AP/DEMS3705 3.0 A: Emergency Management: Field Experience
(Cross-listed to: AP/ADMS3705 3.0A )
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
Placements in the field provide students with the opportunity to apply theories of emergency management in a variety of organizations within the private, public and NGO sectors. Prerequisites: AP/ADMS/DEMS 2700 3.00 and AP/ADMS/DEMS 3701 3.00 with a minimum grade of C+ in each course. Cross-Listing:: AP/ADMS 3705 3.00 Open only to those students enrolled in the Bachelor of Disaster and Emergency Management or the Emergency Management Certificate. Note 1: Students are required to apply for this course and will be selected by the course director based upon their prior demonstrated knowledge and competence. Note 2: Students are responsible for finding their own field placement. The course director will assist students with this on an informal basis. The field experience cannot begin until an Agreement between York University and the Host Institution is signed. Note 3: Students are required to meet with the course director prior to the commencement of the course. The field experience component of this course will require a commitment of 12 hours per week over 11 weeks (132 hours).
- Academic Honesty
- Student Rights and Responsibilities
- Religious Observance
- Grading Scheme and Feedback
- 20% Rule
No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
- Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities