DRRE402-21T2 (C) Term Two 2021

Natural Hazard Risk Assessment

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 26 April 2021
End Date: Sunday, 6 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 2 May 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 21 May 2021


The DRRE402 course provides an introduction to natural hazard risk assessment and management theory and practices, with a strong focus on risk communication. The course assumes no background, but progresses to advanced topics throughout the course. The course begins with equipping students with a strong foundation in risk concepts and the risk management process. It then progresses to using risk tools and applications in real world case-studies as part of course assessment. The course includes a number of guest lecturers from industry and local government.


Subject to approval of the Programme Director. RP: 100-level statistics


HAZM410, ENCI601

Recommended Preparation

100-level statistics


Sarah Beaven

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,066.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 5 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Earth and Environment .

All DRRE402 Occurrences

  • DRRE402-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021 - Not Offered
  • DRRE402-21T2 (C) Term Two 2021