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CURRICULUM FOR THE DEGREE OF 
MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) SPECIALIZATION IN 
DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT (DRM)

(Thesis Program)

    

A.      BASIC COURSES                                                                       Units                                   9 Units

  

A.1       Research Methodology ………………………………………. 3

A.2       Managerial Statistic………………….………………………... 3

A.3       Financial Accounting ……………………….………………… 3

B.      MAJOR FIELD OF CONCENTRATION                                                                                21 Units

            B.1       Financial Management … ……………………………………..3*

B.2       Marketing Management ………………… ……………….……3

B.3       Production and Operations Management…………………......3*

            B.4       International Business ………………………………….……...3 

            B.5       Management Information System ………………………..…...3*

            B.6       Management Policies……………………………………...….. 3*

B.7       Project Research and Development ……..…………...………3*

C.     COGNATES                                                                                                                           9 Units

C.1       Human Behavior in Organization ……………………………..3

            C.2       Economic Impact of Natural Disasters.………………….........3

C.3       Organization Theory and Design ……………………….……..3

C.4       International Marketing……………………………………….. .3

C.5       Entrepreneurial Management …………………………………3

C.6       Management Accounting ……………………………………....3

            C.7       Damage, Loss and Need Assessment (DLNA) ……...………3

C.8       Crisis Management…………………………………….. ……...3

C.9       Community Based Disaster Risk Management ……………...3

C.10     Special Seminar in Disaster Risk Management...…................6

C.11     Environmental Impact Assessment ….…………….…………..3

D.     Thesis Writing                                                                                                                       6 Units

D.1      Thesis Writing 1 & 2 ………………………………….…………6

GRAND TOTAL ………….                             45 Units


* DRM related content for specific Majors (B.1, 3, 5, 6 & 7) will be covered by C.10; Special Seminar in DRM Specialization

 To complete the MBA specialization in DRM Thesis Program and be awarded the degree of Master of Business Administration Specialization in Disaster Risk Management, a candidate must satisfactorily meet the following requirements:

1.   Completion of at least thirty-nine (39) units (thesis program) of academic subjects as prescribed in the above     curriculum, with general average of at least 2.0 or 85%.

   
                2.    Must pass Special Seminar in Disaster Risk Management (C.10)

3.    Passing six (6) additional units for thesis program. Thesis topic should be aligned to the Disaster Management   field.

4.   Completion of all academic courses in the entire curriculum within five (5) years reckoned from date of original enrolment in the MBA in DRM Program.


Baccalaureate degree holder of non-disaster management course shall be required to complete at least six (6) additional units of COGNATES subjects in the MBA Specialization in DRM Program which shall be prescribed by the Dean/Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Business.

 

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