DRRE691-20CY (C) Cross Year 2020

Professional Project in Disaster Risk and Resilience

60 points

Start Date: Monday, 16 November 2020
End Date: Sunday, 14 February 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 18 December 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 22 January 2021


This four month dissertation course requires that students undertake a focused disaster risk and resilience-related individual research project under the supervision of at least one member of the Disaster Risk and Resilience Group. The course gives students the chance to develop the skills learnt in DRRE 403. It may be informed by an internship (enrolment in GEOG 415).

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.


Subject to approval of the Programme Director


HAZM 691

Course Coordinator

For further information see School of Earth and Environment on the departments and colleges page

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $3,974.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if less than 1 person applies to enrol.

For further information see School of Earth and Environment on the department and colleges page.

All DRRE691 Occurrences

  • DRRE691-20CY (C) Cross Year 2020