Course syllabus RRRK - Crisis Management (FRDIS - SS 2013/2014)

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Course code: RRRK
Course title in language of instruction: Řízení krizí
Course title in Czech: Crisis Management
Course title in English: Crisis Management
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: bachelor; master
Semester: SS 2013/2014
Name of lecturer: Ing. Zbyšek Korecki, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites: not Crisis Management in English
Aims of the course:
The aim of the course is to explain the causes and able to characterize the current crisis caused by natural, economic, social and political factors.
Course contents:
1.The economic sphere - the impact of geographic objects and processes of crisis phenomena and their impacts on people and the environment. (allowance 12/12)
a.Industrial and transportation accidents and their consequences for people and the environment.
b.Air pollution, waterways and groundwater pollution.
c.Integrated Rescue System.
d.The organization of the rescue intervention

2.Crisis management. (allowance 9/9)
a.Crisis planning.
b.Critical infrastructure.
c.Flood risk assessment.

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to work in interdisciplinary team
-Ability to work in international context
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to analyze the field of crisis management, depending on the type of incident.
-Ability to apply the tools of crisis management in the context of phase dealing with emergencies.
-Acquire knowledge of the principles and patterns of behavior and actions of individuals and groups in crisis situations.
-Analyze and identify weaknesses in crisis management activities of states in the developing world and intervening entities.
-Qualitative and quantitative methods to solve decision problems characteristic when dealing with selected crisis scenarios.
-The ability to synthesize knowledge and experience of major historical crisis events.

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture21 h
     practice21 h
Total42 h
Assessment methods:
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQHÁLEK, V.Krizový management - teorie a praxe. BratislavaDonau Media2008978-80-89364-00-8
RQFUCHS, P. -- KELEMEN, M. -- SOUŠEK, R.Dopravní infrastruktura jako prvek kritické infrastruktury státuKošiceVysoká škola bezpečnostného manažérstva v Košiciach 2011978-80-89282-56-2


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