HUMS661: Risk and Crisis Communication

Course at a glance

Next Start Date

July 13, 2020

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
July 13, 2020 September 13, 2020 $2206.67 Online
May 3, 2021 July 4, 2021 TBD Online
January 4, 2022 March 6, 2022 TBD Online
May 2, 2022 July 3, 2022 TBD Online