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Unit of Study JUST2005 EEO and OH&S Law and Practice (2024)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

explain, apply and evaluate the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and work health and safety and explain their importance in the workplace

recognise discriminatory behaviours in the workplace, and apply accurately and evaluate the legal principles related to discrimination and Equal Opportunity, as enacted in Federal laws in legislation and case law

recognise health and safety risks at work

apply accurately and evaluate the legal principles related to work health and safety and workers compensation, as enacted in NSW laws in legislation and case law.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Case study50%

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Price, R & Nielsen, J, 2018, Principles of Employment Law , 5th edn, Thomson Reuters , Australia. ISBN: 9780455238043.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • No prescribed resources/equipment.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.

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