Required Course Textbook: (This class uses the following Vital Source e-book which is provided through the APUS Bookstore, so there are no links in the classroom.) All test questions will come from this book.
Book Title: Fire Dynamics (2nd Edition)
Publication Info: Pearson (2016)
Authors: Gorbett, G. E., Pharr, J.L. & Rockwell, S. R.
Supplemental Materials: All supplemental materials are found throughout the Lessons.
APA 6th Edition Guides: The APA 6th Ed. Writing Style Guide must be used for all written assignments. You do not need to purchase the book as I have provided several APA 6th Ed. guides in the Lessons.
VitalSource E-book Information: I have provided the necessary information to access the course e-book.
Expectations: I have provided Forum Expectations and Writing Assignment Expectations. Please read them very carefully so that you either meet or exceed my expectations for both.
PowerPoint’s: I have provided PowerPoint’s for each chapter in the book. They provide a brief overview of each chapter.
Supplemental Readings: The supplemental readings give you more insight into some of the Fire Dynamics forum topics. You will not be tested on any information found in the readings. Testing material comes from the textbook.
Supplemental Videos: The supplemental videos give you more insight into some of the Fire Dynamics forum topics. You will not be tested on any information found in the videos. Testing material comes from the textbook.
Supplemental Websites: The supplemental websites give you more insight into some of the Fire Dynamics forum and assignment topics. You will not be tested on any information found on the websites. Testing material comes from the textbook.
Rubrics: I have provided grading Rubric’s for your Forums and your Writing Assignments.
Fire Science Management Library Program Guide: The Fire Science Management Program Guide gives you access to Articles/Journals, Books, Web Resources and Writing/Citing that relates to Fire Science. Please explore this program guide.