MSc Disaster Management and Resilience

Explore the issues of managing risk and responding to disasters, food insecurity and conflict. Disasters and armed conflict have occurred in human existence throughout history. Whether you’re looking to start your career in disaster intervention or are a current practitioner seeking to update your knowledge, this degree is designed to grow your expertise and capacity to identify, analyse, interpret and manage risk and disaster issues in the developing and developed world.

Course syllabus:

  1. Disaster Interventions, Evaluation and Learning

  2. Global Professional Development - Consultancy

  3. Researching Perspectives and Practice

  4. Risk, Incidents and Leadership

  5. Community Preparedness, Recovery and Resilience

  6. Disaster Risk, Resilience, Adaptation and Sustainability

  7. Humanitarian Principles, Preparedness and Response

  8. Resilience, Security and Emerging Technologies

  9. Training and Exercise Design and Delivery