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HLS-420 Homeland Security: Preparedness, Prevention and Deterrence

This course focuses on how strategic planning, incident control systems and intelligence techniques combine to provide the necessary foundation for anti-terrorism and emergency preparedness. Topics covered include infrastructure protection, National Incident Management System, threat and vulnerability assessments, information sharing, resource planning and other issues relating to terrorism prevention and deterrence.

Advisory: To be successful in this course, students should have earned 6 credits in homeland security or have comparable knowledge and experience.

Study Methods:

Online Courses (HLS-420-OL):
Feb 2020,  Mar 2020,  Apr 2020,  May 2020,  Jun 2020

Semester Hours: 3

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