050-0925/02 – Population Protection (OOb DSP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Civil ProtectionCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. David Řehák, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. David Řehák, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
REH0032 doc. Ing. David Řehák, Ph.D.
SME71 doc. Ing. Marek Smetana, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 0+0
Part-time Examination 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The history of civil protection in the Czech Republic, the place and role of population protection in the current security environment. Civil emergency planning and population protection in the European Union countries and NATO. International humanitarian law and legislation of the population protection. A set of activities and procedures to minimize the negative impacts of emergencies and crisis situations on the health and lifes of people and their living conditions. Mechanism of warning, evacuation, sheltering and emergency survival of the population. Population protection in emergency and crisis plans.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Other activities

Summary

The subject provides comprehensive knowledge about the population protection in the context of the critical infrastructure resilience at the international level. Particular attention is paid to failures in the critical infrastructure system and their direct, cascading and synergistic impacts on the population. The protection of the population due to disruption or failure of critical infrastructure is addressed in the context of the disaster risk reduction system at the regional level.

Compulsory literature:

ŘEHÁK, D., MARTÍNEK, B., LEGIERSKÁ, P. Population Protection in the Context of Current Security Threats. 2nd edit. Ostrava: Association of Fire & Safety Engineering, 2019. 233 p. ISBN 978-80-7385-220-7. ŘEHÁK, D., HROMADA, M., ŠENOVSKÝ, P. Critical Infrastructure Resilience: Theory, Principles, Methods. 1st edit. Ostrava: Association of Fire & Safety Engineering, 2019. 107 p. ISBN 978-80-7385-224-5. UNITED NATIONS. Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030. Geneva: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2015. 35 p.

Recommended literature:

HORLICK-JONES, T., AMENDOLA, A., CASALE, R. Natural Risk and Civil Protection. 1st edit. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 1995. 554 p. ISBN 978-0419199700. EUROPEAN UNION. Council Directive 2008/114/EC of 8 December 2008 on the identification and designation of European Critical infrastructures and the assessment of the need to improve their protection. VIDRIKOVÁ, D., BOC, K., DVOŘÁK, Z., ŘEHÁK, D. Critical Infrastructure and Integrated Protection. 1st edit. Ostrava: Association of Fire & Safety Engineering, 2017. 174 p. ISBN 978-80-7385-190-3. BIRINGER, B., VUGRIN, E., WARREN, D. Critical Infrastructure System Security and Resiliency. 1st edit. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2013. 229 p. ISBN 978-1-4665-5750-5. DOI: 10.1201/b14566

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

The doctoral subject can not specify further requirements. This is a specific topic of the student's dissertation.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Terminology 2. History of Civil Defence 3. Geneva Conventions 4. European Civil Protection 5. Population Protection & Crisis Management 6. Disaster Risk Reduction System at the Regional Level in the Czech Republic 7. Council Directive 2008/114/EC of 8 December 2008 on the identification and designation of European critical infrastructures and the assessment of the need to improve their protection 8. Critical Infrastructure Resilience 9. Critical Infrastructure and Integrated Protection 10. Cascading and synergistic effects of failures in a critical infrastructure system

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
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