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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Crisis, Security and Resilience

Coventry University

12 months
Duration
5650 GBP/year
3533 GBP/year
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About

Studied on campus or 100% online, this short postgraduate certificate Crisis, Security and Resilience course at Coventry University  is for professionals working in any organisation with a responsibility for assessing and managing risk, developing organisational resilience, managing crises, training others and designing and running crisis simulation exercises.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The four modules have been externally reviewed by an external expert in the Civil Contingencies Secretariat (UK Cabinet Office) and meet the requirements of government and other organisations, helping to ensure that our graduates have the skills and knowledge to deal with complex crises upon successful completion of the course.

Coventry University understands the current challenges facing our emergency management community. The course curriculum and assessment is designed and constantly refreshed, making it suitable for those who are already working within emergency planning and management, as well as those looking to embark on a career within the field.

Career

Throughout the Crisis, Security and Resilience course at Coventry University we explore how modern society is creating ever more complex risk and interdependency.

The impact of features such as societal inequalities, social tension, extremism, global supply and economic instability, reliance on technology, severe weather conditions, pandemic disease and climate change means that there are now many career opportunities in this field.

Upon successful completion of the course, you can expect to pursue or further a career in sectors including national and local government, business, public and uniformed services, healthcare, utilities, petrochemicals, environmental organisations or consultancy.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Business continuity and Crisis Management
  • Resilience, Security and Emerging Technologies
  • Risk, Incident and Leadership
  • Training and Exercise Design and Delivery
  • Supporting Transition to Postgraduate Study

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

If you’re an international student and are interested in applying for a Foundation year, HNC, HND or Degree course then you’ll need to apply to us directly.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Relevant work experience and/or a professional development qualification.
  • A 2:2 undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Applicants with a lower class of degree and/or professional experience only will be individually considered and will usually be interviewed prior to being offered a place on the course.
  • English as a Foreign Language Participants whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in verbal and written English language equivalent to IELTS 6.5 overall with no component less than 5.5, or TOEFL 600. If you have IELTS 6.0 you may be eligible to study our online pre-sessional English course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5650 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    3533 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3533 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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