CMT4400 Social Effects of Disaster on Society

Course Overview

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Howard Woodruff

Course Description:

This course will provide a basic understanding of the effects of crises and disasters on local communities and the broader society as whole, including the effects on the recovery process.

How This Course Benefits Students:

The student need served by this class is to provide an operational understanding of community disaster mitigation and recovery to those who will become involved in this field of ministry in their communities.

Why This Course Is Important:

Emergency response is a field in which specific techniques, procedures, and organizations are required to be effective. This course will help the student demonstrate an understanding of these factors.