Course Number 0150-4300-01
Course Name Risk and Crisis Communication
Academic Unit Faculty of Medicine -
Disaster Management
Lecturer Mr. Gilead ShenharContact
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Office Hours By appointmentBuilding: Sackler Medicine
Mode of Instruction Lecture
Credit Hours 2
Semester 2022/3
Date Range 06/08/2023 - 09/08/2023
Hours 09:00-14:30
Building Sackler Medicine
Room 326
Studies are held daily, on dates specified above, Course is taught in English
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Short Course Description

Course Topics:
The M.DM. program combines a wide range of relevant issues that are relevant to manage disaster. Risk & crisis communication is an important element during the preparedness phase and during the response phase. Risk and crisis communication is one of the most important issues to prepare the population and to respond to emergencies and disasters. This course will deal with risk & crisis communication at the preparedness and response phase. This course will also include a workshop of preparing and conducting an interview.
Course objectives:
To expose the students to the field of risk & crisis communication and provide basic tools & terms. At the end of the course, the students will be able to prepare messages and deliver them to the media, and to understand how to effectively use crisis communication during a disaster.

Full Syllabus
Course Requirements

Take-home exam

Students may be required to submit additional assignments
Full requirements as stated in full syllabus

The specific prerequisites of the course,
according to the study program, appears on the program page of the handbook

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