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Courses 2021/22 for MKAT Programme

Master's programme in Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation  21/22     

Study Year 1 (Mandatory Courses)

Course Code Link to complete information about the course; study periods, programmes etc. Credits Cycle G1: Basic level
G2: Upper basic level
A: Advanced level
S.Ex. stud. The course is suitable for incoming exchange students. Language Language of the course:
E: The course is given in English
E1: The course is given in English upon request
E2: The course may be given in English
S: The course is given in Swedish
Course Name Foot­note Links KS: Course syllabus in Swedish
KE: Course syllabus in English
U: Archive with course evaluations
W: Course Web Page
T: Examination schedule
  21/22
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21/22
sp2
21/22
sp3
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sp4
F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions)
VRSN05 7.5 A X E Foundations for Risk Assessment and Management KS KE U T 14 16 0 8 154
VRSN01 7.5 A X E Societal Resilience KS KE U T 23 17 0 2 158
VBRN35 7.5 A - E Capacity Development KS KE U T 21 29 0 2 140
VRSN11 7.5 A X E Introduction to Disaster Response Management X The course has replaced VRSN10 Direction and Coordination in Disaster Management. Only one of the courses VRSN11 Introduction to disaster response management and VRSN10 Direction and Coordination in Disaster Management may be included in a degree. KS KE U T 44 4 0 2 150
VRSN15 7.5 A - E Climate Smart Risk Reduction KS KE U T 34 20 0 2 144
VRSN20 7.5 A - E1 Risk Based Land Use Planning X In this course some elements are co-studied with students taking the course VRSN30. KS KE U T 20 12 0 20 152
VBRN40 7.5 A X E Preparedness and Planning KS KE U T 34 20 0 10 136
VRSN50 7.5 A X E Risk Perception, Communication and Human Behaviour KS KE U T 30 20 0 2 148

VRSN11 Introduction to Disaster Response Management: The course has replaced VRSN10 Direction and Coordination in Disaster Management. Only one of the courses VRSN11 Introduction to disaster response management and VRSN10 Direction and Coordination in Disaster Management may be included in a degree.
VRSN20 Risk Based Land Use Planning: In this course some elements are co-studied with students taking the course VRSN30.

Study Year 2 (Mandatory Courses)

Course Code Link to complete information about the course; study periods, programmes etc. Credits Cycle G1: Basic level
G2: Upper basic level
A: Advanced level
S.Ex. stud. The course is suitable for incoming exchange students. Language Language of the course:
E: The course is given in English
E1: The course is given in English upon request
E2: The course may be given in English
S: The course is given in Swedish
Course Name Foot­note Links KS: Course syllabus in Swedish
KE: Course syllabus in English
U: Archive with course evaluations
W: Course Web Page
T: Examination schedule
  21/22
sp1
21/22
sp2
21/22
sp3
21/22
sp4
F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions)
VRSN55 7.5 A - E Critical Issues in Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation KS KE U T 20 12 0 8 160
VRSN40 7.5 A - E Research Methodology and Methods KS KE U T 0 24 0 12 164

Elective Courses - MKAT

Course Code Link to complete information about the course; study periods, programmes etc. Credits Cycle G1: Basic level
G2: Upper basic level
A: Advanced level
Year Study year the course belongs to according to normal study plan. From year Students are permitted to read the course from this year of study. S.Ex. stud. The course is suitable for incoming exchange students. Language Language of the course:
E: The course is given in English
E1: The course is given in English upon request
E2: The course may be given in English
S: The course is given in Swedish
Course Name Foot­note Links KS: Course syllabus in Swedish
KE: Course syllabus in English
U: Archive with course evaluations
W: Course Web Page
T: Examination schedule
  sp1 sp2 sp3 sp4
F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions) F Lectures h (45-minute sessions) O Exercises h (45-minute sessions) L Laboratory exercises h (45-minute sessions) H Time with supervisor for projects h (45-minute sessions) S Time for self studies h (45-minute sessions)
FLYF20 7.5 G2 1 1 - E The Technology and Applications of Drone Systems X The course takes place at the School of Aviation in Ljungbyhed. KS KE U W T 40 40 0 0 120
VRSN45 7.5 A 2 2 X E Critical Infrastructure Resilience KS KE U T 18 0 8 14 160
VBRN55 15 A 2 1 - E Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation in Practice KS KE U T 0 0 0 5 195
MTTF25 7.5 G2 2 2 X E Fundamentals of Logistics and Operations Management KS KE U W T 30 10 6 14 140
EXTG30 15 G2 2 2 - E Geographic Information Technology - Basic Course X Only one of the courses EXTG20 and EXTG30 may be included in a degree.The course is given by the Faculty of Science. Students at the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation program are guaranteed admission for 3 seats at the course. The date and time of the exam is announced by the course lecturer. KS KE U W T 25 0 56 0 319
EXTG20 15 G2 2 2 - E Geographic Information Technology - Introduction X Only one of the courses EXTG20 and EXTG30 may be included in a degree. The date and time of the exam is announced by the course lecturer. Online course. The course flexible designed which facilitate for the student to carry out the course on full-, half-, or part-time. Students at the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation program are guaranteed admission. KS KE U W T 26 0 55 0 319
VVRF01 7.5 G2 2 2 X E Integrated Water Resources Management: International Aspects KS KE U W T 22 4 0 1 173
EXTG25 15 A 2 2 - E Geographic Information Technology - Advanced Course X Only one of the courses EXTG25 and EXTG35 may be included in a degree.The date and time of the exam is announced by the course lecturer. Online course. Students at the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation program are guaranteed admission. KS KE U W T 9 0 25 0 166 9 0 25 0 166
MTTN46 7.5 A 2 2 X E Humanitarian Logistics KS KE U W T 38 12 0 50 100

FLYF20 The Technology and Applications of Drone Systems: The course takes place at the School of Aviation in Ljungbyhed.
EXTG30 Geographic Information Technology - Basic Course: Only one of the courses EXTG20 and EXTG30 may be included in a degree.The course is given by the Faculty of Science. Students at the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation program are guaranteed admission for 3 seats at the course. The date and time of the exam is announced by the course lecturer.
EXTG20 Geographic Information Technology - Introduction: Only one of the courses EXTG20 and EXTG30 may be included in a degree. The date and time of the exam is announced by the course lecturer. Online course. The course flexible designed which facilitate for the student to carry out the course on full-, half-, or part-time. Students at the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation program are guaranteed admission.
EXTG25 Geographic Information Technology - Advanced Course: Only one of the courses EXTG25 and EXTG35 may be included in a degree.The date and time of the exam is announced by the course lecturer. Online course. Students at the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation program are guaranteed admission.

Degree Projects - MKAT

The list contains the degree project courses that are included in the MKAT programme.

Course Code Credits Course Name Links KS: Course syllabus in Swedish
KE: Course syllabus in English
U: Archive with course evaluations
W: Course Web Page
T: Examination schedule
VBRM15 30 Degree Project in Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation KS KE U