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

Type

From Module 1: Fundamentals of Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

Introduction to Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

2

VO

From Module 3: Risk Prevention and Mitigation Strategies

Legal, Political and Socioeconomic Fundamentals of Risk Prevention

2

VO

From Module 4: Response and Recovery

Legal and Organisational Aspects of Response and Recovery Strategies

4

VO

European Civil Protection Mechanism

3

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

VU

Final Presentation of a chosen topic from "Disaster Legislation"

1

-

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)