Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Personal Safety:Preparing for Natural Disasters
S317 | 6792 | J. Marsischky


An introduction to the techniques and processes for
disaster hazard assessment, disaster risk management, and emergency
preparedness, control, and recovery as they affect Personal Safety.
The
primary focus of the course will be Natural Disasters, but will
include
Technological Emergencies and Disasters, and Terrorism Threats.
National,
regional, and local level disasters will be examined.

Textbook: None: Students use lecture notes and various web sites for
their
information sources to complete course requirements