Courses - Faculty of Engineering


Disaster Management

Postgraduate 700 Level Courses

DISMGT 701
15 Points

Disaster Risk Management

A broad based understanding of the critical elements of risk and risk management in pre- and post-disaster scenarios. Key elements include risk identification with regard to the forms and types of risk inherent in areas prone to disasters. Risk management approaches are explored and applied to different aspects of disaster management.

DISMGT 703
15 Points

Disaster Management and Resilience

Disaster management concepts and approaches related to urban resilience, including societal and infrastructure resilience. Key elements include exploring holistic approaches to disaster management and assessment of the relationship between resilience and disaster management. This includes systems and complexity, policy and general regulatory environment. This course involves group work and a course project.

DISMGT 704
45 Points

DISMGT 704A
15 Points

DISMGT 704B
30 Points

Research Project

Supervised research project addressing a topic relevant to disaster management.

To complete this course students must enrol in DISMGT 704 A and B, or DISMGT 704

DISMGT 705
15 Points

Special Topic

Prerequisite: Departmental approval

DISMGT 706
15 Points

Special Topic

Prerequisite: Departmental approval

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