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CRIM.2120 Weapons of Mass Destruction (Formerly 44.212)

Id: 030825 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


This course will center on Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and their potential use by terrorists to obtain their goals. We will explore the origins, development and weaponization of Chemical, Biological, Nuclear and Radiological Systems and Devices. The course content is designed particularly for the First Responder to such incidents of WMD. The class will focus on the preparation and execution of plans and policies to counter this threat.

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