Description

A multidisciplinary investigation into the major societal issue of increasing impacts of natural hazards. Examines property damage and loss of life caused by geologic hazards (earthquakes, landslides, volcanoes), meteorological hazards (hurricanes, tornadoes, floods), and others (fires, technological hazards, biohazards). A major focus will be on social science issue of planning, politics, economics and their control on management of high hazard areas, vulnerability assessments, and mitigation.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00

Semesters

  • Spring 2017
  • Spring 2017 Semester
    Spring 2017 Semester
    Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
    Risk Assessment David Bush Carrollton 01W No syllabus available