Courses Catalogue

Disaster Management

COURSE CODE: DVS 2104
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Public Administration, Diploma
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

  • Fredrick, C. (1983.). Disaster and development. New York: Oxford university press.
  • Brown, B. (1977). Disaster preparedness: Towards a responsive system, council on foreign relation. New York: 
  • Middleton, N and Keefe, P.O. (1998). Disaster and development: the politics of the humanitarian Aid. London: 
  • Lurre, B, Paul, T, & James, G. (1997). Building capacity for risk reduction of networks for UNDHA – disaster management training programmes