PUBA 461 :: Social Dimensions of Disaster Response
Spring 2014 @UH West Oahu

CRN:
69111
Credit Hours:
3
Instructor:
R. Prizzia
rprizzia@hawaii.edu
808-689-2365 (Ph)
Instructional Mode:
Online
Instructional Mode:
Online
Dates:
01/13/2014 - 05/09/2014
Course Prerequisites:
Pre: Completion of 6 lower division credits (PUBA 100, 101, 102 or 203 highly recommended).
Course Description:
Overview of empirical vs. theoretical approaches; human behavior in disaster, myths and reality; group disaster behavior; community social systems and disaster; cultures, demographics and disaster behavior distinctions and model building in sociological disaster research.
Textbooks:
Books may be purchased at the West Oahu bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/westoahu.
Technical Requirements:
This is an internet class. No required chats. Access the class through https://laulima.hawaii.edu. Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at http://www.uhwo.hawaii.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-student-tutorials/
Updated:
Monday, October 28, 2013 14:02:34