Maritimes Course Schedule 2016-17

The program is presented as eight distance learning modules, each supplemented by tutorials and two face-to-face workshops. 

 Schedule 2016-17

Foundation Course in Occupational Medicine - Maritimes

Part A Schedule 2016-2017 (Thursday)

Date

Activity

Learning Method

Time

Sept 8, 2016

@ 6:30-7:30 p.m. ADT

Introduction to Foundation Course: Face-to-face and Teleconference
Location: Tupper Complex,  2L7, Dalhousie University, Halifax

 

 

Sept 9 - Oct 5, 2016

Module 1: The framework for occupational health in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Canada

Independent Learning

10 hours

Oct 6, 2016

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. ADT

Tutorial Module 1 

Location: Tupper Complex, 2L7, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Oct 7 - Nov 2, 2016

Module 2: Occupational Disease – DECM 1

Independent Learning

10 hours

Nov 3, 2016

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. AST

Tutorial Module 2

Location: Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Nov 4 – Nov 30, 2016

Module 3: Occupational Disease – DECM 2

Independent Learning

10 hours

Dec 1, 2016

@ 6:30-8:30p.m. AST

Tutorial Module 3

Location:  Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Dec 2 - Feb 1, 2017

Module 4: Assessing fitness for work

Independent Learning

10 hours

January 21, 2017 @ 9:00-5:30 p.m. AST

Face to Face Workshop (Modules 1-3): Recognizing and managing occupational illness

Location: PDCS Meeting Room 5, HSC, Memorial University

Interactive learning

7.5 hours*

Feb 2, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30p.m.

Tutorial Module 4

Location:  Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Feb 3- Mar 1, 2017

Module 5: Return to work planning

Independent Learning

10 hours

Mar 2, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30p.m.

Tutorial Module 5

Location:  Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Mar 3 - Apr 5, 2017

Module 6: Mental health and work

Independent Learning

10 hours

Apr 6, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30p.m. ADT

Tutorial Module 6

Location:  Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Apr 7 - May 3, 2017

Module 7: Communication and Advocacy

Independent Learning

10 hours

May 4, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30p.m. ADT

Tutorial Module 7

Location:  Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

May 5 – May 31, 2017

Module 8: Occupational health problems in community practice

Location: Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Independent Learning

10 hours

Jun 1, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30p.m. ADT

Tutorial Module 8

Location: Tupper Complex, G-36, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

June 17, 2017

@ 9:00-5:30 p.m. ADT

Face to Face Workshop (Modules 4-6): Fitness for Work and Disability

Location: Collaborative Health Education Building, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Interactive learning

7.5 hours*

Total Hours         111 hours

31 hours*

*Interactive learning (28%)