Oxford Brookes University
Shelter After Disaster
The aim of the programme is to develop reflective practitioners who combine understanding of practical and strategic issues of development and emergency practice with an appreciation of the wider political context in which they operate. This is a programme that combines development, humanitarian practice and the role of the practitioner intervening in post disaster reconstruction.
Hold an approved undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline or hold a relevant recognised diploma or professional qualification in a relevant discipline (eg human rights, development practice, humanitarianism, architecture, planning, environmental psychology, public health, geography, public administration) or if the applicant does not have a degree or other qualification they may considered if they have substantial and proven field experience within a relevant area, eg with a non-governmental organisation (NGO).
Modules include: (20 credits) shelter after disaster; practice of theory: Tools and methods; disasters, risk, vulnerability and climate change. (10 credits) learning practice masterclass; working with conflict: Practical skills and strategies.
Assessment includes: Essay and report writing, individual and group presentations in class, personal attendance and participation in class and case study reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 3,220 per Whole course (home fees)||4 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 4,280 per Whole course (overseas fees)||4 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Headington Campus||Oxford||OX3 0BP||South East|
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