FIRE 206 :: Building Construction For Fire Protection
Spring 2013 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 24090
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Richard Rhode
rrhode@hawaii.edu
(808) 845-9450 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013
Course Restrictions: FIRE majors only.
Course Requirements: Before the first day of instruction, email your instructor that you have registered for the course. The starting point for the class is
<https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal>.
Course Prerequisites: Recommended Prep: FIRE 100 and FIRE 102

Prerequisite: "C" or higher in ENG 22/60 or ESL 23, OR Placement in ENG 100; Placement in MATH 24/50
Course Description: This course provides the components of building construction that relate to fire and life safety. The focus of the course is on firefighter safety. The elements of construction and design of structures are shown to be key factors when inspecting buildings, preplanning fire operations, and operating at emergencies.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Honolulu CC 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. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. 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:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

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
Additional Notes: Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/webctfacultysupport/laulimastudentorientation/
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/webct_studentfaq.htm
https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal/site/!gateway/page/83b830e4-c4e8-4956-802c-d15534187267
Updated: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 16:10:12