AT A GLANCE
- Provider: Coventry University
- Platform: Futurelearn
- Format: Completely online
- Study options: Flexible online, 2-5 years (part time)
- Starting: May 2018, September 2018
- Fees: £12,656 (full degree) | £1,054.66 (per module pay-as-you-go)
- Link to Degree Page: Emergency Management & Resilience - FutureLearn
With 24-hour news accessible through a single click, we often find ourselves looking helplessly at our screens as emergencies unfold.
The actions taken in the initial minutes of an emergency are key. Whether they’re earthquakes, transport incidents or floods, if you want to play an active part preparing for those risks and get involved in emergency response, this degree could be for you.
The degree is practitioner-facing and uses case studies in conjunction with theory and concepts, to ensure your preparedness for real-life emergencies.
Normally a 2:2 undergraduate degree (or equivalent). We do consider applicants with professional qualifications and or relevant experience who can demonstrate the potential to succeed in study at Masters level.
Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5.
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT: RISK, INCIDENTS AND LEADERSHIP
An introduction to managing risk and providing leadership during emergency incidents.
INTRODUCTION TO EMERGENCY PLANNING AND PREPAREDNESS
Explore the emergency planning process and learn how to develop emergency plans and preparedness frameworks.
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