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COLLEGE OF BUILT ENVIRONMENTS
URBAN DESIGN AND PLANNING
STRATEGIC PLANNING FOR CRITICAL INFRASTR

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SPCI 505 Epidemiology of Biological and Chemical Hazards Mitigation I: Principles (3)
Introduction to epidemiology: surveillance for detection of outbreaks, outbreak investigation, and control for infectious agents, toxins, and chemicals. Case studies are drawn from actual outbreaks illustrating these essential epidemiological methods. Examines problem-solving techniques. Credit/no-credit only.
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SPCI 506 Strategic Planning Practicum I (3)
Uses case-based and problem-based approaches to teach the techniques of planning, decision-making, and analysis common to critical infrastructures.
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SPCI 510 Strategic Planning Practicum II (3)
Second in a three-course sequence that uses case-based and problem-based approaches to teach the techniques of planning, decision-making, and analysis common to critical infrastructures. Credit/no-credit only.
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SPCI 511 Business Continuity Planning (3)
Introduces safeguards that organizations can employ to ensure they survive a disaster, using examples from government services, banking and finance. Presents specifics of disaster/crisis management, business impact analysis, contingency planning, continuity of operations, and risk reduction tools. Examines lessons learned from 9/11.
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SPCI 513 Strategic Planning Practicum III (3) Whittington
Uses case-based and problem-based approaches to teach the techniques of planning, decision-making, and analysis common to critical infrastructures. Third in a three-course sequence. Offered: WS.
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SPCI 515 Capstone (4) Whittington
Culminating course where students select one of several problem-solving methods (problem-based case, tabletop exercise, research paper) and complete a final project focusing on a real-world problem. Requires mastery of the methodological skills and infrastructure knowledge taught in the program.
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SPCI 598 Special Topics (1-4, max. 12)
Systematic study of specialized subject matter. Topics vary for each quarter, depending upon current interest and needs, and are announced in the preceding quarter.
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