Principles of Emergency Management

Course Type: 
PPH
Code: 
7640
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Course provides an understanding of the phenomena of disasters and management of disaster impacts, as well as an understanding of the emergency management system, currently in place in the US, which serves as a model for developing systems worldwide. Analysis of the National Incident Management System for disaster/crisis/consequence management will be done through case studies, lecture, and independent study that will provide insight into emergency management and the role public health plays.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: Public Health - MPH.