Policing and Security (CPS)

Policing

Acquire standard, ethical, policing practices, procedures, and technologies to ensure public security, maintain stability, reduce crime, and ensure public confidence.

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INSTRUCTORS:

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Dr. Andrew McInnes
Assistant Professor - Program Chair Policing and Security Science
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Dr. Jonathan Alexander Kearney
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, CPSM
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Ebrahim Sulaiman Ebrahim AlBlooshi
Assistant Lecturer, CPSM
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Dr. Douglas Edward Abrahamson
Assistant Professor, CPSM
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Dr. Mohamed Khalifa Al Ali
Assistant Professor - Adjunct, CPSM Program

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The Policing and Security program consists of courses surrounding the management of police operations in the United Arab Emirates and includes leadership, crime investigation, community policing, strategic planning, and command of operations. Through a combination of lecture, discussion, simulation exercises, and applied real-world scenarios, students learn team organization, professional ethics, interagency operations, and resilience through the core principles of contemporary relevance, integration, cooperation, multi-agency coordination, and interoperability. Graduates are leaders who contribute to the safety, security, defence, emergency preparedness, and crisis management (SSDEC) for resilience of the nation.

The program prepares graduates as leaders of a multidisciplinary team in the application of standard, ethical, policing practices, procedures, and technologies to ensure public security by identifying threats, assessing risk, and implementing organizational, interagency solutions to maintain stability, reduce crime, and ensure public confidence in the resilience of the nation.

PEO1.  Have relevant technological skills, knowledge, and abilities for employment as a manager in the SSDEC sector.

PEO2.  Work, lead, and communicate effectively in a team to achieve common goals.

PEO3.  Apply standard, ethical practices, procedures, and technologies to collect information, identify threats, assess risk, and develop effective programs.

PEO4.  Implement organizational, interagency solutions to strengthen the SSDEC community and build national resilience capacities.

PEO5.  Expand knowledge and capabilities through continuing education, certification, or other lifelong learning opportunities.

PEO6.  Fulfil civic duties and responsibilities through local, national, or global service.

PLO1.  Effectively communicate SSDEC matters using oral, written, and presentation methods.

PLO2.  Critically evaluate the legal, social, and ethical implications related to SSDEC management.

PLO3.  Apply analytical and critical thinking skills to resolve complex situations and problems related to SSDEC.

PLO4.  Apply science, mathematics, and information technology for SSDEC data collection, analysis, and problem resolution.

PLO5.  Research contemporary SSDEC issues, emergent threats, challenges, and the broader context related to international response.

PLO6.  Demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills necessary to support multi-agency cooperation.

PLO7.  Apply techniques, skills, and SSDEC based standards necessary for professional practice.

PLO8.  Demonstrate responsibility for self-improvement and recognize the need for life-long learning.

PLO9.  Design innovative organizational systems and programs to enhance resilience in real-world examples and scenarios.

PLO10. Apply processes and methodologies for risk assessment and management.

PLO11. Formulate systems, processes and programs to meet desired needs in the management of community focused police operations across the United Arab Emirates.

PLO12. Demonstrate an understanding of the need to contribute to the safety of the region by addressing the empowerment and protection of its people.

PLO13. Contribute to regional stability by continuously improving learning activities in a rapidly changing world to ensure the UAE remains ahead of evolving threats and dangers.

PLO14. Demonstrate an understanding of the importance in implementing an ethical and human rights based approach to policing in the UAE.

60cr Associate / Diploma Qualification

Semester 1Semester 2
CodeName

Crdt

CodeName

Crdt

GEGED 1

3

GEGED 4

3

GEGED 2

3

GEGED 5

3

GEGED 3

3

CPS210Police Leadership

3

SEC100Intro to SSDEC Management

3

CPS211Human Rights and Ethics

3

CPS121Introduction to CPSM

3

CPS122Introduction to Crime Scenes

3

Semester 3Semester 4
CodeName

Crdt

CodeName

Crdt

GEGED 6

3

CPS310Child Protection

3

CPS315Law and Criminal Justice Studies

3

SEC290Innovative Prj in SSDEC Mgt

3

CPS311Organisational Culture and Policing

3

CPS312Road Policing and Public Safety

3

CPS221Community Policing

3

CPS214Effective Crime Investigation

3

CPS324Emotional Intel & Personal Resilience

3

Elective Course

3

 

120cr Bachelor of Science Qualification

Semester 5Semester 6
CodeName

Crdt

CodeName

Crdt

GEGED 7

3

GEGED 9

3

GEGED 8

3

GEGED 10

3

CPS213HR Studies – Dev People

3

CPS314Criminology

3

GP2120Intro. to BCM in the UAE

3

GP4130Applied Stakeholder Analysis

3

CPS411Command of Major Operations

3

Elective Course

3

Semester 7Semester 8
CodeName

Crdt

CodeName

Crdt

GEGED 11

3

GEGED 12

3

GP4120Advanced Research & Study Skills

3

SEC490Project in SSDEC Management

3

GP3220Workplace Secondment

3

CPS422Advanced CPSM

3

GP3230Strategic Planning

3

GP4140Understanding Strategic Threats

3

Elective Course

3

Elective Course

3