NATIONAL RESPONSE FRAMEWORK
Module 2 – Case U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) Case Assignment
DHS and Points of DOD Involvement
Command and Control in the Homeland (C2)
What is meant by a bottom-up approach? Shouldn’t those with more knowledge and authority be in command?
Four C2 options are available to our military and civilian leadership. What are they? Paraphrase. Give example of each.
Department of Defense Support to Domestic Incidents
At what point would the military be involved in a terrorist attack? Give example. Use citations to back up your statements.
DHS Website: Locate the Five Homeland Security Missions. Which mission(s) would DOD be involved? Give examples.Assignment Expectations
Length: This Case Assignment should be 3-5 pages, not counting the title page and references.
References: At least two references should be included from academic sources (e.g., peer-reviewed journal articles). Required readings are included. Quoted material should not exceed 10% of the total paper (since the focus of these assignments is critical thinking). Use your own words and build on the ideas of others. When material is copied verbatim from external sources, it MUST be enclosed in quotes. The references should be cited within the text and listed at the end of the assignment in the References section (preferably in APA format).
Organization: Subheadings should be used to organize your paper according to question.
Grammar and Spelling: While no points are deducted for minor errors, assignments are expected to adhere to standard guidelines of grammar, spelling, punctuation, and sentence syntax. Points may be deducted if grammar and spelling impact clarity.