EMG307 Developing a Disaster Recovery Plan (16)


In this subject students will develop an understanding of the strategies to be implemented to assist a community to recover after a disaster. This involves students learning how to apply the Community Analysis model to a community of their choice in order to generate a genuine recovery management plan.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 2
DistanceManly Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: EMG307
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLAustralian Graduate School of Policing and Security

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:


- be able to implement the Community Analysis Process


- be able to analyse the social characteristics and infrastructure of a community


- be able to detail the recovery management needs


- be able to prioritise the recovery management needs


- be able to integrate contemporary community development concepts in their recommendations for enhancing community recovery capabilities


The subject will cover the following topics:
  The community analysis process Analysing the social and physical characteristics of a community Recovery management strategies Specification of recovery management needs from an impact assessment Prioritisation of recovery management needs Case studies


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.