Homeland Security (CJHS.S.STC)

29.0 Credit Hours

This Short-Term Certificate will provide students with an overview of homeland security practices, policies and programs in homeland security.

Program Outcomes

  • Utilizes creative and critical thinking skills by addressing Criminal Justice Science issues/problems by using acceptable problem-solving strategies and techniques, research, analyzing, synthesizing, evaluation/assessment and adaptation.
  • Demonstrates the ability to transfer pedagogical classroom experiences into the world of work, and the continuance of life-long learning practices.
  • Demonstrates a sense of values, citizenship and community toward oneself and others, and works effectively independently and collaboratively with diverse populations in adverse conditions.
  • Exemplify high standards of Criminal Justice Science professionalism, leadership, citizenship, ethical responsibility, employment qualifications, fitness standards, stewardship of resources and time management.
  • Demonstrates a proficient use of technology and information literacy fundamentals, and applies comprehensive knowledge specific to the Criminal Justice profession and the processes involved in responding appropriately to assorted scenarios, writings, projects and assessments.
  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills; communicates effectively with all constituents of the Criminal Justice system who are involved in the criminal justice process, and incorporates the standard communications models (sending, receiving, analyzing and responding)

Curriculum

BIS 1120: Introduction to Software Applications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1101: Introduction to Criminal Justice Science View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1102: Constitutional Law View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1110: Interrogation, Documentation & Testimony View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1155: Homeland Security Issues & Administration View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2111: Ethics & Professionalism in Criminal Justice View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2130: Terrorism & Counter-Terrorism View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2205: Introduction to Criminal Investigation & Forensic Science View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
EMS 1100: Emergency Medical Responder Lecture & Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
OPT 2211: Industrial Risk Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
SCC 1101: First Year Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
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