The necessity of offering higher education in fire and safety engineering in Hong Kong

Wan Ki Chow, W.Y. Hung, C.W. Leung, Che Heng Gigi Lui, Nai Kong Fong

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Abstract

论述了在香港提供消防与安全工程研究生教育的必要性,为了培养高质量人才,消防与安全工程高等教育的科目应当包括消防工程学和安全工程学(如火灾动力学),用于建筑设计的计算机火灾模拟,消防工程系统,火灾安全管理立法因素,用于火灾安全管理的设计事项,建造的安全因素,职业安全和人类工程学,事故防范、危害评估和控制,安全管理系统和安全审核。而这些重要课程的质量提高都强烈依赖于相关研究的进展。||The necessity of providing higher education in Fire and Safety Engineering in Hong Kong will be discussed in this paper. Subjects including Fire Engineering and Safety Engineering such as Fire Dynamics; Computational Fire Modelling for Building Design; Fire Engineering System; Legislation Aspects of Fire Safety Management; Design Considerations for Fire Safety Management; Safety Aspects in Construction; Occupational Health and Ergonomics; Accident Prevention, Hazard Assessment and Control; and Safety Management Systems and Safety Auditing should be offered.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)186-195
Number of pages10
Journal火灾科学 (Fire safety science)
Volume13
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2004

Keywords

  • Higher education
  • Fire and safety engineering
  • Hong Kong

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