2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin

SEC 331 Maritime Security and Safety

3 hours 

This course will offer the opportunity to explore the security, safety and environmental protection of New York Harbor and other international venues. It will identify the importance of global waterways and look at the security, safety and environmental issues associated with the vital elements of the international economy and the people who work with the maritime industry. The course will explore regulations, vulnerabilities, and threats relating to commercial maritime transportation, including cargo and seaport security as well as issues of piracy, drug smuggling, terrorism and international disputes.




ENG 201


Note: Course participants may join in the USCG Auxiliary University Program Security, Fire and Emergency Management Detachment during this course and apply the many principles of maritime security in actual, practical settings.