• Deakin University

ADH703.2 Decision-making Case Studies

Discover how early warning systems can be used more effectively as a basis for action in humanitarian crises.

ADH703.2 Decision-making Case Studies
  • 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...

  • Asses the use of early warning systems as a basis for preventative or preparatory action in humanitarian crises, and explain opportunities for more effective and responsible use of these systems to enable more effective humanitarian response.
  • Assess the way in which humanitarian aid is targeted, and explain opportunities for more effective targeting.

Who is the course for?

Deakin University postgraduate students.

Who will you learn with?

Nazanin Zadeh-Cummings is a Lecturer at the Centre for Humanitarian Leadership at Deakin University. Her research interests are North Korea, civil society, human rights, and disaster response.

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