44.576 Counterterrorism Policies and Strategies

Counterterrorism Policies and Strategies

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 37105
Status Active

This course examines the formulation and implementation of U.S. national strategies for combating terrorism, protecting critical infrastructure, and preventing the proliferation of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapons or materials that could be used by terrorists. Students will develop an understanding of the structure and operations of key federal agencies, state and local fusion centers, and examine the political, legal, moral and ethical issues of countering modern terrorism threats.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: CRIM.571 (44.549) Domestic Terrorism and Violence Extremism, or CRIM.572 (44.526) Comparative Terrorism and Counterterrorism. or Permission of Instructor.