Emergency Planning Management

Module code: MN7636

This module concentrates on the practical management of risks, crises and disasters. It is deliberately eclectic, covering such varied topics as post-traumatic stress disorder, mass evacuation of civilian populations, and the use of probabilistic risk assessments in land-use planning decisions.

Topics covered

  • Land Use Planning: Risk Assessment and Decision-Making
  • Command and Control of Major Public Gatherings
  • Managing Low-Intensity Crises
  • Urban Area Evacuation
  • Integrated Emergency Management
  • Disaster Inquiries
  • Managing Post-Traumatic Stress

Learning

  • 150 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Essay, 4,000 (100%)