|1.||Investigate the different types of disasters and identify and evaluate future hazards and risks to public health;|
|2.||Map, analyse and critically evaluate the impact disasters have on the health and well-being of populations and identify groups most vulnerable and their specific health impacts;|
|3.||Critically analyse the principles and ethics of disaster preparedness, response and recovery and the challenges in applying these in public health practice;|
|4.||Advocate for the use of specific theoretical and practical tools to inform the public health response in disasters; and|
|5.||Apply and defend the Disaster Management Cycle to a range of public health scenarios in disasters.|
|Other||Contribution to a discussion board on the impact disasters have on the health and well-being of populations (500 words)||10%|
|Research Paper||Analysis of the principles and ethics of disaster preparedness, response and recovery (2000 words)||40%|
|Project||Applying the Disaster Management Cycle to a public health scenarios in a selected disaster. (2500 words)||50%|
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