Coventry University

Coventry University

Emergency Planning and Management

The course is a taught course designed to provide students with an advanced level of understanding of concepts and evolving best practice in emergency planning and management; it is ideal for students seeking career advancement within either the public or private sectors, or for those wishing to pursue an academic or research-oriented career.

Entry requirements

2nd Class Honours degree in relevant subject; applicants with a lower Class of degree and/or with a qualification in other subject areas will be individually considered and usually interviewed; applicants without a degree, but who have considerable relevant work experience and/or a professional development qualification, are also considered on merit, interviewed, and may be required to provide supportive evidence of their career to date; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require 6.5 IELTS or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: disaster theory and practice; risk assessment; emergency and disaster planning; integrated emergency management practice and issues; business continuity management; the management of natural and environmental disasters; GIS, science and services; research design and methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment for all modules is by 100 per cent coursework. Dissertation for the Master's award.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,068 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 12,068 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Full-time January 2017 - 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Overseas and European Student Enquiries
Telephone number: 
024 7615 2152