UNIV 310 - Foundations in Homeland Security and Disaster Preparedness

Introduction to the field of homeland security and disaster preparedness. Discussion of the types of disasters: naturally occurring (earthquakes and hurricanes); human made (acts of terrorism, violence, and chemical releases); and business interruption (power outages, transportations issues). Emphasis on hazard recognition, planning, mitigation, response, and recovery from a disaster.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ:  At least sophomore standing.

Credits: 3

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