EM 130: Technology and Emergency Management

Credits 3
Quarter Offered

This class provides a detailed overview of the application of technology in emergency management. Students will learn how to effectively use technology in all phases of disaster. This class may include students from multiple sections. (Formerly HSEM 130)


2.0 or higher or concurrent enrollment in EM 102 or EM 105

  1. Compare the range of technologies available for emergency management use.
  2. Research the potential impact of new technologies on emergency management.
  3. Use current technology and data to complete a project.
  4. Identify legal, ethical, and social elements in the deployment of technology.
  5. Demonstrate a working level knowledge of developments in technology.