The purpose of this unit is to review the information learned in the second three units (Chapters 7 and 8 of the Crawford textbook: Fire Prevention: A Comprehensive Approach and Chapters 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the Sachs textbook: Terrorism Emergency Response : A workbook for responders), and apply this knowledge in the preparation of your Article Critique assignment.
The purpose of this activity is to investigate a professional journal in the field of fire prevention that interests you. The objective of your critique is to find an article and compare the information in the article to what you have been learning in class. Critique the article in terms of how the information within the article supports or disproves material that you have learned in this course. Please include the following topics in your critique of the selected article:
·A brief summary of the article and why you choose it. A statement about the article’s topic and how it relates to the course. A summary of how the information in the article will impact the future of fire prevention.
·In the conclusion state how you can use the information today.
The selected article should not be more than four years old. The completed assignment should be no more than two pages in length, and should include the article link or reference. Requires that students use the APA format in writing course papers, therefore the APA rules for formatting, quoting, paraphrasing, citing, and listing of sources must be followed.