Emerging Issues

This capstone course is intended as a synthesis of emergency and disaster management concepts and perspectives learned in the previous courses taken in the program and applied to a real-world area of interest. Students will create an original report based on a project they select. Working with a faculty supervisor, participants will define a project topic. Project topics can come from a wide variety of areas but must be executed with an Emergency Management perspective.

Course syllabus:

  1. Introduction

  2. Topic Selection

  3. Finalize Project Proposal

  4. Begin Final Project Paper

  5. Continue Final Project Paper

  6. Submit Draft of Final Project Paper

  7. Submit final project