Risk and Resilience
A critical evaluation of the advanced theory of policy and planning associated with risk and resilience.
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Critically discuss theory and practice associated with disaster risk reduction and resilience.
- Identify and explain the important interactions between social, economic, bio-physical, environmental and cultural processes and issues associated with risk and resilience.
- Conduct independent research and participate in group discussions and debates.
- Locate, evaluate and apply information and data from a variety of sources.
- Show your appreciation and recognition of gender, cultural, ethnicity and equity perspectives and issues.
- Demonstrate your commitment to professional and ethical behaviour standards, based on knowledge of professional ethics and codes of conduct.
- Recognise Aotearoa-New Zealand’s bi-cultural mandate, multi-cultural society and outline the implications for risk and resilience policy and planning practice.
- Display effective time-management abilities.
Dr Suzanne Vallance
Department of Environmental Management[email protected]