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Course No: CRIM.5700-031; SIS Class Nbr: 13815
This course will provide a broad introduction to the critical challenges of disaster management. The course will address past and present strategies for reducing and responding to hazards posed by both manmade and natural disasters. Emphasis will be placed on what we can learn from the history of disasters, and on how we can apply those lessons to the management of future events.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: CSCE Graduate Restrictions
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes:
- Credits: 3;
- Instructor: Timothy Croft
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Dec 03
- Chat Hours: Tue 8:30-9:30pm*
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1710
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate
in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers,
and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended.
Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the
Related Programs: M.A. in Criminal Justice, Security Studies Certificate, M.A. in Security Studies: Homeland Defense Concentration, M.A. in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security, M.S. in Security Studies: Critical Infrastructure Protection Concentration
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