and the design of clothing assemblies for reducing the severity and rate of workplace injury. International and national standards, legal requirements, New Zealand case studies.

For a more complete description of this paper please view the Clothing and Textiles website

Paper title Clothing, Materials and Workplace Injury
Paper code CLTE454
Subject Clothing and Textile Sciences
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
CLTX 454
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Professor Raechel Laing
Textbooks
Course workbook provided
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Ethics.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will develop
  • Knowledge of the New Zealand legislative framework as it affects workplace hazards and influences requirements for clothing and personal protective equipment
  • Understanding of the effects of workplace hazards on the human body and the scope of protection that may be provided through clothing and personal protective systems
  • Knowledge of differences in strategies for evaluating effectiveness of protective clothing in the workplace
  • Knowledge of relevant standards - international, joint New Zealand-Australia, New Zealand national, others - and differences in context and use
Contact
raechel.laing@otago.ac.nz

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard