Research Methodology and Ethics

The course introduces the principal study designs, methodological approaches and ethical considerations in disaster research; with a focus on research development.

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Deadline for applications: 1 October 2020
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School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen.
The course takes place in Copenhagen, Denmark

Course leader

Associate Professor Peter Furu 


This is a mandatory course in the Master of Disaster Management programme.


  • Part 1: 9-13 November 2020
  • Part 2: 11-29 January 2021: Full time lectures and exercises, including a few days of individual or group study

ECTS credits

7.5 ECTS