|Student Contribution Band:||Band|
|Administered by:||Sch of Earth & Environmental Sciences (pre 2015)|
Disaster management in the response and recovery phase of emergency events requires people who are capable of facilitating adaptive, innovative and collaborative processes which bring together diverse groups of individuals, communities and organisations to achieve effective and ethical outcomes. These individuals will demonstrate a strong understanding of disaster management principles, legislation and governance arrangements allied with high level communication skills , the ability to build and maintain relationships with individuals and groups, an understanding of the political context of disaster, problem-solving and decision-making abilities and the ability to create short, medium and long term strategies for the benefit of the communities they serve.
|Townsville, Limited, Study Period 9|
|Census Date 09-Oct-2014|
|Face to face teaching (tba)|
|Assessment:||assignments (60%); case study report (40%).|
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