Degrees in Emergency & Disaster Management

Emergency & Disaster Management

Schedule / Summer 2017

Course Number Key:
MPDM = Master's in Emergency & Disaster Management
MPEM = Executive Master's in Emergency & Disaster Management

Note: Courses for the Executive Master's Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) program are not listed below. For course details on the EDM GCC program, download the brochure in Arabic or English.



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Schedule / Summer 2017
Course Name Course No. and CRN Instructors Dates
Applied EM: Chile Immersion MPDM-801-62 CRN: 16140 Manning, T.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Wed; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave.
  Syllabus: Download syllabus Notes: Students are required to get permission from the program to add or drop the course. This course requires travel to Chile. The travel fee is $1997. Students will not receive a refund of the travel fee after May 30, 2017.
Capstone MPEM-900-40 CRN: 14280 Kaufman, D.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Wed; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM 640 Mass Ave.
  Syllabus: Download syllabus Notes: Students are required to be present in Washington, DC for 9-hr days of onsite practicum work July 31 - Aug. 5, 2017. Additional 60 minutes per week of asynchronous instruction is required.
GIS for Emergency Mgmt MPDM-630-140 CRN: 15958 Peterson, A.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings Online
  Syllabus: Download syllabus
Quant & Qual Methods for EDM MPDM-680-140 CRN: 15960 Whitehead, J.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings Online
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Quant & Qual Methods for EDM MPDM-680-40 CRN: 15961 Lewis, M.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Tue; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C123
  Syllabus: Download syllabus Notes: Additional 90 minute distance learning component required.
Risk Perception Awareness MPDM-620-140 CRN: 16058 Miller, S.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings Online
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Socio-Cultural Dimensions MPDM-670-40 CRN: 16090 Laine, J.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Mon; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:25 PM 640 Mass Ave. C231
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Theory & Legal Framework MPDM-600-40 CRN: 15956 Jones, G.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Thu; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C231
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