• Deakin University

ADH701.1 Humanitarian Decision Making

Examine how, by whom and on what basis are decisions made in the humanitarian sector.

ADH701.1 Humanitarian Decision Making
  • Duration2 weeks
  • Weekly study10 hours

Find out more about the degree

Deakin’s degrees in Development and Humanitarian Action provide you with the analytical skills needed to understand the contexts of development and humanitarian programs as well as practical skills to apply in the field.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Critically evaluate the way in decisions are made in the humanitarian sector, with particular consideration to whether decisions are evidence-based
  • Articulate the ethical dilemmas faced in humanitarian decision-making, and the interplay between ethics and humanitarian principles.

Who is the course for?

Deakin University postgraduate students.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.

  • Established1974
  • LocationMelbourne, Australia
  • World rankingTop 280Source: QS World University Rankings 2021