Our Courses

Courses in Global Post-Disaster Reconstruction Studies

The Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters at the University of Massachusetts Boston in collaboration with the College of Advancing and Professional Studies (CAPS) offers online graduate courses as well as professional development courses.

Online Graduate Courses (3 credits each)

Spring 2018 Course descriptions, schedule, location, cost, and registration information

CRSCAD 522 Migrants and Refugees
CRSCAD 523 Climate Change: Strategies for Mitigation and Adaptation
CRSCAD 526 Disasters and Public Health
CRSCAD 527 GIS in Emergency and Disaster Management
CRSCAD 596 Independent Study in Global Post-Disaster Studies (online or on-campus)
CRSCAD 597 Special Topics in Global Post-Disaster Studies
CRSCAD 601L Social Vulnerability Approach to Disasters
CRSCAD 602L Climate Change, Global Food and Water Resources
CRSCAD 603L Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after the Cameras Have Gone
CRSCAD 621L Human Dignity, Human Rights and Sustainable Post-Disaster Reconstruction
CRSCAD 624L Survival Skills for the 21st Century: Developing Personal, Organizational and Community Resilience Skills
CRSCAD 643L Political Economy of International Migration
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Professional Development Courses (3.5 CEUs each)

Spring 2018 course descriptions, schedule, format, cost, and registration information

PRFTRN 102 Reconstruction after the Cameras Have Gone: Principles and Best Practices
PRFTRN 103 Climate Change, Global Food and Water Resources
PRFTRN 104 Human Dignity, Human Rights and Sustainable Post-Disaster Reconstruction
PRFTRN 106 Social Vulnerability Approach to Disasters
PRFTRN 114 Independent Study

PRFTRN 093: Performance Management in Government and Nonprofits
PROJMGT 002: Practical Project Management

For more information, please contact:

Professor Adenrele Awotona
Telephone 617.287.7112; Fax 617.287.5544
email: crscad@umb.edu

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters

Healey Library, 10th floor, Room 1
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125-3393 USA

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