Course syllabus

Olycks- och krishantering
Emergency and Disaster Management

VBR225, 15 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 2
Date of Decision: 2012-03-16

General Information

Elective for: BI4, RH4
Language of instruction: The course might be given in English


Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: Oral individual examination and approved individual assignments and group projects. The group project shall be reported both orally and in writing. The written report shall follow the Department of Safety Engineering's regulations regarding assignments at Level II, (


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: 40
Selection: Credits remaining for the degree.
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 15.
The course overlaps following course/s: TFRU01, VBR220

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Universitetslektor Marcus Abrahamsson,
Further information: Group assignments require active participation. Each group member must individually be able to account for the content of the assignment. If a group member does not fulfill the demands of the group or ignores hers/his commitment, she/he can be reassigned to another group or get a fail result.