Homeland Security Threat Strategy   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

DSC 1562 - Homeland Security Threat Strategy


This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the major issues associated with responding to terrorism.  Students will learn techniques to measure, monitor and predict natural hazards and to help build resilience to hazards.  The course focuses on the threat of terrorism to the United States and presents skills necessary to develop programs to reduce losses from future disaters and other natural and man-made hazards by the use of threat analysis.  The course will also assess the relatiuve effectiveness of anti-terrorist activities.
Prerequisites: DSC 1006, ENC 1101, MAT 1033 or higher.
Corequisites: None.

Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.