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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management
GCertEmergMgt

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and

(b) have been awarded or qualified for the award of a Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, or an approved qualification; and

(c) have completed at least one year of emergency management-related experience.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management shall follow a flexible course of study, which shall consist of papers totalling at least 60 credits, comprising:

(a) at least 45 credits at 300 level;

(b) any compulsory papers listed in the Schedule for the Qualification; and including

(c) attending contact workshops, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials and laboratories as required.

Specialisations

3. The Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management is awarded without an endorsement.

Completion Requirements

4. Any timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

5. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.

Academic Progress

6. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

130202 Introduction to Emergency Management 15 credits

130301 Incident Command Systems 15 credits
P Any 200-level course or Graduate Status

Elective courses (30 credits from)

131321 Strategies for Sustainable Development 15 credits

152336 Leadership Practice 15 credits
R 152328, 152329

152350 Strategic Management and Governance 15 credits
P Any 200 level Management course R 152341, 152365

214301 Environmental Health Risk Management for Disasters 15 credits

219303 Organisational Communication 15 credits
R 114353

219305 Public Relations Management 15 credits
P 219209 R 114363

219312 Risk and Crisis Communication 15 credits

219335 Media Law and Ethics 15 credits
R 219331