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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: FIS                                     Course Number: 257                                    
Course Title: Fire Dynamics
Subject: Fire Science
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course provides an introduction to the science of ignition, spread and development of fire. The theories of heat transfer, flame spread, flashover, and smoke development will be studied. Computer models of fire and smoke development/migration will be utilized.

Prerequisite: ENGL 101; FIS 101.
  
Start Date:    06/27/2005                         End Date: