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| FIRE101 syllabus
|COURSE NUMBER: ||FIRE101|
|COURSE TITLE:||Techniques of Fire Fighting (Module B)|
|SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:||3|
|STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:|
|DELIVERY MODE:|| |
This course will provide the basic knowledge of emergency medical care, building construction, forcible entry and the rescue process. Practical evaluations included.
This course is not available for web registration.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
At completion of this course, the student will acquire a basic knowledge and operation of Ladders, Hose & Appliances, Water Supply, Forcible Entry and Ventilation.TOPICAL OUTLINE:
Hose & Appliances
VentilationTEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
National Fire Protection Association, International Association of Fire Chiefs,Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills
, Jones and Bartlett, 2nd edition, 2004.EVALUATION:
Scheduled quizzes over assigned materials will be given as well as a comprehensive final exam.
The final exam will count as one-third of final grade. Students will be graded on
class participation as well.
Final Exam 30%
Midterm Exam 25%
Student Project 20%
|STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:||Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://dacc.edu/student-handbook|
|DISABILITY SERVICES:||Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 113. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.|