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CPE6270   Process Safety Management and Loss Prevention   (15 credits)

Year Running: 2017/2018
Credit level: F7


This module is the opening module and provides the foundation and sets the context for the rest of the material covered on the course. It sets out the structure and describes the elements of a modern process safety management system (SMS). It integrates risk assessment, safety management systems (SMS) and safety culture showing how they can be assessed and improved.


Reading List

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Teaching Methods

Delivery Type Hours
Independent 117.0
Lecture 20.0
Problem Solving 6.0
Tutorial 6.0

Methods of assessment

Assessment Type Duration % of formal assessment Semester
Course Work 0.0 95 % S1
Other 1.0 5 % S1