FIRE 2213: Fire Behavior and Combustion

Introduction to the broad range of factors that cause a fire. The basics of fire chemistry and physics, ignition, fire growth, spread, and suppression are covered.










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Credit Hours

3 credit hours (3 lecture hours)


Fire Science 1100 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent or consent of instructor.

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.