Gain insight into the background and science behind explosives and the basics of emergency response with the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Associate Degree (AD) at the American Public University.
This explosive ordnance disposal associate degree online program explores the historical development, science, methods, and practices of explosive ordnance detection and disposal. As a student in APU’s AS in Explosive Ordnance Disposal, you will investigate emergency responses to terrorist acts and national security.
This degree is useful for individuals with professional interests in explosive ordnance disposal, including first responders, hazmat technicians, military, and law enforcement professionals.
What You Will Do
- Study the electricity and electronics typically found in hazardous devices
- Describe specific milestones in relation to discovery, invention, and use of various explosives
- Restate the principles and theories of fundamental concepts of electricity, physics, and chemistry as they apply to explosive devices
- Explain the safety precautions to observe when conducting operations that involve hazardous devices
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- Chemistry of Explosives
- History of Explosive Ordnance Disposal
- Electronics, Electricity, and Explosives
- Explosive Incident Assessment: Methods, Practices, Protocols
- 2 months
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DisciplinesPhysics Chemistry Electronics & Embedded Technology View 7 other Masters in Physics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
$250 with military grant
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