The Master of Emergency and Disaster Management gives you the skills and knowledge to work as an emergency and disaster management professional.
This in-depth, highly unique program is delivered both online and on campus from Darwin, which is Australia's gateway to Indonesia and Southeast Asia. The course draws on research, insights and learnings from a geographic region that is unarguably the most prone to, and affected by, various types of disasters. The course also carries a strong focus on informed practice and research, as well as multi-sectoral approaches.
During the course you will:
Gain the essential knowledge and skills required to lead and manage all phases of the disaster management cycle
Learn how to confidently apply your academic studies to practical responses
Learn how to apply your skills, knowledge and experience in a way that’s appropriate, collaborative and productive in the Asia Pacific region and beyond
Have the opportunity to tailor your course by choosing from a range of specialid electives
Acquire the technical, managerial and leadership skills to progress your current career or take a new professional direction
Be able to report on your professional experience in the academic sphere of this rapidly evolving sector
The Master of Emergency and Disaster Management is supported by nationally and internationally respected leading industry partners.
The Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate in Emergency and Disaster Management are also nested within the Master's degree course as entry and exit pathways to this program.