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
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