|Field of Study:||Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
|Description:||The MSc Disaster Management for Environmental Hazards is a unique programme which will develop your knowledge, skills and experience, and equip you for a wide range of careers related to disaster risk management for environmental hazards.
The Disaster Management for Environmental Hazards course provides a balanced study of environmental hazards and disaster management, pre-event mitigation, disaster risk reduction, emergency planning, multi-agency disaster response, and disaster relief, along with the development of technical and interpersonal skills. It will enable you to critically assess the effectiveness of existing disaster risk management techniques, in order to evaluate good practice and apply it to new situations. The course includes a two-week summer school, an overseas residential field course and provides the opportunity for additional extended field or work placements.