STS 322 Technological Catastrophes Section: 651
Interdisciplinary examination of the human, organizational and technical factors contributing to the causes and impacts of recent technological accidents such as the Bhopal chemical leak, the space shuttle Challenger explosion, the Chernobyl nuclear accident, and the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Evaluation of risk assessment, risk perception and risk communication strategies. Consideration of options for living with complex technological systems.
BA Completion-Leadership in the Public Sector
SUM1 10W 2019
Dr Keith R Earnshaw