BDEM Honours Major/Minor

The Honours program BDEM may be pursued jointly with approved Honours Minor degree programs in the Faculties of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Faculty of Health or Faculty of Science and Engineering. For further details on requirements, refer to the listings for specific Honours programs that may be pursued jointly with other Faculties. Students wishing to combine a major in disaster and emergency management with a minor in another discipline or field of study must follow the requirements below. [This Honours option does not include a stream]. Note: In a major/minor program, a course may count only once toward major credit or minor credit.

Note: Students are required to have completed 12U Advanced Functions or equivalent prior to entry to the program.

Major: 48 credits including:
AP/ADMS 1000 3.00 Introduction to Administrative Studies
AP/ADMS 2700 3.00 Fundamentals of Emergency Management
AP/ADMS 2320 3.00 Quantitative Methods
AP/ADMS 2400 3.00 Introduction to Organizational Behaviour
AP/ADMS 3701 3.00 Disaster Risk Management
AP/ADMS 3702 3.00 Comprehensive Emergency Management I
AP/ADMS 3703 3.00 Business Continuity Planning
AP/ADMS 3704 3.00 Emergency Management Communications
AP/ADMS 3707 3.00 Ethics: Society, the Environment and Disasters
AP/ADMS 4421 3.00 Qualitative Methods
LE/ESSE 1410 6.00 Natural, Technological and Human Induced Disasters

3 additional credits from the following:
AP/ADMS 3705 3.00 Emergency Management: Field Experience
AP/ADMS 3706 3.00 Disasters and Humans
AP/ADMS 3708 3.00 Social Issues in Disaster Management
AP/GEOG 3180 3.00 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
AP/HRM 3440 3.00 Leadership and Management Skills
AP/POLS 3195 3.00 Multi-level Gov, Policy & Prog. Delivery in Canada
ES/ENVS 3450 3.00 Environment and Health
LE/ESSE 3300 3.00 Geographical Information Systems and Spatial Analysis

9 additional credits from the following:
AP/ADMS 4704 3.00 Disasters and Logistics
AP/ADMS 4705 3.00 Comprehensive Emergency Management II: The Canadian Context
AP/ADMS 4708 3.00 Research Seminar in Disaster and Emergency Management
AP/ADMS 4709 3.00 Terrorism: The New Threat
ES/ENVS 4440 3.00 Environmental Disasters
LE/ESSE 4400 3.00 GIS and Data Integration

At least 12 credits in the major must be at the 4000 level.

Upper level requirement: At least 36 credits at the 3000 or 4000 level, including at least 18 credits at the 4000 level.