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    Department of Geography & Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience Logo
  • Study Type

    Full time & Part time available

  • Subject Areas

    Geography

  • Start Date

    October

  • Course Duration

    1 year (full-time), 2 years (part-time)

  • Course Type

    MA

  • Course Fees

    website

  • Last Updated

    19 December 2018

Course content

Description

This MA course is designed for those who wish to explore the social dimensions of risk and resilience. The Department of Geography is especially well-suited to examine these in relation to environmental hazards, climate change and security-related risk, but you are encouraged to develop your own thinking in relation to any aspect of risk research, including broader environmental change, disaster risk reduction, financial risk, risk and insurance, risk and health, risk and migration, risk and social policy, risk and governance, borders and terrorism. This course foregrounds the existence of multiple ways of understanding risk, from risk as an objective phenomenon managed through scientific tools (e.g. in the case of environmental hazards) to risk as a social construct and a

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