AP/ADMB4799 0.0 M: Essentials of Emergency Management
ONLN (Fully Online)
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
This DEM course is a pre-requisite for the DEM Master's degree. Applicants who meet the admission requirements but do not have sufficient background in disaster and emergency management or have not taken relevant academic courses in disaster and emergency management are admitted to the program conditional to the passing of an introductory Disaster & Emergency Management course run by our program. This is an online course that is offered through the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. The course is normally offered between June to August. Students should obtain at least a B- (70%) to pass this course. Applicants who cannot meet this requirement will not be admitted to the program.
Students enrolled in this course are required to review the Next Steps website.
The Next Steps website explains how to start your fully online (ONLN) & blended (BLEN) course(s) with start up information including computing requirements, course website access instructions and links to course outlines & course websites. Students are also encouraged to review the Student Guide to eLearning at York University.
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