EAM4043: Disaster and Emergency Management Ethics
Prerequisites: EAM 1003 and 1013 or consent of instructor.

The course will involve a study of a variety types of ethical theory (teleological, deontological, distributive theories of justice, natural law), a review of specific ethical dilemmas per disaster phase, professional ethics, overcoming biases, avoiding discrimination, and developing sensitivity. Detailed ethical case studies will be conducted (Bhopal, Chernobyl, Three-Mile Island, Love Canal, Exxon Valdez).


CRN Section # # Seats Days Time Date Building Room
21611 001 30
TR 1100-1220 13-JAN-14 / 06-MAY-14 DN 206