Researching Risk, Disasters and Emergencies

Learning how to research disasters and related fields so you can understand how to help people during moments of crisis. How can we help other people before and or during disasters? How we can improve water and sanitary facilities in refugee camps? How can drones and virtual reality technologies help with emergency response exercises?

Course syllabus:

  1. The wider research process

  2. How to identify a meaningful title

  3. Writing an effective literature review

  4. Choosing the best data collection methods

  5. Research ethics issues