Graduate School of Occupational Health

◆ Graduate School of Occupational Health

      ・Annual Enrollment 10   ・Period of Attendance 2 years (Master Course)   ・Degree / Master of Occupational Health

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      ・Annual Enrollment 5     ・Period of Attendance 3 years (Doctoral Course)   ・Degree / Doctor of Philosophy in

                                                                                                                                                      Occupational Health

 

  The Graduate School of Occupational Health invites doctors, dentists, pharmacists, sanitary technicians, and health nurses who have studied medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, medical engineering, physical therapy, nursing, and health and hygiene in university and who aim to be an expert in occupational health. It provides students with knowledge and skills for the prevention of harmful influences on the health of people at work, for helping people with chronic diseases to continue working, and for the improvement of workers’ health and working conditions. It also educates specialists in occupational health and those engaged in education.

 

 

◆ Diploma Policy 

 

 ● Master's Course

  The Graduate School of Occupational Health (Master’s Course) confers a master’s degree in Occupational Health Science on students who have: 1) studied at the university for the prescribed course term or longer; 2) acquired the prescribed credits; 3) received the necessary guidance for research; 4) passed the thesis defense and final examination; and 5) acquired a high academic level and research ability, as explained below. 

 

   1 They will have attained basic knowledge and expertise in the field of occupational health science.
   2 They will be able to promote and implement academically significant, novel, and creative research, in keeping with ethical concerns.
   3 They will be able to explain their research results in a logical manner.
   4 They will have acquired internationally-recognized abilities.
   5 They will have an inquiring mind to go on learning throughout their life, and will contribute to the development of their field of research.

 

 ● Doctoral Course

  The Graduate School of Occupational Health (Doctoral Course) confers a doctoral degree in Occupational Health Science on people who have: 1) studied at the university for the prescribed course term or longer; 2) acquired the prescribed credits; 3) received the necessary guidance for research; 4) passed the thesis defense and final examination; and 5) gained a high level of scholarship and research ability, as explained below:

 

   1 They will have acquired a broad and high level of expertise in the field of occupational health science.
   2 They will be able to design, promote, and implement academically significant, novel, and creative research, in keeping with ethical concerns.
   3 They will be able to explain the universality of their research in a ogical manner.
   4 They will be able to teach their acquired knowledge in the field of occupational health medicine through practical education and academical publications.
   5 They will have acquired internationally-recognized abilities.
   6 They will have an inquiring mind to go on learning throughout their life, and will contribute to the development of their field of research.