PGCert Shelter after Disaster

Our Shelter after Disaster course provides you with the knowledge to understand and discuss the essential components of shelter response after a disaster.

Safe shelter is a critical need immediately after a natural disaster. This course aims to develop reflective practitioners who can combine:

You will learn about development and humanitarian practice. AS well as the role of the practitioner intervening in post disaster reconstruction.

We have developed good relationships with agencies working in the shelter field. Occasionally we can offer you internship possibilities within these organisations.

The course is suitable for students with technical as well as non-technical backgrounds. There is no need to have any previous knowledge in building, construction, architecture or engineering.

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  • Disasters, Risk, Vulnerability and Climate Change (20 credits)
  • Critical Enquiry, Development and Emergencies (20 credits)
  • Humanitarian Action: responding to crises in 21 st Century (10 credits)
  • Programming and Partnerships (10 credits)
  • Working with Conflict : practical skills and strategies (10 credits)
  • The Refugee Experience: forced migration, protection and humanitarianism (20 credits)
  • Conflict, Violence and Humanitarianism (20 credits)
  • Human Rights and Governance (20 credits)
  • Globalisation: environment and development (20 credits)
  • Independent Study (10 credits)
  • £5,650 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    4 Month


    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024
    • September 2025

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time