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Civil protection

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Course Unit Code050-1114/01
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated5 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle, Second Cycle
Year of Study *
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredWinter, Summer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionEnglish
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
REH0032doc. Ing. David Řehák, Ph.D.
Summary
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Students are familiar with the structure and essence of the functioning of the population protection system and the critical infrastructure system that provides basic life needs. They know the individual subjects of population and critical infrastructure protection. They are orientate in the principles of implementing individual measures to protect the population and critical infrastructure.
Course Contents
1. Civil Protection Terminology
2. History of Civil Defence
3. Geneva Conventions and their Additional Protocols
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
8. Critical Infrastructure and Integrated Protection
9. Critical Infrastructure Resilience
10. Cascading Impact Assessment in a Critical Infrastructure System
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I), 8 June 1977. Available at: https://ihl-databases.icrc.org/ihl/INTRO/470

Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030. Geneva: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2015. 35 p. Available at: http://www.unisdr.org/we/coordinate/sendai-framework

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. Available at: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=URISERV%3Ajl0013

Biringer, B., Vugrin, E., Warren, D. Critical Infrastructure System Security and Resiliency. CRC Press, 2013. 229 p. ISBN 978-1-4665-5750-5. DOI: 10.1201/b14566
Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I), 8 June 1977. Available at: https://ihl-databases.icrc.org/ihl/INTRO/470

Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030. Geneva: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2015. 35 p. Available at: http://www.unisdr.org/we/coordinate/sendai-framework

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. Available at: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=URISERV%3Ajl0013

Biringer, B., Vugrin, E., Warren, D. Critical Infrastructure System Security and Resiliency. CRC Press, 2013. 229 p. ISBN 978-1-4665-5750-5. DOI: 10.1201/b14566
Recommended Reading:
Kratochvilova, D., Rehak, D. Disaster Risk Reduction System at the Regional Level in the Czech Republic. In A Report on the Patterns of Disaster Risk Reduction Actions at Local Level (Background paper in Chapter 2). Geneva, Switzerland: The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2015.

Rehak, D., Senovsky, P., Hromada, M., Lovecek, T., Novotny, P. Cascading Impact Assessment in a Critical Infrastructure System. International Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection, 2018, Vol. 22, pp. 125-138. ISSN 1874-5482. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcip.2018.06.004

Rehak, D., Senovsky, P., Hromada, M., Lovecek, T., Novotny, P. Cascading Impact Assessment in a Critical Infrastructure System. International Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection, 2018, Vol. 22, pp. 125-138. ISSN 1874-5482. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcip.2018.06.004
Kratochvilova, D., Rehak, D. Disaster Risk Reduction System at the Regional Level in the Czech Republic. In A Report on the Patterns of Disaster Risk Reduction Actions at Local Level (Background paper in Chapter 2). Geneva, Switzerland: The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2015.

Rehak, D., Senovsky, P., Hromada, M., Lovecek, T., Novotny, P. Cascading Impact Assessment in a Critical Infrastructure System. International Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection, 2018, Vol. 22, pp. 125-138. ISSN 1874-5482. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcip.2018.06.004

Rehak, D., Senovsky, P., Hromada, M., Lovecek, T., Novotny, P. Cascading Impact Assessment in a Critical Infrastructure System. International Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection, 2018, Vol. 22, pp. 125-138. ISSN 1874-5482. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcip.2018.06.004
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Individual consultations
Assesment methods and criteria
Tasks are not Defined