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With Massey’s Master of Emergency Management, you’ll learn to effectively lead emergency management programmes at operational and strategic levels.
Emergency management focuses on organising communities to respond to disasters, survive them, rebuild social structures and infrastructure, and sustain and preserve life.
With the Master of Emergency Management you’ll gain in-depth knowledge about a range of emergency management issues, practices and policies.
This master’s programme will give you skills in:
The recently revised, innovative Master of Emergency Management offers two options:
You’ll work closely with professionals at the Joint Centre for Disaster Research, an exciting collaboration between Massey University and GNS Science.
“Supporting papers had significant relevance to my day-to-day business…”
Studying emergency management has improved my knowledge of our nation’s many hazards, everything from how tsunamis are created and travel, to the geology of earth movement through subsidence or earthquake. I’ve also learnt about leadership and organisational change.
I’ve been working in emergency management for many years and wanted to study the theoretical component behind emergency management.
I liked the academic approach to emergency management offered by Massey. The programme leaders are all well-respected academics.
The papers were varied and interesting while staying on topic and supporting papers also had significant relevance to my day-to-day business. All tutors were easily accessible and the online components assisted in achieving results.
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