|NVCC 2001-2002 Catalog|
|FIRE SCIENCE ADMINISTRATION|
|Fire Science Investigation Specialization AN|
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Purpose: This curriculum is designed for persons seeking employment or currently employed in the fire service, desiring to specialize in the areas of fire prevention and/or fire investigation. Course objectives include national standards for fire prevention and investigation officers, insurance investigation, and public education on fire safety.
Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Fire Science Administration with a Specialization in Fire Science Investigation = 65.
To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.
1 Please consult your program head or faculty advisor before selecting your MTH course.
2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
3 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). Fire science students are encouraged to choose from psychology or sociology.
4 The Natural Science elective may be selected from CHM 101-102 or 111-112.
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