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International Diploma in the Management of Humanitarian Action (IDMHA)

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International Diploma in the Management of Humanitarian Action (IDMHA)
 8 Credits  

The IDMHA consists of three required courses and one elective course.  The IDMHA is designed to provide students with practical management skills, an understanding of institutional relationships and coordination, and a framework for understanding the ethical issues that arise in humanitarian action.

Data analysis and ethical research methods are also covered. Throughout the module, students will further develop and research their thesis project.

Advanced Certificate Option  

The International Diploma in the Management of Humanitarian Assistance (IDMHA) has been approved by New York State's Education Department as an Advanced Certificate program. Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive an Advanced Certificate from Fordham University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS).  This Advanced Certificate is equivalent to 8 graduate level academic credits that are accepted towards our Master of Arts in International Humanitarian Action and maybe to other academic institutions.

If you are interested in applying for the Advanced Certificate, please contact Alexandra DeBlock at 212-636-7646 or for more information.

Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs
33 West 60th St., Suite 804 New York, NY 10023
Phone: 212 636 6294  Fax: 212 636 7060

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