Academic Programmes

Academic Programmes

Academic programmes across the world which offer education on all levels (including bachelor, master, diploma, etc.) related to disaster risk reduction

Royal Roads University
Location

Victoria, Canada

Degree

Master of Arts

Description

The MA in Disaster and Emergency Management program is a two-year interdisciplinary degree dedicated to educating both aspiring and existing disaster and emergency management professionals. The

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
Brandon University
Location

Brandon, MB

Degree

BSc / BA

Description

The purpose of the Applied Disaster and Emergency Studies (ADES) Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degrees is to provide students with an applied interdisciplinary understanding, through

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
University of Calgary
Location

Calgary

Description

Improved methods for forecasting, assessing, mitigating and mapping snow avalanche risks.

Target audience

Students with degrees in engineering or the physical sciences and a GPA of at least 3.0 out of 4.0 who are interested in

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
York University
Description

The new Master of Arts in Disaster & Emergency Management is the only graduate program of its kind in Ontario and one of only two in Canada. It is designed to meet the critical need for professionals with advanced level knowledge and skills in

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
York University
Location

Toronto, Ontario

Description

The new Bachelor of Disaster & Emergency Management (BDEM) degree program—launching September 2010— is offered as a 90-credit Bachelor, 120-credit specialized honours and 120-credit honours degree program, with an

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
York University
Description

The Emergency Management Certificate Program has been designed in close consultation with key professional organizations to address core skills and knowledge, and the balance between research, theory and practice required in this vitally

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
Royal Roads University
Description

The Graduate Diploma (GD) in Disaster and Emergency Management program is a one-year interdisciplinary degree dedicated to educating both aspiring and existing disaster and emergency management professionals. The program explores the

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada
University of Waterloo
Location

Waterloo

Degree

Masters of Climate Change

Description

The University of Waterloo invites applications to its new Masters of Climate Change (MCC) program for entry in September 2013. This one-year, course-based climate change program is the first of

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Canada