Certificate Course "Disaster Legislation"

The aim of this course on "Disaster Legislation" is to convey a basic knowledge and understanding of international as well as national disaster legislation.

Units: 15 ECTS over the course of 3 semesters

Degree: Confirmation of Completion and Certificate

Tuition Fee: EUR 1.500.-

The certificate course includes the following lectures. The reference to the Modules indicate in which part of the Master course these lectures will be held in.

Lecture

ECTS

Planned in*

Type

From Module 1: Fundamentals of Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

Introduction to Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

2

6.-8.10.2016

VO

From Module 3: Risk Prevention and Mitigation Strategies

Legal, Political and Socioeconomic Fundamentals of Risk Prevention

2

19.11.2016 & 12.-13.01.2017

VO

From Module 4: Response and Recovery

Legal and Organisational Aspects of Response and Recovery Strategies

4

4.-9.09.2017

VO

European Civil Protection Mechanism

3

15.-20.05.2017

UE

From Module 7e: International, European and Austrian Legislation concerning Risk Prevention and Disaster Management 

International, European and Austrian Laws on Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

3

15.-20.05.2017

VU

Final Presentation of a chosen topic from "Disaster Legislation"

1

Autumn 2017

-

 *changes may still apply

Course Types:

VO - Vorlesung (Lecture without continuous assessment, attendance not compulsory)

VU - Vorlesung mit Übungscharakter (Lecture with Exercises, attendance compulsory)

UE - Übung (Exercises, attendance compulsory)

SE - Seminar (attendance compulsory)