2018-2019 Pierce College Catalog 
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2018-2019 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Homeland Security Emergency Management Certificate Course Map

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Created by Pierce faculty, this map outlines the initial coursework for this career field. It provides you a clear path to complete your certificate by listing a specific set of courses relevant to your program and career. The map is designed with the appropriate number of credits and meets certificate requirements. Courses are organized in a recommended sequence; please schedule accordingly. If a course is unavailable, select the next appropriate course within the sequence. For each course, a purpose statement explains how the content relates to your career field. On this map, there may be instances when you will be required to select a course from several options. Use these purpose statements and notes to choose the course that best aligns with your interests and needs. You will also find action items to complete to assure you progress and graduate on time. While this map is a great guide to courses required to complete the Homeland Security Emergency Management, you are responsible for fulfilling all certificate requirements. Questions? Your Success Network is ready to help you!

1. Introduction to Homeland Security Emergency Management

2. Basic Incident Command System

3. All Hazards Emergency Planning

4. Technology in Homeland Security Emergency Management

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5. Public Information Officer

6. Emergency Response Awareness to Terrorism

7. Public Administration

  • Course purpose: This course ties together many of the previous courses in examining the roles of policy, technology, social media, public information and planning into the HSEM position at many public sector jurisdictional levels. The course is an introduction to the role of public administration with HSEM.

8. Homeland Security Emergency Management Special Topics

Total Credits: 24-28

Program Code: 966C

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