University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Risk Disaster and Environmental Management

This course looks at all risks in the business environment together with a strong analysis of the consequences when things go wrong. The course is structured around 3 core management themes: risk; disaster; and environment. The course aims to help students understand how we interact with the natural environment and will explore how human activity can be managed to minimise negative environmental damage. For information regarding fees please contact the University direct.

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree (2.2 or above) in a related area, such as business, geography, science and health. Applicants with degrees in other disciplines will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants with appropriate professional qualifications or work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Course modules

Modules include: Disaster and emergency management; the anatomy of disasters; principles of environmental management; principles of risk; corporate responsibility and governance; research methods and techniques; sustainable business; business continuity management; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework in the form of reports, essays and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Departmental Secretary
Telephone number: 
01484 472024