Certificate Course "International Humanitarian Assistance"

The aim of this course is to convey in-depth and complementary knowledge as well as skills in humanitarian aid.

Units: 15 ECTS over the course of 2 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 3: Risk Prevention and Mitigation Strategies

Strategic, Tactical and Operational Disaster Management (on a National and International Scale)

2

VO

State-wide Disaster Prevention and Risk Governance (Models and Control Mechanisms)

4

SE

From Module 4: Response and Recovery

European Civil Protection Mechanism

3

UE

From Module 7a: Humanitarian Aid

Fundamentals of Disaster Logistics, Actors and Missions of Humanitarian Aid  based on Case Studies and Simulation Exercises

3

VU

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

 *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)