Disaster Victims   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

DSC 1222 - Disaster Victims


This course introduces students to a general overview of terrorism and the potential psychological effect of terrorist events on victims. The course will also address the effects of terrorist events on the emergency responders themselves and offer specific techniques that the responders can use in responding to victims and other responders. Additionally, the course will explore how disaster victims are affected and their recovery from terroristic and natural events.
Prerequisites: DSC 1006, ENC 1101, MAT 1033 or higher
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.