Psychology and Sociology of Disasters and Methods of Risk Communication

GMS BC 620

This course surveys psychological and social factors affecting community and individual responses to disasters. Emphasis is placed on groups who may experience greater impact as a result of disability, social, economic, or racial disparities. This course explores the methods of risk communications to diverse audiences including considerations of subjectivity of risk, translating complex concepts into clear concise informative messages, and recognizing time sensitivity of information. 3 cr

SPRG 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Thomas M 4:00 pm-6:50 pm held in
Room X-140
MED Campus

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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