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HUMS661: Risk and Crisis Communication

Course at a glance

Next Start Date

November 13, 2017

Subject Level


Course Description

Examines communication needs associated with contexts of heightened concern (e.g., crisis, conflict, disasters). Analyzes theories about perception of risk. Explores theories, principles and practices of risk and crisis communication that support individuals, organizations and communities making effective risk/benefit decisions, managing fear and uncertainty, and responding to crisis. Pre-requisites: One of DEMN502, CAMN502, HSPB500, JUST502.

Course Credits

  • 3.00

General Studies Offerings

General studies courses may be eligible for internal transfer credit into their related programs.

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
November 13, 2017 January 28, 2018 $2125.83 Online
January 7, 2019 March 10, 2019 TBD Online
April 29, 2019 June 30, 2019 TBD Online