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

Planned in*

Type

From Module 3: Risk Prevention and Mitigation Strategies

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

2

13.-14.01.2017

VO

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

4

11.02.2017 & 9.-11.03.2017

SE

From Module 4: Response and Recovery

European Civil Protection Mechanism

3

15.-20.05.2017

UE

From Module 7a: Humanitarian Aid

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

3

27.11-2.12.2017

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

15.-20.05.2017

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)