Taught course

Disaster Management and Resilience

Institution
Coventry University · Faculty of Business and Law
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Successful applicants must normally hold at least a second-class honours degree from a discipline relevant to the programme.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Disaster Management MSc can develop your existing undergraduate skills, and teach you how best to tackle natural and man-made disasters.

If you are interested in careers focused on disaster intervention or are a current practitioner seeking to update your knowledge in disaster management, humanitarian assistance, capacity building and disaster risk reduction, this specialist Master’s course encompasses up-to-date thinking in disaster theory, management policy, strategy and practice in the in the developing and developed world.

Disaster management has been taught at Coventry for over 20 years and this postgraduate course covers the advanced research skills, knowledge and management expertise to deal effectively with future disasters, encouraging you to adopt a strategic perspective. It aims to develop your expertise and capacity to identify, analyse, interpret and manage risk and disaster issues successfully in the UK and throughout the rest of the world, focusing on sustainable solutions and building community resilience.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Recruitment and Admissions Office
Email
UKPostgraduate@coventry.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 24 7765 4321