Description: This course is an introduction to the field of emergency management. It provides a foundation for those just entering the profession, or practitioners enhancing their skills to function effectively within the emergency management system in the United States. Students will be introduced to the principles and practices of emergency management, including the concepts of prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Spring 2019 Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Prerequisite: Junior Status or higher or pursuing a certificate within the Department of Public Administration and Justice Studies