|NVCC 1997-1998 Catalog|
|FIRE SCIENCE ADMINISTRATION|
|Associate in Applied Science Degree||AN|
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Purpose: The overall goal of the program is to prepare individuals for entry or advancement in the fire service or a related field by providing them with knowledge of the fire protection profession and giving them the general education necessary to function and advance in one of these professions.
Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Fire Science Administration = 65.
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 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
3 Fire science students may select ENG 115 or ENG 116 as an alternative to ENG 112 where technical writing may be of greater benefit.
4 Fire science students may select IST 100, IST 117, RPK 200, or any higher level computer class to satisfy the requirements for computer literacy.
5 Science elective may be selected from: CHM 101, CHM 111, PHY 101, PHY 102, or PHY 201.
6 Social science courses 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 for their social science electives.
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