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

Monash University
Location

Frankston (off campus).

Degree

Certificate.

Description

The programme is aimed at the needs of paramedics, doctors employed by ambulance services in Australia, doctors with seasonal appointments in the State Disaster Plan in Australian states, doctors

  • Type
    Continuing education
  • Location: Australia
Charles Darwin University
Location

online or Casuarina

Description

Based in the capital of Australia’s Northern Territory, at the center of the "Top End" and Australia’s gateway to Indonesia and South-East Asia, this highly unique course focuses on a geographic region that is

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Australia
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Location

Melbourne, Barcelona and online

Description

This program will commence in July 2016.

There is an increasing need to respond to the displacement and destruction of communities and their infrastructure through both natural and manmade disasters

  • Type
    Blended programme
  • Location: Australia, Spain
United Nations Institute for Training and Research
University of Newcastle, the
Location

Newcastle

Description

This program is delivered through CIFAL Newcastle, a United Nations training centre with a focus on disaster resilience and sustainable development, which is hosted at the University of Newcastle. The United Nations has

  • Type
    Blended programme
  • Location: Australia
United Nations Institute for Training and Research
University of Newcastle, the
Location

Newcastle

Description

This program is delivered through CIFAL Newcastle, a United Nations training centre with a focus on disaster resilience and sustainable development, which is hosted at the University of Newcastle. The United Nations has

  • Type
    Blended programme
  • Location: Australia
Charles Darwin University
Location

Darwin

Description

The Master of Emergency and Disaster Management is a two year full-time (or four year part-time) course. Based in the capital of Australia's Northern Territory, at the centre of the 'Top End' and Australia's gateway to Indonesia

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Australia
Charles Darwin University
Location

Darwin

Description

Leadership makes significant a difference in managing small-scale routine emergencies as well as complex catastrophic events. This course is designed to prepare students with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide effective

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Australia
Charles Darwin University
Location

Darwin

Description

The course provides an introduction to the field of emergency and disaster management that enhances the capacity of current and future practitioners in the Asia-Pacific region to apply knowledge appropriately, collaboratively and

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Australia