EMAP 1345. HAZARD MITIGATION AND DEBRIS MANAGEMENT
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Hazard mitigation process and available methodologies which, when applied, will contribute to reducing the vulnerability of a jurisdiction. Includes an in-depth study of potential funding mechanisms including the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.

EMAP 1371. MULTI-AGENCY COORDINATION SYSTEMS AND EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTERS
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Explore multi-agency coordination at the local, State and Federal levels of government. Examine the interface between Incident Command and the Emergency Operations Center (EOC). Explore the role, design, and functions of EOCs and their relationships as components of the Multi-Agency Coordination System (MACS). This class is a combination of existing FEMA/TDEM courses: IS- 701, G-191, G-775.

EMAP 1400. PRINCIPLES OF BASIC EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
(LECTURE 4, LAB 0). CREDIT 4. WECM.

Overview of the Texas Emergency Management System and the concepts of emergency management and its integration of systems, basic definitions, identification of hazards, role of the local emergency manager, including interaction among various government entities. This course is equivalent to the Texas Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency courses G230 and G610.

EMAP 1440. DISASTER EXERCISE DESIGN AND EVALUATION
(LECTURE 4, LAB 0). CREDIT 4. WECM.

Twelve-step process in the development of emergency management exercises, beginning with assessing a jurisdiction's exercise needs and continuing through criteria-based evaluation and after-action reporting. Provides students with detailed information concerning the system for command, control, and coordination of emergency response. This course is equivalent to the Texas Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Management Agency course G920.

EMAP 2300. DEVELOPING VOLUNTEER RESOURCES AND DECISION MAKING
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Management of volunteer services. Emphasizes decision-making, problem solving, and effective donation management planning and implementation. This course is equivalent to the Texas Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency courses G241 and G288.

EMAP 2301. LEADERSHIP AND EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Analysis of personal and group dynamics in an emergency management setting. Examines the interpretation of the spoken and unspoken word and the effective utilization of public information processes of print, radio, and television media. This course is equivalent to the Texas Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency courses G240 and G242.

EMAP 2302. MANAGING MASS CASUALTY AND FATALITY INCIDENTS
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Disaster scene control involving large numbers of casualties and fatalities; coordination of the responding agencies. Includes observation and critique of mass casualty disaster drills and critical incident stress debriefing.

EMAP 2355. DISASTER RECOVERY
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Policies, concepts, and procedures of recovery. Addresses the various federal and state assistance programs. Emphasizes coordination of damage assessment, preparing documentation, and recovery procedures. This course is equivalent to the Texas Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency course G620.

EMAP 2386. INTERNSHIP - EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
(LECTURE 0, INTR 15). CREDIT 3. WECM.

A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer.

HMSY 2337. MAN UNIFIED INCIDENT COMMAND MANAGING A UNIFIED INCIDENT COMMAND
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

A study of the common set of procedures of the unified incident command system for organizing personnel, facilities, equipment, and communications to successfully coordinate multi-agency response. Includes the identification and application of key roles and functional responsibilities for professionally managing multi-agency incidents. Also covers one or more practical application exercises and/or scenarios.

PBAD 2341. LEGAL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC MANAGEMENT
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. WECM.

A study of the organizational structure of the judicial systems, conducting legal research, and interpreting legal decisions. Topics include administrative law, contract law, civil procedures, and the regulatory process.