Section B > Module 1

Background of the Field, Approaches and Principles

General Teaching Strategy for the Module

This module familiarises participants with the fundamentals of the aspects of disaster risk management of cultural heritage in the urban environment. It may be combined with the orientation sessions. Most of the content in this module is central to the entire process of disaster risk management and should thus be considered vital to all variations of the course structure. Broadly, this module covers the following topics:

An excerpt from the timetable of the international Training Course 2012, illustrating the structure of Module 1, which included lectures as well as site visits.