96-814-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

96-814  Design, Construcrtion and Operation of a Mobile EOC

In this course students will apply their knowledge of disaster management and modern telecommunications to develop specifications for a mobile Emergency Operations Center for a small community and will design and conduct a simulated exercise of their design.  The emphasis will be on designing a capability that is useful, rapidly deployable and maintainable in a hypothetical mid-sized Turkish town or community.  The last two weeks of the course will involve a study in the student's home country of the applicability of the learned techniques, and a final presentation at a technology showcase.

Credit units: 12

Prerequisites: Previous or concurrent enrollment in 96-813 Modern Emergency Communications Technology and Methods 

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