DSC4008 Public Safety Policy and the Law

This course will include an overview of homeland security laws and regulations, public safety requirements and policies, privacy rights in the context of security concerns, human resource issues, organizational structure and management priorities. Students will explore the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) role in policy, law and management of manmade disasters. Local and regional perspectives pertinent to criminal justice agencies will be examined.

Prerequisite or corequisite: DSC 3600.

Terms Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Credits: 3.00

Classes not offered for selected criteria.

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.