Certificate Course "Risk Assessment"

The aim of this certificate course on Risk Assessment is to convey an understanding of natural, technical or sociological processes, their potential effects and consequences as well as the identification and assessment of the according risks.

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 1: Fundamentals of Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

Introduction to Risk Prevention and Disaster Management

2

6.-8.10.2016

VO

From Module 2: Impact

Natural Hazards or Social and other Hazards

3

15.-19.11.2016

VU

Technical Hazards or Social and other Hazards

3

15.-19.11.2016

VU

Socioeconomic Context of Disasters

3

7.-8.02.2017

VU

From Module 3: Risk Prevention and Mitigation Strategies

Fundamentals of Risk Assessment and Scenario Analysis

2

8.-9.02.2017

VO

Spatially based Risk Planning and technical Risk Management

2

15.-20.05.2017

VO

 *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)