VQB5612 - Scientific Principles for Fire Professionals
|1.||Articulate appropriate responses to a variety of building fire safety events|
|2.||Assess the fire safety and associated risks of a building|
|3.||Evaluate various fire safety system options and analyse how these systems affect building fire safety; and|
|4.||Critically review the role and capabilities of fire brigade and assess occupational health and safety issues related to fire fighting and rescue operations.|
|Test||In class, close book, MCQ/SA type Tests (4)||35%|
|Assignment||Assignments (3) on Fire Dynamics and Behaviours of Structures under Heat/Fire||45%|
|Report||Fire detection and suppression||20%|
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