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ONLINE DEGREE

Emergency Management & Resilience

Explore a range of specialist topics within emergency management and develop the necessary skills for effective risk response and implementation of successful recovery strategies.

Develop the skills required to tackle emergencies quickly and efficiently

With 24-hour news accessible through a single click, we often find ourselves looking helplessly at our screens as emergencies unfold.

The actions taken in the initial minutes of an emergency are key. Whether they’re earthquakes, transport incidents or floods, if you want to play an active part preparing for those risks and get involved in emergency response, this degree could be for you.

The degree is practitioner-facing and uses case studies in conjunction with theory and concepts, to ensure your preparedness for real-life emergencies.

Masters

This degree covers a range of specialist topics within the interdisciplinary field of emergency preparedness, response, recovery and resilience. It is practitioner-facing and combines case studies with theory and concepts.

Duration
Part time 2-5 years
Price
£13,350 GBP (Total tuition fee)
£1,112.50 GBP (Price per program)
Overview
9 programs
Start date
Sep 2018

What do I need to apply?

Normally a 2:2 undergraduate degree (or equivalent). We do consider applicants with professional qualifications and or relevant experience who can demonstrate the potential to succeed in study at Masters level.

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5.

Programs on this degree

ProgramDate
Risk, Incidents and LeadershipTo be announced
Emergency Planning & PreparednessTo be announced
Integrated Emergency Management: Policy & IssuesTo be announced
Training & Exercise Design and DeliveryTo be announced
Researching Perspectives & PracticeTo be announced
Business Continuity & Crisis ManagementTo be announced
Resilience, Security & Emerging TechnologiesTo be announced
Community Preparedness, Recovery & ResilienceTo be announced
Working PaperTo be announced

What you'll get as a degree student with FutureLearn

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online
  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group
  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

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Delivered by expert academics

Coventry secured a gold rating in the UK government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the country’s top modern university in the Guardian University Guide 2018.

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Learn flexibly and pay as you go

You can pay for each program in the degree as you go, making it possible to gain a qualification in a flexible and affordable way.

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