HLSS505 - Security Risk Management
Course Code: HLSS505 Course ID: 4522 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
This course introduces students to risk management components including plans and strategies to mitigate risk. Students in this course will examine the role of risk management at the strategic and enterprise levels in the prevention of loss and mitigation of consequences through risk identification and control. This course will allow students to develop and apply risk management techniques to include selection of risk management measures and implementation of those measures.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|05/21/21 - 10/29/21||11/01/21 - 12/26/21||Fall 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|06/28/21 - 12/03/21||12/06/21 - 01/30/22||Fall 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|07/27/21 - 12/31/21||01/03/22 - 02/27/22||Winter 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|08/31/21 - 02/04/22||02/07/22 - 04/03/22||Winter 2022 Session I||8 Week session|
|09/28/21 - 03/04/22||03/07/22 - 05/01/22||Winter 2022 Session D||8 Week session|
|10/26/21 - 04/01/22||04/04/22 - 05/29/22||Spring 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|11/30/21 - 04/29/22||05/02/22 - 06/26/22||Spring 2022 Session I||8 Week session|
|12/28/21 - 06/03/22||06/06/22 - 07/31/22||Spring 2022 Session D||8 Week session|
|01/25/22 - 07/01/22||07/04/22 - 08/28/22||Summer 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|02/22/22 - 07/29/22||08/01/22 - 09/25/22||Summer 2022 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/29/22 - 09/02/22||09/05/22 - 10/30/22||Summer 2022 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/26/22 - 09/30/22||10/03/22 - 11/27/22||Fall 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
CO-1: Explain risk and understand how security risks are aligned with the nation’s critical infrastructures.
CO-2: Examine the nation’s critical infrastructures, asset types, functions, and regulatory structures that correlate to DHS’s policies.
CO-3: Formulate a security risk assessment of a critical infrastructure that impacts homeland security initiatives.
CO-4: Construct a protection strategy for a critical infrastructure.
CO-5: Evaluate the security risk management program development process.
Discussions – 20 percent
Each week, a discussion forum is provided, and posts should reflect an assimilation of the readings. Students are required to provide a substantive initial post by Thursday at 11:59 pm ET (by Sunday for week 1) and respond to two or more classmates by Sunday 11:59 pm ET. Discussion posts are graded on timeliness, relevance, knowledge of the weekly readings, and the quality of original ideas.
Essay Assignment – 30 percent
Risk Model Exercise – 20 Percent
Research Paper – 30 percent
All required readings are located in the Content area of the classroom.
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*|
Not current for future courses.