KTU Disaster Management Notes | 2019 Scheme S5 MCN 301

KTU Disaster Management Notes | 2019 Scheme S5/S6 MCN 301

Here we provides KTU S5/S6 notes for Disaster Management MCN 301 . It is indroduced in 2019. The objective of this course is to introduce the fundamental concepts of hazards and disaster management. You will explore natural and human-made hazards and the impacts they have on communities. Students will examine how the costs of disasters are borne by the taxpayers and how policy decisions influence the types of disasters that threaten our communities. 

Through this 2019 Scheme Disaster management course you will also learn about emergency management organizations in action, like the response to Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, Irene, and Sandy. Through a series of in-depth case studies, you will explore emergency management activities at all levels of government as well as nongovernmental organizations, including Red Cross shelters for Hurricane Katrina victims and animal rescue operations for Hurricane Sandy. 

By the end of this course you will have completed a Disaster Management Plan for your community that includes a hazard identification analysis and a timeline for implementation. The Notes for Disaster Management are easily available on our website (www.keralanotes.com).

Board KTU
Scheme 2019 New Scheme
Year Third Year
Semester S5/S6
Subject MCN 301 | Disaster Management
Credit Nil
Category KTU S5/S6 Computer Science

KTU S5/S6 Disaster Management | CST 309 | Notes (2019 Scheme)

Are you in need of study materials for the Disaster Management MCN 301? This course is intended for students to gain awareness about the basic principles of disaster and risk management, so that they can use the information for further studies or research. MCN301 presents the fundamentals of risk management and mitigation within the context of natural and man-made disasters. You will learn about the hazards that threaten our communities, and what can be done to prevent, or in some cases, minimize their disastrous consequences.

Module 1

Module 1 - Syllabus

Systems of earth Lithosphere 

composition, rocks, soils; Atmosphere-layers, ozone layer, greenhouse effect, weather, cyclones, atmospheric circulations, Indian Monsoon; hydrosphere- Oceans, inland water bodies; biosphere Definition and meaning of key terms in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management- disaster, hazard, exposure, vulnerability, risk, risk assessment, risk mapping, capacity, resilience, disaster risk reduction, disaster risk management, early warning systems, disaster preparedness, disaster prevention, disaster mitigation, disaster response, damage assessment, crisis counselling, needs assessment.

Module 1 - Notes

Module 1  Disaster Management | MCN 301 PPT Notes


Module 1  Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF Notes


Module 2

Module 2 - Syllabus

Hazard types and hazard mapping - Vulnerability types and their assessment- physical, social, economic and environmental vulnerability. 

Disaster risk assessment - approaches, procedures

Module 2 - Notes

Module 2 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF 1 Notes


Module 2 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF 2 Notes


Module 3

Module 3 - Syllabus

Disaster risk management -Core elements and phases of Disaster Risk Management

Measures for Disaster Risk Reduction – prevention, mitigation, and preparedness.

Disaster response- objectives, requirements; response planning; types of responses

Relief; international relief organizations.

Module 3 - Notes

Module 3 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PPT Notes


Module 3 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF Notes


Module 4

Module 4 - Syllabus

Participatory stakeholder engagement; Disaster communication- importance, methods, barriers, Crisis counselling

Capacity Building: Concept – Structural and Non-structural Measures, Capacity Assessment, Strengthening Capacity for Reducing Risk

Module 4 - Notes

Module 4 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF 1 Notes


Module 4 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF 2 Notes


Module 5

Module 5 - Syllabus

Common disaster types in India, Legislations in India on disaster management, National disaster management policy, Institutional arrangements for disaster management in India.

The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction- targets, priorities for action, guiding principles

Module 5 - Notes

Module 5 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF 1 Notes


Module 5 Disaster Management | MCN 301 PDF 2 Notes


Knowledge is power. The more you know about the risks and vulnerabilities in your community, and how to prepare for, respond to, and recover from Emergencies, the better equipped you'll be to get through any situation safely. During the time of the floods in Kerala, Kerala tourism was completely shattered. KTU Disaster Management will help you learn about emergency management so you can make informed decisions about protecting yourself, your family, and your community.

After learning this course try to answer some of these questions:
  • What are disasters? What are their causes?
  • Explain the different types of cyclones and the mechanism of their formation
  • What is hazard mapping? What are its objectives?
  • Explain the types of vulnerabilities and the approaches to assess them
  • Explain briefly the concept of ‘disaster risk’
  • What is disaster preparedness?
  • What are the steps to effective disaster communication?
  • How are stakeholders in disaster management identified?
  • Explain the earthquake zonation of India
  • Explain the salient features of the National Policy on Disaster Management in India

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