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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Disaster Risk and Resilience

Coventry University

12 months
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5533 GBP/year
3466 GBP/year
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About

Studied on campus or 100% online, this Disaster Risk and Resilience course at Coventry University  could be for you if you a looking to start your career in disaster management and humanitarian action or currently work in a local or national government disaster management agency, an NGO or civil society organisation and need to further your career.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The fields of humanitarian action, disaster risk reduction, community resilience, climate change adaptation and sustainability increasingly overlap. Professionals working with those most vulnerable to the impacts of conflict and disaster must have an integrated understanding of policy and practice across these themes to ensure a holistic approach.

The Disaster Risk and Resilience course at  Coventry University    is open to EU nationals living in the UK with settled or pre-settled status who would not require a visa to study.

Career

Our part-time students are often sponsored by their employers. Successful completion of this postgraduate level qualification should provide the credibility needed to progress in your organisation and career.

When you graduate, you can pursue or further a career in sectors including national and local government, NGO’s, UN organisations and other regional organisations, healthcare or consultancy.

Our current teaching staff and the university’s Talent Team can support your search for employment in the UK or overseas by making use of our 25 years of alumni network industrial contacts, careers events, recruitment fairs and individual advice.

Programme Structure

Modules
  • Disaster Risk, Resilience, Adaption and Sustainability
  • Humanitarian Principles, Preparedness and Response
  • Community Preparedness, Recovery and Resilience
  • Disaster Interventions, Evaluation and Learning
  • Supporting Transition to Postgraduate Study

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 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

    5533 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 5533 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    3466 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3466 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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