OUR COURSES

 

Overview

MASTER AND DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Humanitarian Action

  • Three month core curriculum on the concepts and fundamental issues of humanitarianism
  • Two specialization modules to choose from (each of them represent the equivalent of a CAS)
  • Three week research methodology
  • Dissertation: to submit in June or August
  • Duration: from 1 to 3 years

The completion of a MAS corresponds to 60 ECTS 

 

Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) in Humanitarian Action

  • Four month full time course on humanitarian concepts and contemporary challenges to humanitarian practice
  • One week research methdology
  • Research paper: to submit in January 

The completion of a DAS corresponds to 30 ECTS

 

HUMANITARIAN DISTANCE LEARNING

HDL Designing Strategies & Projects in Humanitarian Action

8-month course, including 2 residential weeks in Kampala, Uganda

 

 

MOOC Humanitarian Communication: Addressing Key Challenges

Five week open online course

3-4 hours per week of work 

Focusing on the main challenges of communication in humanitarian action and the means to address these challenges.

CERTIFICATE OF ADVANCED STUDIES (cAS)

Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation

Seven week Certificate

  • Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation

One week Thematic Short Courses

  • Advocacy for Humanitarian Projects in Health
  • Communication
  • Dialogue with Communities
  • Designing an Advocacy Strategy 
  • Media and Humanitarian Action 
  • Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings

Five week MOOC

    • Humanitarian Communication: Addressing Key Challenges

 

Health and Sexual Violence 

Seven week Certificate

    • Health of Populations affected by Humanitarian Emergencies

One week Thematic Short Courses

    • Chronic Diseases
    • Health in Humanitarian Emergencies
    • Nutritional Crises: Origins, Consequences, Interventions
    • Sexual and Reproductive Health
    • Sexual Violence in Conflict Settings and Emergencies

 

Project Management 

Seven week Certificate

  • Designing Strategies and Projects

One week Thematic Short Course

  • Project Cycle Management