Management in Humanitarian Action

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode LVX009M05
Vaknaam Management in Humanitarian Action
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I
ECTS 5
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Leerdoelen Has demonstrated a sound understanding of the main issues and challenges related to anthropology, public health and management that humanitarian workers are confronted with in the field.
Has demonstrated a thorough understanding of the diversity of actors and stakeholders in the humanitarian system and the importance of coordination between them on different levels.
Has demonstrated the capability to analyse the logic of own and others' judgments, weighing their personal and social implications in order to prevent foreseeable harm by humanitarian interventions.
Has demonstrated the ability to apply interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of humanitarian action to problems emerging in practical situations and the ability to come up with possible solutions.
Has demonstrated the ability to translate in practical terms humanitarian principles and values to policies, strategies and programme management.
Has demonstrated the ability to carefully assess the relevant factors for the decision making, such as operative context, possible effects and risks.
Has shown teamwork and leadership skills by actively contributing to team building, a balanced distribution of work, and fostering a good atmosphere and cohesion in group projects.
Has demonstrated the ability to manage dilemmas making use of sound informed judgments, listening to peers and involved actors and respect to humanitarian values and principles and take responsibility for decisions made.
Has shown an ability to assist others in coping with security risks.
Omschrijving Gedurende de module wordt een overzicht gegeven van de belangrijkste onderdelen van diverse organisatie en management theorieën, namelijk algemeen en financieel projectmanagement, veranderingsmanagement in organisaties, management in non-profit organisaties, organisatiestructuren en -culturen. Bijzondere nadruk wordt gelegd op de economische en financiële aspecten voor hulpverstrekkende organisaties.
Uren per week 3
Onderwijsvorm hoorcollege, praktische oefening, werkcollege
Toetsvorm portfolio, presentatie, werkstuk(ken)
Vaksoort master
Docent(en) dr. B.J.W. Pennink
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