:: Introduction to Fire Protections
(808) 845-9212 (Ph)
|Dates:||01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013|
|Schedule Notes:||This is an online course using the UH System Laulima web site, the HCC server, or a combination.|
|Course Restrictions:||FIRE Majors only.|
|Course Requirements:||Access to email and web browser are required. Before the first day of instruction, email your instructor that you have registered for the course. The starting point for the class is
|Course Prerequisites:||Prerequisite: ENG 22/60 or ESL 23, OR Placement in ENG 100; Placement in MATH 24/50|
|Course Description:||History and philosophy of fire protection. Introduction to fire agencies; current fire legislation, career orientation, recruitment and training programs, classification and pay systems, employee organization. This course is designed as a general background for vocational students, or students not currently in the fire service. May be taken on a CR/N baasis.|
|Textbooks:||Books may be purchased at the HonCC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS|
|Technical Requirements:||The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.
Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
PC with Windows 98, NT, 2000 or XP or a Macintosh II running System 9. Netscape Navigator 7.0 or higher, or Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher; a 56k modem connection (DSL or Roadrunner recommended); an e-mail client; word procession software (e.g. Microsoft Word/Works, Clarisworks, etc.); and basic internet skills (browsing, sending email, saving/sending files.
It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
|Updated:||Wednesday, October 31, 2012 15:25:18|