Critical Approaches to Management of Humanitarian Operations

  • Code:

    HCRI70040
  • Credits:

    15
  • Option:

    Core: MSc, Core: PGDip, Core: PGCert
  • Delivery:

    Blended

Campus:

Manchester

Module Overview:

This course unit studies the management and leadership issues faced by managers in humanitarian operation which are characterised by uncertainty and unpredictability. It covers various operational challenges and related academic debates to provide students with an ability to critically engage with their own practices. The course will explore how individuals practice and team processes can be enhanced in complex, fast- evolving and challenging contexts. Central to the course unit is the question: How do I engage critically with management practices in order to improve my ability to lead or contribute to humanitarian operations?

Module Start Date:

16/09/2019

Module End Date:

25/11/2019

Course Length (weeks):

10

Duration of face to face teaching:

2 weeks part-time

Fully online learning option:

Yes

Assesment:

Assignment

Module Details:

https://www.manchester.ac.uk/study/masters/courses/list/11957/msc-humanitarian-practice/course-details/HCRI70040#course-unit-details