FSMT288 - Community Risk Reduction for the Fire and Emergency Services
Course Code: FSMT288 Course ID: 4845 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course provides a theoretical framework for the understanding of the ethical, sociological, organizational, political, and legal components of community risk reduction, and a methodology for the development of a comprehensive community risk reduction plan.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|03/30/20 - 09/04/20||09/07/20 - 11/01/20||Summer 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
|06/29/20 - 12/04/20||12/07/20 - 01/31/21||Fall 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
CO-1 Understand and explain the different components involved in community risk reduction.
CO-2 Produce a comprehensive community risk reduction plan.
CO-3 Compare and contrast different community intervention strategies for risk reduction.
CO-4 Assess different risk reduction programs.
|Introduction Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 2 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 3 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 4 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 5 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 6 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 7 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 8 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 4 Paper||17.50 %|
|Week 8 Paper||32.50 %|
|Week 1 Quiz||5.00 %|
|Final Exam||25.00 %|
|FSMT288 Final Exam||25.00 %|
- America Burning – The Report of the National Commission of Fire Prevention and Control. FEMA. (1973).
- America Burning Revisited. FEMA. (1987).
- America at Risk - America Burning Recommissioned. FEMA. (2002).
- Public Fire Education Planning: A Five Step Process. FEMA. (2008).
- Risk Management Practices in the Fire Services. FEMA. (1996).
- Additional supplemental readings will be utilized throughout the course.
|Book Title:||Various resources from Trefry Library and/or the Open Web are used. Links provided inside the classroom.|
Not current for future courses.