DSC4554 Critical Infrastructure Protection

This course introduces students to the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) process to secure effective protection of people, physical entities and cyber-based systems. This course guides leaders in the systematic protection of critical infrastructures. Topics include decision sequences, time-efficient and resource-restrained practices that ensure protection continuity of operations, as well as mission success. Included will be an investigation of the importance of risk analysis and an introduction to the procedures for community hazard assessments. Topics related to the design of proper detection and deterrence procedures and equipment will be covered. Particular emphasis will be placed on governing doctrine such as the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), National Response Framework (NRF), National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the National Preparedness Guidelines.

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.