Master of Science, Disaster Risk Management
Duration & Mode (s) of Delivery
The course will be full time for a period of 12 months.
Other modes of delivery such as Distance and Sandwich courses will run for a period of 18 to 24 months.
Components of the program
A candidate is expected to obtain 48 credits of studies. This will consist of:
(a) Core Course - 36 credits
(b) Elective Courses - 6 credits
(c) Seminars - 3 credits
(d) Internship/Attachment - 3 credits
(e) Long Essay - 4 credits
Total 52 Credits
The program would consist of the following components:
- Core courses
- Elective courses
- Research component (for the Long Essay of between 8,000 and 10,000 words.
- Practical training, industrial attachment, internship, clinical experience, etc.
- Semester-by-semester structure/schedule of course, showing the credit value of each course