Communication in Crises and Disasters (7125LHS)

This course considers the role of risk and crisis communication in social, political and business contexts. It explores international case studies, theory and practice and aims to equip students with the skills necessary to identify and manage issues facing government, non-government organisations and businesses, build a crisis response plan and team, and effectively manage communication during crises and disasters.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Online Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables


Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (13339) Open Weeks 1 - 7, Mid-Trimester Break, 8 - Exam week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.