PY3020: Safety and Disaster Management syllabus for Pharma 2021 regulation (Professional Elective-IV)

Safety and Disaster Management detailed syllabus for Pharmacy (Pharma) for 2021 regulation curriculum has been taken from the Anna Universities official website and presented for the Pharma students. For course code, course name, number of credits for a course and other scheme related information, do visit full semester subjects post given below.

For Pharmacy 6th Sem scheme and its subjects, do visit Pharma 6th Sem 2021 regulation scheme. For Professional Elective-IV scheme and its subjects refer to Pharma Professional Elective-IV syllabus scheme. The detailed syllabus of safety and disaster management is as follows.

Course Objectives:

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Unit I

Concepts of safety – Hazard classification chemical, physical, mechanical, ergonomics, biological and noise hazards – Hazards from utilities like air, water, steam.

Unit II

HAZOP, job safety analysis – Fault tree analysis – Event tree analysis – Failure modes and effect analysis and relative ranking techniques – Safety audit – Plant inspection – Past accident analysis.

Unit III

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Unit IV

Definition: Disaster, Hazard, Vulnerability, Resilience, Risks – Disasters: Types of disasters – Earthquake, Landslide, Flood, Drought, Fire etc – Classification, Causes, Impacts including social,economic, political, environmental, health, psychosocial, etc.- Differential impacts- in terms of caste, class, gender, age, location, disability – Global trends in disasters: urban disasters,pandemics, complex emergencies, Climate change- Dos and Don’ts during various types of Disasters.

Unit V

Landslide Hazard Zonation: Case Studies, Earthquake Vulnerability Assessment of Buildings and Infrastructure: Case Studies, Drought Assessment: Case Studies, Coastal Flooding: Storm Surge Assessment, Floods: Fluvial and Pluvial Flooding: Case Studies; Forest Fire: Case Studies, ManMade disasters: Case Studies, Space Based Inputs for Disaster Mitigation and Management and field works related to disaster management.

Course Outcomes:

The student will be able to

  1. illustrate the various aspects of industrial safety, hazard identification and control
  2. highlight the various risk management systems in chemical industry.
  3. describe safety procedure and handling of chemicals used in the various process.
  4. differentiate the types of disasters, causes and their impact on environment and society
  5. assess vulnerability and various methods of risk reduction measures as well as mitigation.
  6. draw the hazard and vulnerability profile of India, scenarios in the Indian context, Disaster damage assessment and management process.

Text Books:

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Reference Books:

  1. Geoff Wells, Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment, Butterworth-Heinemann, 1996
  2. L. M. Deshmukh, Industrial Safety Management: Hazard Identification and Risk Control, 1st Edition, McGraw Hill Education (India) Private Limited, 2005
  3. Tushar Bhattacharya, “Disaster Science and Management”, McGraw Hill India Education Pvt. Ltd., 2012.
  4. Gupta Anil K, Sreeja S. Nair. Environmental Knowledge for Disaster Risk Management, NIDM, New Delhi, 2011
  5. Kapur Anu Vulnerable India: A Geographical Study of Disasters, IIAS and Sage Publishers, New Delhi, 2010.

For detailed syllabus of all the other subjects of Pharmacy 6th Sem, visit Pharma 6th Sem subject syllabuses for 2021 regulation.

For all Pharmacy results, visit Anna University Pharma all semester results direct link.

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