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Civilian Crisis Management and Capacity Building

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: SSAS0310
Type: Optional obligatory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: SA 2014V
Level: Bachelor of Social Services
Credits: 4 cr
Responsible Teacher: Frantz, Hans
Language of Instruction: English

Learning Outcomes

Student gains knowledge and understanding for what is meant by Civilian Crisis Management and Capacity Building, insight of what kind of demands there are on those working in post- conflict areas, knowledge and skills how to take care of the personal safety and health in tropical areas and in difficult and dangerous areas, understanding of the relation between Human Security and Stat Security, skills of Non violent communication, insight of the roll of company employers in the Capacity building, understanding of the stress to go aboard and come home and how to come with the changes, insight of the Cultural differences when working in a new and difficult environment.


Policy of Civilian Crisis Management and Capacity building. Demands on people working in post conflict areas. Prevention of tropical diseases, personal security measures. Knowledge of danger in areas with mines. Human Security and Stat security. Non violent communication. Cultural chocks and Cultural understanding

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

To be given by the teacher

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, literature studies, group discussions, exercises and role plays

Assessment Methods

Written Examination