Risk Assessment Methods

University of Copenhagen / Copenhagen School of Global Health
01.02.2010 - 24.02.2010  Lund
01.02.2010 - 24.02.2010  Lund, Sweden
Course Content
The course is focused on the basics of risk assessment including definitions of risk, methods for risk analysis, decision analysis, and management of uncertainty. A central part of the course is the case which involves performing a risk assessment for a city in Tajikistan (or another suitable city). The students will work with the case throughout the course.
Learning objectives, training objectives
To prepare the students so that they are able to assess risk as a foundation for risk reduction and preparedness planning; & to provide a foundation for students interested in research to be used as a base for their research
Target Audience
Individuals and professionals who are interested in any or all parts of Disaster Management
A bachelor\'s degree or equivalent in a relevant field of study (eg. health sciences, social sciences, engineering, etc.) and at least 2 years of relevant working experience
Local Organizer
This course is offered by Lund University Centre for Risk Analysis and Management (LUCRAM) and Copenhagen School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen as part of the joint programme Master of Disaster Management.
Please visit our website for further information: http://www.mdma.ku.dk/ram

Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Helle Trøst Nielsen
Humanitarian Assistance - Advanced Training, Humanitarian Assistance - Complex Emergencies, Humanitarian Assistance - First Mission Abroad
Credit Points
6 ECTS - Points
EUR 2.237,00
Organizer contact info
Oester Farimagsgade 5
1353 Copenhagen K
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