Aug 18, 2019  
2017-2018 Official General Catalog 
2017-2018 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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HLS 210 - Special Security Issues

This course will cover a wide range of topics in Homeland Security related to transportation, border, and maritime security; executive protection; emergency communications; and infrastructure protection.

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Required in a degree/certificate program

Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Identify and recognize critical infrastructures that are potential targets of terrorist attacks.
2.  Understand the difficulty in assessing and evaluating potential terrorist attacks.
3.  Describe various homeland security related activities the nation's organizations (federal, county, state, local, tribal, territorial, and non-government) participate in and the types of assistance they provide.
4.  Understand the definition of cybersecurity and the roles government agencies have in maintaining cybersecurity and protecting critical infrastructures.
5.  Discuss transportation safety and security.

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